Diving

Reuse, Recycle Used Scuba Diving Gear

Reuse, Recycle Used Scuba Diving Gear

8 October, 2014 at 2:00 pm 0 comments

Your PADI certification is good for life, but your dive equipment… maybe not. I recently bid farewell to my first pair of fins. They were hand-me-down blade fins in shade of eyeball-searing pink (not all girls like pink, okay)? The fins had been collecting dust for ages, and a new […]

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5 Fun Ways to Earn a New PADI Card

5 Fun Ways to Earn a New PADI Card

2 October, 2014 at 10:00 am 0 comments

If you’re working towards the PADI Master Scuba Diver rating, you’ll need to take five PADI specialty courses (wreck, dry suit, photography, etc). But if you’re the sort of person who likes to do things a little differently, consider a PADI distinctive specialty course. Distinctive specialties count towards the Master […]

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What’s In Your Logbook?

What’s In Your Logbook?

29 September, 2014 at 2:00 pm 0 comments

A diver’s logbook is the story of their underwater adventures. Here are some of the favorite ways we know of to document your scuba adventures, both digitally and on paper.   Paper logbook Save a piece of currency from the country. Clip off your marine park BCD tag or wristband […]

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Fluorescence – A New Way to Night Dive

Fluorescence – A New Way to Night Dive

27 September, 2014 at 9:00 am 0 comments

I’ll never forget my first night dive. I was a new diver with maybe twenty pages filled in my logbook. I was very wary of night diving and could not understand why everyone was so into it. A more-experienced diving friend, Karin, encouraged me to try a night adventure dive. […]

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Scuba Diver Costumes

Scuba Diver Costumes

25 September, 2014 at 1:00 pm 0 comments

Show your scuba diver pride this Halloween, or at a costume party. Check out our fun / interesting / horrifying online finds below and visit our Pinterest board for DIY scuba diver costume ideas for kids and adults  Scuba and Ocean-Themed Costumes for Kids and Adults Disco Diver All heads […]

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New Zealand – a unique experience for new divers

New Zealand – a unique experience for new divers

24 September, 2014 at 4:53 pm 0 comments

New Zealand, separated into the North and South Island, offers a huge variety of diving spots and is a great cold water destination for scuba divers. The expanding kelp forests, interesting wreck dives and marine diversity makes New Zealand an exciting location to learn to dive, or continue your diving […]

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