SDI Diver News

Selecting your Scuba Mask for a perfect fit

A mask can easily seduce you with factors ranging from color to style and features. None of these matter, however, unless the mask fits. Don’t settle for anything less than a perfect fit.

Mask Clearing: As Easy as 1-2-3

Mask clearing has always been among many new divers’ least favorite skills. The good news is that most new divers have little difficulty with this skill (even if they may not be particularly fond of it). The bad news is, some new divers really struggle with this.

New Scuba Mask Preparation

To start, you need the right cleaning agent. Possible candidates for this include non-abrasive cleansers, toothpaste and dishwashing detergent. The best solution, however, is commercial products made especially for mask preparation. This is what we recommend.

Tank-Valve-Etiquette

Tank Valve Etiquette

Changing these habits now could save your reputation and even your life.

Do-your-tip-your-flight-attendant

Do You Tip Your Flight Attendant?

Tipping can be a delicate topic that people tend to awkwardly dance around at times.

open-mouth

Why Did I Open My Big Mouth?

Aquaworld was celebrating their 30th anniversary and decided that they would host a bash that included a 12k and a 6k race in the hotel zone of Cancun on the 8th of May. Now pay attention to that date because it’s important.

How Much Weight Do I Need to be Neutrally Buoyant?

Before we can determine our weighting requirements, we have to look at what factors are affecting us.

What to Expect on Your First Night Dive

As soon as you get into the water and see the unbelievable night life, you will understand why so many divers love it.

Diving on Drugs

This covers the spectrum from illicit street drugs to medications prescribed by a physician and taken on a daily basis.