Technical Diving Essentials

2018-06-15T03:15:57+00:00

Technical diving developed from a form of cave diving and typically involves dives that are beyond 40 meters (131 feet) deep or extend in an enclosed environment beyond 40 meters from the entry point. It involves

Technical Diving Essentials 2018-06-15T03:15:57+00:00

Top Reef Safe Sunscreens

2018-06-14T00:39:38+00:00

Following on from my earlier article about Hawaii banning the sale of sunscreens that damage corals, I have been researching reef-safe/natural sunscreens to try. There are a variety of brands to choose from, some of

Top Reef Safe Sunscreens 2018-06-14T00:39:38+00:00

Muck Diving Essentials

2018-06-12T19:26:11+00:00

Have you tried muck diving yet? Whilst the name doesn't sound appealing it's a unique type of diving gaining popularity around the globe. Why go muck diving? It is a great type of diving for

Muck Diving Essentials 2018-06-12T19:26:11+00:00

How To Celebrate World Environment Day

2018-06-11T03:18:54+00:00

Featured on SportDiver: It was World Environment Day on June 5th and the focus this year was on how we can #BeatPlasticPollution. World Environment Day is the United Nations’ most important day of the year

How To Celebrate World Environment Day 2018-06-11T03:18:54+00:00

2018-06-02T23:29:42+00:00

Featured on Deeper Blue: Did you know marine iguanas are the world’s only marine lizard and are found at the Galapagos Islands? Marine iguanas have a small range and are listed as vulnerable to extinction

2018-06-02T23:29:42+00:00

Hawaii Bans Sale of Sunscreens that Harm Coral

2018-06-02T23:09:26+00:00

Featured on Scubadiverlife: Did you know sunscreens containing oxybenzone have a toxic effect at a concentration equivalent to just one drop in six-and-a-half Olympic-size swimming pools?   Oxybenzone and octinoxate (both common ingredients in sunscreen)

Hawaii Bans Sale of Sunscreens that Harm Coral 2018-06-02T23:09:26+00:00

Top Tips for Managing Dive Vertigo

2018-05-30T00:32:16+00:00

Featured on Scuba Diver Life: Dive vertigo is an extremely unpleasant sensation. What’s the best way to avoid it or manage it if vertigo strikes when you’re underwater? Find out more about my top tips

Top Tips for Managing Dive Vertigo 2018-05-30T00:32:16+00:00

Arctic Freediving With Orca

2018-05-30T00:24:56+00:00

Featured on DeeperBlue: Did you know orcas can grow up to 8 meters (26 feet) long and can weigh an impressive 6 to 9 tonnes? Once thought to be one species, there are in fact

Arctic Freediving With Orca 2018-05-30T00:24:56+00:00

Best Places To Dive In May

2018-05-22T21:20:22+00:00

Featured in Scubadivermag:   Have you checked out the best places to dive in May? There are some fantastic dive destinations to visit at this time of year and it is one of the best

Best Places To Dive In May 2018-05-22T21:20:22+00:00

Top 5 Biodiverse Scuba Diving Destinations

2018-05-22T21:15:12+00:00

Feature in Sport Diver:   Happy International Biological Diversity Day! Let's keep protecting the biodiversity hotspots of the world and the premier dive sites they contain for generations to come. https://www.sportdiver.com/top-5-biodiverse-scuba-diving-destinations

Top 5 Biodiverse Scuba Diving Destinations 2018-05-22T21:15:12+00:00

Top Tips for Night Diving

2018-05-11T04:59:13+00:00

Featured on Scubadivermag: Night diving is an entirely different experience to diving during the day and offers the chance to witness night-time marine life and unique behaviours. Descending into the water as the sun goes down

Top Tips for Night Diving 2018-05-11T04:59:13+00:00

Top Technical Diving Destinations

2018-05-11T04:55:00+00:00

Featured on DIVE UK: Technical diving has become increasingly popular in recent years and is a great option for divers who not only want to go deeper, but also want to learn advanced dive skills.

