Interview with Feargus Callagy
Mad chat about spearfishing and freediving in Ireland with Feargus Callagy! Seals, Basking sharks, becoming an Instructor under Umberto Pelizarri and how the ocean is good for the soul were a few of the highlights. Listen in:)
04:40 Feargus Callagy Introduction
10:00 Apnea Academy Freediving Instructors Courses
17:00 What Feargus’s Spearfishing looks like around Ireland
27:00 Funny story confronting a seal (accidentally) in a cave
29:00 Freediving with Basking Sharks
36:00 More info on spearfishing and freediving conditions in Ireland
47:00 What films and books have inspired you?
50:00 Spearfishing/Freediving: How the Ocean is good for the soul
56:00 Spearfishing clubs and communities in Ireland
64:00 What’s in an Irish Divebag?
70:00 Spearo Q&A
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