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Donny Mac


Donny Mac is Chief Instructor at Freedive Taiwan. Originally from Scotland, he has lived in many countries over the last 16 years and decided to settle in Taiwan 6 years ago.

He did his first courses with Freedive Gili in Indonesia and has completed freediving instructor programs with AIDA International, Molchanovs and SSI.
He is the host of the world’s only dedicated freediving podcast, The Freedive Café, where he interviews the world’s most knowledgeable and interesting freediving personalities. To date he has interviewed more than 100 of the world’s top freedivers, coaches and scientists.

He is madly in love with the ocean and with freediving, and thinks sharing his passion is the best way to live his life.

Donny is committed to providing the highest standards of freediving education while guiding you to your true potential in the ocean with patience and encouragement.

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