10 Reasons Why You Should Begin Technical Diving
Technical diving courses

ABOUT TECHNICAL DIVING There is a kind of mythology around technical diving. One may think that technical divers are risk-takers. Or that they are divers with a diving level  that is unattainable for the rest. Maybe you met some technical divers underwater and thought of them as the elite of diving. Nothing could be further from the truth. Technical […]

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Ocean Gardener 2 – 14 easy daily actions against plastic pollution
Plastic Pollution

Plastics, a material of daily use that at first sight seems harmless. The plastics are present in almost every aspect of our life. Computers and smartphones,  bottles of water and soft drinks, even in our toothpaste we can find this common material. So, it’s not surprising that part of those plastics we use every day ends […]

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Decision making: Diving when it rains
Scuba legends - Diving in the rain

  Is it OK to go diving when it rains?  How can rain affect to our dive? Obviously, the problem is not getting wet with the rain, because we will end up wet any way. But, even so, this is a very good question. Unfortunately, it is not a simple question that can be answered with […]

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10 Special Christmas Gifts For Divers

What to give a diver for Christmas? The truth is that we divers, apart from diving, what we like the most is to talk about diving. We also love to see photos of diving, eating, sleeping and drinking are other typical activities inherent in this hobby. So, if for Christmas party in your office, or in the […]

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Dive Center Reviews – Learn to Read Between Lines
Scuba Legends

THE STORY OF O JOHN SMITH John Smith is the manager of an insurance company . He discovered diving few years ago during a vacation in Cancun. While not a dive addict,  John usually makes a couple of dives during his vacations. John has been waiting all winter long for his well deserved vacation. He is willing to enjoy a relaxing time under […]

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Buoyancy Sessions 5 – Take Control of Your Buoyancy
Buoyancy tips

In our previous buoyancy sessions you learned to be proper weighted, to perform a controlled descent and to adjust your weight in such a way that, by now, your trim must be beautiful. If you have achieved all this, you should have noticed a considerable improvement in your buoyancy. But, for now, practically everything you’ve learned is  to make […]

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Be An Ocean Gardener 1 – Respect The Garden
Ocean Gardener

Our oceans suffer. We are loosing their underwater wonders. More and more the number of their inhabitants vanishes as if, pursued by a curse, nothing could be done to avoid a fateful destiny. Some Organizations state that without a change, in 2050 the oceans will be empty of life, full of plastic. It seems that the battle […]

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Buoyancy Sessions 4 – Improve your trim
Improve your trim

With our article Introduction to trim you understood how does your trim affect both buoyancy and efficient air consumption. Now it’s time to get into it. Your trim depends basically on the weight distribution and, to a small extent, on the position of your body. You are looking for a perfect balance that allows you to remain in a […]

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Buoyancy Sesions 3: Introduction to trim

Previously (check our previous buoyancy sessions) you learnt how to be proper weighted and to perform a perfect descent . Once at the bottom, it is time to decide in which position will you swim. That “small” decision is more important that what may seem. Today we introduce you a new word: The Trim. Trim. An unknown word […]

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