USA Freediving represents US Freedivers nationally and Team USA internationally. We are an assembly member of AIDA (Association Internationale pour le Développement de l’Apnée), an international governing body for the sport of competitive freediving. To be a member of AIDA International, one must be a member of one of their National Associations, in the US that is USA Freediving, aka AIDA USA.
USA Freediving sanctions all US National Records and competitions, mediates sponsorship for Team USA and promotes safety and participation in the sport of competitive and recreational freediving.
USA Freediving is a federal 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization.
We are a member and sponsor supported organization, headed by an elected Board of Directors. Our members are comprised of professional and recreational freedivers from around the globe, freedive enthusiasts and supporters.
If you’d like to join USA Freediving, please click here and you will be redirected to our membership portal. As an active member, with a $25/ year membership fee, you will be eligible to vote on AIDA submitted vote requests, you will receive official AIDA ranking for any sanctioned competition dives you complete and you will be a part of a community of dedicated freedivers in the US.
Note: USA Freediving was previously known as United States Apnea Association and United States Freediving Association, it is not related to US Freediving Federation.
If you have any questions or comments, please contact us: firstname.lastname@example.org