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How To Choose The Perfect Buoyancy Compensator

Back in the early days of diving choosing dive gear was much easier...there just weren't that many options.  Like choosing a BC; well... they were non-existant. Early divers simply strapped a tank to their back using a backplate and harness and off they went. It wasn't until 1970 that the first recreational Buoyancy Compensator was…
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10 Tips To Easy Shore Diving

Believe it or not, there are more ways to go diving than on a boat! Not everyone has access to a boat, be it a personal craft or charter, nor does everyone always want to fork over the fees associated with charter boat diving. Shore diving is a great alternative that is often overlooked for…
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5 Ways To Stay Under Longer

There is nothing more refreshing and awe-inspiring than plunging beneath the surface of the water and staying there. Unfortunately, it's only a matter of time until you run low on air and have to end your dive. We want to help you stay submerged in that underwater bliss for as long as possible. By following…
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How To Properly Clear A Flooded Mask

If there's one thing that is guaranteed in the world of diving, it's that you will, at some point, have to clear a flooded mask. Perhaps your mask starts leaking for some reason during the dive and you have to continue to clear it until you can surface safely. Or maybe you didn't defog your…
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5 Reason You Should Become A Master Diver

Master Diver is the ultimate rating for a recreational diver.  If you want to be the best of the best among your diving peers without going pro, become a Master Diver.  Not only will you become extremely comfortable and proficient in the water, but you will be among the elite 2% of scuba divers that earn…
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10 Easy Ways To Cut Out Single-Use Plastic

This month marks an amazing step forward in conserving our oceans. McDonald's announced their goal to phase out plastic straws by 2025.  And just this week, Starbucks also announced it’s plan to eliminate plastic straws in all of their stores by 2020. Plastic straws are one of this biggest offenders when it comes to plastic…
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How To Choose The Best Snorkel

Anyone who wants to spend some quality time in the water, whether be it a diver or snorkeler, needs a good quality snorkel.  When you walk into a dive store it's easy to become overwhelmed by the vast selection of snorkels displayed on the wall.  There seems to be an endless number of different brands,…
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Packing Tips For Dive Travel

If you are like most avid divers, you’ve spent time and a decent amount of money on accumulating all the dive gear you need to explore the underwater world we love. Protecting that investment should be your top priority when packing for a dive trip. Don't fear! Protecting your gear is not rocket science and…
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