Sub-Tropical Sea Ape and underwater martial artist. I’m also a freelance writer- Honolulu
I’ll spoil it right here. I stopped breathing for five minutes on purpose. I was training in static apnea, one of the many disciplines in the art of freediving.
First appeared in HanaHou! Magazine.
Four miles off the South Kona coast, bobbing on the surface in five thousand feet of water, we find what we’re looking for: a nine-hundred-pound metal ball moored to the seaﬂoor. Ace backs off…
First published in HanaHou!
If you’ve seen a TV or movie shootout recently, you’ve probably seen my stuff in action,” says Charlie Holdaway, a founding partner of Holatron Systems, which makes wireless…
This piece originally appeared in Hana Hou! magazine in Vol 16. №6, 2013.
It takes a lot to push my fear meter to “terrified,” but my first black-water dive did the trick. Maybe I’m jaded when I say that I’m bored with diving in Hawai‘i. As a divemaster and freediving…