New PADI eLearning product for Advanced Open Water Diver course

PADI is launching soon its new digital product: the Advanced Open Water Diver eLearning. According to PADI, this new product "combines the best of the current eLearning system with enhancements that better engage student divers." And [...]

By | August 16th, 2017|Categories: Scuba Training|0 Comments

How often do you practice your scuba skills?

Recently, one of my good friends raised a very good question on his Facebook page: "How often do you practice your scuba skills?" As I was reflecting on this question, it made me think of [...]

By | July 28th, 2017|Categories: Scuba Training|0 Comments

How to prepare for a scuba liveaboard trip

Our scuba liveaboard trip with all-inclusive Blackbeard’s Cruises is just around the corner (September 16-22, 2017). And I’m as excited as everyone else for this trip with Rey Diving because, like for most of the [...]

By | July 14th, 2017|Categories: Scuba Travel|0 Comments

Nitrox for the recreational diver part 1: Definitions and Benefits

Often I’m asked by beginning divers if nitrox is used for doing deep dives, or if using nitrox is considered technical diving, or if nitrox will prevent the bends. The quick and easy answers to [...]

By | June 29th, 2016|Categories: Scuba Training|0 Comments

THE LAND TORTOISE

As soon as we descended to a depth of 60 feet it got very dark, and at 105 feet we were in complete darkness. We were 4 divers plus the dive master who was guiding [...]

By | June 22nd, 2016|Categories: Scuba Travel|0 Comments