Interview with Moss Burmester

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New Zealand competitor in multiple disciplines Moss Burmester joins us to discuss parallel skills and more from competitive swimming to spearfishing. We learn more about his personal spearfishing journey and the things that keep him pushing for more. Kiwi Olympian #886 Moss has lots of advice and experience training and competing at top levels and so this is a great interview if you share a similar drive. Enjoy:)

Moss Burmester interview on Noob Spearo Spearfishing Podcast

Time Stamps

5:00 Moss’s background and early beginnings spearfishing. Maori Wrasse and other humble spearfishing beginning stories.

10:00 Swimming, becoming serious about competing.

14:00 Joining a spearfishing club and enjoying the acceleration in his improvement.

18:00 20lb Snapper. Do’s and Don’ts for spearfishing snapper

22:00 Toughest Moment – Mum’s near miss and some very practical takeaways!

26:00 Veterans Vault. Transferable skills from high performance competition sports to spearfishing.

  • Nutrition
  • Hydration
  • Ketogenic diet
  • Frame of mind and focus
  • Training programs and resources

Moss Burmester monster New Zealand Yellowtail Kingfish taken spearfishing

48:00 Funniest Moment

50:00 Whats in your divebag Moss?

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53:00 Spearo Q&A

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