How to go for a lockdown dive

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Are you bored in the house yet? Turns out you can simulate a dive right from your very own home! Here’s how to do it for the next time you’re really missing diving.

Diving for Love: A Cave Diver Wedding

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It’s easy to get hooked on cave diving, exploring the veins of the underground or mountainside, seeing things few others have. This couple found a way to combine their love for each other AND cave diving to host the most unique wedding. Accompanied by 69 other divers from 11 different countries, these divers tied the knot.

The Long Deco Stop

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Some new ideas on how to manage life in a quarantined world. These 11 things can help you gain a new perspective in this time of self-isolation. As divers, we already voluntarily practice self-isolation underwater. Learn more about how to look at COVID19 times as a Long Deco Stop.

Baltic Sea Heritage Rescue Project

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There is a lot of amazing work happening all over the world to preserve wrecks that lie on the ocean floor. The Baltic Sea Heritage Rescue Project is no exception . In fact, they might be one of the best authorities to cite on preserving wrecks for future wreck divers globally. Learn more about the work they’re doing in this article.

Slow Down Young Fella, Joe Odem Follow-up

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Learn more about TDI Instructor Number 3, Joe Odom, and his lesson in teaching another pilot some acrobatic air moves. This is the lesson he immediately thought of when he read our fan-favorite article “Slow Down Young Fella” by Michael Thomas.

Trip Report: Tommy Grahams Cave

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Our Trip Report series continues with a trip to Tommy Grahams Cave in Australia. Learn more about getting there, hauling your gear to the dive site and what to expect from the dives. Wanna take this trip? We know a guy, check out the article for more info.

Considering the Whats, Wheres, and Whys of Technical Training

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When an instructor starts asking questions about these three things before signing you up for that next course don’t assume it’s because they’re questioning your integrity. They’re asking you these things to make sure you are TRULY ready.
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4 Reasons Tech Divers Make the Best Divemasters

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You’ve taken the course and now you’re a tech diver… You could continue up the ranks of tech diving or you could simply just dive to gain more experience. We’re here to throw something straight out of left field… have you ever thought of becoming a divemaster?

Three Reasons to Pre-Breathe

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There are a lot of arguments about prebreathing out there in the tech world. However, the majority have one thing in mind when we talk about prebreathing before a dive. That one thing is safety. There are countless checklists you could use before every dive, but the idea of multitasking while running through one of those lists and prebreathing is a great way to slow down while you check for safety.

South West Rocks: The Site With Bite

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Nowhere else on earth quite compares to the Oceania region when it comes to underwater variety. Regardless of experience or interest, there's a diving adventure to suit every taste and pocket, from tropical coral reefs and big critter action to deep water wrecks and seemingly endless caves. It's just a case of taking the plunge and diving in.

Why dive New Jersey? It Sucks.

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Diving New Jersey sucks. There’s nothing but historic wrecks to play on, fish to shoot, lobster to be hunted, beautiful cold-water anemones, soft corals, eels, and artifacts to be found. It’s terrible. Learn more about some of the hidden gems in New Jersey!