Scuba Diving Habits to Quit

We all get careless when we get used to doing something often, but that doesn’t mean it’s the right way to do it! From time to time, we don’t even realise that we’ve picked up a habit, hence the reason it’s called a habit. This article calls attention to Those …

Jellyfish Facts You Need to Know

  Jellyfish have been living among the oldest creatures of the Oceans for around 650 million years. As for different types of Jellyfish out there, you can say that they are endless! However to give an estimate of known species are about 1000-1500 worldwide. Given their transparent physical features, they …

Freediving Techniques and Kit

In a previous post we’ve talked about what freediving is. In this post we’ll be tackling what TECHNIQUES one needs to be familiar with and what kit you’ll be needing to freedive. Basics of the techniques used for freediving are commonly the practice of holding your breath and building resistance to …

Wreck Penetration and it’s Hazards

Everyone enjoys a good wreck and even more so if you are skilled enough to penetrate said wreck. However, that’s not to say that it doesn’t come with it’s hazardous consequences. First of all seeking the proper training is of utmost importance. Search for an instructor with experienced knowledge of wreck …

What is E-Learning?

To break it down in simple terms, the Open Water Course includes three main steps: E-Learning – This is the knowledge development section of the course, which can be completed at your leisure at home, so you do not have to spend too long in the classroom whilst on holiday!. This is …

Mask tips and tricks

Following our earlier post about what to look out for when choosing a mask to purchase. Here’s a follow-up article with a few tips and tricks that you can follow to take care of your mask. If you’re new to diving and have purchased your brand new mask, we all …

Masks – What Comes First? The Colour or the Fit?

A mask is one of the most essential pieces to diving gear. A great quality mask is what you should be looking for, which can give you the best vision and visual perspective possible. Since obviously, you don’t want to have missed anything during your dives. So….there are some decisions …

Apeks Regulators

  Apeks have been around for quite some time, providing the military with over 20 years of service. They have recently developed a brand new regulator with military specification…..one awesome benefit, is that it is solely supplied to the consumer market. What makes this regulator an exceptional one, apart from …

Dive Computers – Why do we need them?

While you are doing your Open Water Course you were most definitely taught how to use Dive Tables. Truth be told, how many of us use these tables today? That’s because dive computers exist today, which does all the calculating for you. Mind you, the tables are still largely important should …