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Urge to breath

Discussion in 'Beginner Freediving Q&A' started by Beginnersguide, May 7, 2018.

  1. Beginnersguide

    Beginnersguide New Member

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    10:53 AM
    sometimes when I push my self to a new max hold the intense urge to breath goes in and out so three seconds will feel like hell but the next three feel fine and I find my self sayin this isn’t to bad. Is that a normal response or am I pushing my self to far this is normal breaths to no hyperventilation also these are on land holds sorry I’m a super beginner so terminology is still to be learned.
     
  2. Mark Jeffery

    Mark Jeffery Well-Known Member

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    11:53 AM
    It happens to me - with each contraction comes a few seconds of relief.