Monthly Archives: August 2012

Scuba Safety: Diver Wellness

Scuba diving is a lifestyle and as avid divers we maintain a healthy lifestyle in order to be able to keep our fins intact. Diver medical problems are (thankfully) uncommon but it is still a very important topic we wanted … Continue reading

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Dive into Polynesia with Humpback Whales

Have you gone diving in French Polynesia yet? No? It’s DEFINITELY a bucket-list-worthy spot. This little piece of paradise becomes a hot ticket item between the end of July – October and there’s a BIG reason behind it. Why? Humpback … Continue reading

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What is Nitrox and why do most Scuba Divers use it?

More than 60 years ago when Jacques Yves Cousteau first introduced the concept of exploring the underwater world, viewers watched the Captain and his crew strap on tanks filled with air and the concept of SCUBA (Self Contained Underwater Breathing … Continue reading

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Shark Week Shark Bytes

If you’re anything like us you flipped back and forth between Shark Week and the Olympic Closing Ceremony. Now that the Olympics are over, we can dedicate our week to our favorite underwater predators! In honor of Shark Week we created … Continue reading

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Shark-Week Worthy Links and Destinations

Shark Week is back with a bite tomorrow night! We can’t get enough of these magnificent creatures and a whole week of sharks isn’t enough for us, so we trolled the Internet for some jaw-some shark stories and galleries to … Continue reading

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Top 10 Shark Dive Destinations

Our favorite week is back with a bite starting Sunday, August 12th! Every year we follow Shark Week as we watch these glorious predators thrash, splash, and bite! Watching these awesome creatures from a distance isn’t enough for us so here’s … Continue reading

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Top Eight Olympic Sports Divers Love

OK, so scuba diving is not an Olympic sport. But we still have plenty of sports to cheer for. According to research on more than 400,000 divers, many active recreational divers also enjoy other cross over activities that are on … Continue reading

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