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The Proper Way to Surface

Have you developed the skills and confidence to execute a proper safety stop and surfacing procedure?

Four Tips for Selecting the Right Dive Mask

Finding the right dive mask is essential to your comfort and enjoyment under water. Doing so involves four things.

How Logging Your Dives Can Make You a Better Diver

Here are a few items you can include in your logbook to help you stay organized and honest, track progress, and work on self-improvement as a diver.

10 Training Tips for Newly Certified Divers

Your open water course just can’t cover everything there is to know and I’m here to provide a few answers.

How Much Weight Do I Need to be Neutrally Buoyant?

Having the correct weight makes it easier to get neutrally buoyant. It also helps with air consumption and it means you have to haul less weight to and from the dive site. Before we can determine our weighting requirements, we have to look at what factors are affecting us.

Dive Gear: Tips and Benefits of Streamlining

One of the easiest ways to have a better experience underwater is by streamlining our gear and our bodies.

55 Things Divers Born After 1985 Won’t Understand

This article is the first of three that will address the differences in generations in the industry: Things divers born after 1985 will not understand. A presentation at DEMA titled Inside the Millennial Mind – How to connect with #Millennials to increase business, presented by Lauren Kieren (Millennial) and myself (old guy). Finally an article by Lauren titled, Things divers born before 1985 will never understand.

6 Tips for Conserving Your Breathing Gas

There are many factors that can help a diver at any level conserve breathing. The following are six basic suggestions that may help you reduce your gas consumption.

3 Tips for Diving Nitrox Safely

The best way to prepare and plan is to follow three core tips when diving Nitrox. 1. Analyze 2. Label 3. Set Computer