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Scuba Diving for Overcoming Shyness and Self-Consciousness

Scuba Diving for Overcoming Shyness and Self-Consciousness

4 January, 2018 at 9:55 pm Comments are Disabled

When my partner suggested we go scuba diving to mark his 30th birthday in a special way, I must admit I was entirely skeptical and a wash of intense dread came over me! I can swim reasonably well, I love animals and I adore thrashing around in the cool azures […]

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Deptherapy and Divecrew Grant Scuba Diver’s Last Wish this Christmas

Deptherapy and Divecrew Grant Scuba Diver’s Last Wish this Christmas

20 December, 2017 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

There’s always something so bitter-sweet about this time of year when you’ve lost a loved one, or are battling an illness within the family but stories like this one highlight the kindness and love we have… A team from scuba diving rehabilitation charity, Deptherapy, and PADI 5* dive centre Divecrew, […]

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6 Ways to Store and Secure Your Gear While Diving

6 Ways to Store and Secure Your Gear While Diving

4 December, 2017 at 12:42 am Comments are Disabled

Has anyone ever said you look like a Christmas tree in your dive gear? Are you loaded down by your need to buy every dive accessory available at your local dive store? If you or someone you know answers yes to these questions, we’d like to tell you about the […]

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The Unsung Pioneers of Diving – Part 1

The Unsung Pioneers of Diving – Part 1

17 November, 2017 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

Written by PADI AmbassaDiver, Gemma Smith With technology in diving constantly evolving, and the boundaries of what is possible continually being pushed, it is sometimes easy to forget those pioneers of diving, who paved the way for so much of what we do now. Whether it was a woman determined […]

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One Small Step – Choosing the correct entry method

One Small Step – Choosing the correct entry method

10 November, 2017 at 12:46 am Comments are Disabled

“A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” – Confucius   Since every dive starts with an entry, it’s important to know the different techniques for different environments. When making this decision, start by answering these three questions. What is the surface like where you’re entering? Is it […]

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4 Misconceptions About Scuba Diving

4 Misconceptions About Scuba Diving

30 October, 2017 at 5:00 am Comments are Disabled

When it comes to diving, there are a few misconceptions floating around that we think are worth clarifying. Maybe these four explanations will help you convince your BFF that it’s time to get certified or help assure your mom that it’s not as ‘crazy’ of a sport as she might […]

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