Training Tips – Cylinder Valve Check

It is not uncommon for divers to get into the water, ready for a dive with the cylinder valve in the completely wrong position. Obviously there are different practices which vary from each agency and experience, however professional divers have also taken notice of some rookie mistakes made by certified …

HMS Hellespont

The HMS Hellespont was built in England and started operating on 10th May 1910. However after only just one year, she was moved to Malta, where she operated around the islands’ waters for the better part of 20 years. HMS Hellespont is one of the World War II Wrecks that …

Diving Hacks – Part 1

Over the course of the coming weeks. Some of our blogs will revolve around Diving Hacks, whether they help you in a sticky situation or just for your own knowledge, these tips and little tricks are definitely worth looking into. 1  – using your wedding band \ ring to alert for …

Pre Dive Safety Check

No matter of your diving level proficiency, the Pre-Dive Buddy Safety Check should be performed by any and every diver. The check is carried out by a Scuba Diver and his or her Dive Buddy before descending for a dive as a final pre equipment inspection. What makes it such …

MV Imperial Eagle

The Imperial Eagle Location: Just off Qawra Point, Malta Description: Gozo Ferry Length: 45 metres Beam: 9.2 metres Weight: 257 gross tons. Depth: 42 metres to the sea floor (138 feet) Visibility: 20 metres (65 feet) Location: Just off Qawra Point, Malta Description: Ferry Between Malta and Gozo The Imperial Eagle …

How to Choose the Best Wetsuit for You

There are many factors to consider when choosing your first wet suit. It all depends on your situation and obviously what climate you think you will mostly be diving in. It´s useless to buy a thin wetsuit when you live in an area where the waters are freezing. There is …

The Leymor

We are pretty sure, that those of you who live in Malta must have spotted this big yellow boat navigating through the Maltese waters by now. 🙂 It just sticks out….!! It is more than just a big yellow boat however….It is a custom built catamaran designed by Graham Knott …