2019 has been a jam-packed year for the diving community, from new discoveries and breathtaking photos, to inspiring achievements and eco-friendly progress.
Five Free Mobile Apps for Pre-Dive Wellness
If you’re a little anxious then try some of these apps to promote pre-dive wellness. Feeling calm, rested and positive is the first step towards great dives
Fins Up – Choosing your Scuba Footwear
Along with a mask and snorkel, diving fins are usually one of the first bits of kit that divers buy, and their purpose is simple: to help you move easily underwater. The right fins provide a balance of propulsion, control and comfort, while the wrong ones can cause cramps and increase air consumption. With so...
The life of a PADI Divemaster — Roles and Responsibilities
PADI Divemaster can be the first step towards a career as a PADI Instructor, a foundation for research projects, or a way to improve your confidence. It means being a role model, and helping to teach the knowledge, skills, and attitudes that make a great diver. Teaching and diving As a PADI Divemaster, you might...
Rays at Risk
There are many rays at risk, threatened by extinction, overfishing, pollution, boat traffic, and international trade causing population decline.