Top Technical Diving Destinations 2018-05-11T04:55:00+00:00

Scuba Diving The Seychelles

2018-05-11T04:44:01+00:00

Featured on SportDiver: Who wants to go diving in the Seychelles? There are 115 islands to explore, cloud forests, coral and granite-based reefs and an abundance of beautiful dive sites. Check out LiveAboard.com for their

Scuba Diving The Seychelles 2018-05-11T04:44:01+00:00

The Best Scuba Diving in Djibouti

2018-05-03T03:23:19+00:00

Featured on Scubadiverlife: Scuba diving in Djibouti is a well kept secret and yet it has incredible whale shark experiences and pristines reefs to explore. Find out more: https://scubadiverlife.com/best-scuba-diving-dijibouti/

The Best Scuba Diving in Djibouti 2018-05-03T03:23:19+00:00

Top 5 Belize Dives

2018-05-03T03:12:37+00:00

Featured on Dive In:   Scuba diving in Belize is synonymous with the Blue Hole dive and yet Belize also has dramatic walls, drop-offs, diverse marine life and healthy coral reefs to explore. There are

Top 5 Belize Dives 2018-05-03T03:12:37+00:00

Wreck Diving Essentials

2018-05-03T03:07:48+00:00

Featured on LiveAboard:   The site of Abu Nuhas in Egypt is known at the Ships Graveyard and is a submerged reef famous for its wrecks; the Giannis D, Chrisoula K, Kimon M and Rosalie Moller.

Wreck Diving Essentials 2018-05-03T03:07:48+00:00

Wall Diving Essentials

2018-05-03T02:48:24+00:00

Featured on LiveAboard: Wall diving is exhilarating and there is nothing quite like hovering at the edge of a wall and watching the vast inky depths of the ocean below. It offers the opportunity to

Wall Diving Essentials 2018-05-03T02:48:24+00:00

Top Liveaboards for New Divers

2018-05-03T02:36:24+00:00

Featured on Scubadivermag: Liveaboards aren't just for experienced divers; there are some great liveaboards for new divers to enjoy whilst gaining confidence in their new dive skills. https://www.scubadivermag.com/travel/dive-travel/top-liveaboards-for-new-divers/

Top Liveaboards for New Divers 2018-05-03T02:36:24+00:00

Top Ways To Help Save Sharks

2018-04-12T07:40:26+00:00

Featured on Deeperblue.com: The ninth ADEX expo occurred this month and was focussed on shark conservation – the first marine creature ADEX was dedicated to back in 2010. With the trade in shark products estimated

Top Ways To Help Save Sharks 2018-04-12T07:40:26+00:00

Ice Diving Essentials

2018-04-12T07:35:51+00:00

Featured on Liveaboard.com: I loved researching and writing this article about ice diving. It is a cold but incredible type of diving! https://www.liveaboard.com/diving/scuba/ice-diving-essentials

Ice Diving Essentials 2018-04-12T07:35:51+00:00

5 Ways To Overcome Dive Anxiety

2018-04-12T07:25:13+00:00

Featured on Scuba News: Scuba diving is great fun, but divers can experience dive anxiety at times. I used to suffer from chronic dive anxiety and trained as a scuba instructor to overcome it. I

5 Ways To Overcome Dive Anxiety 2018-04-12T07:25:13+00:00

Five Shark Species You Don’t Know

2018-04-06T04:28:55+00:00

Featured on Sportdiver.com: There is nothing I enjoy more than writing about sharks! Creating this article for Sportdiver about five lesser-known, and incredible, shark species was definitely a writing highlight for me. Check it out

Five Shark Species You Don’t Know 2018-04-06T04:28:55+00:00

It Was ALWAYS Safe To Go In The Water

2018-04-06T05:02:41+00:00

I was interviewed recently by BBC Wildlife Magazine , alongside Steve Backshall and Bite Back, for a feature on shark conservation. I had a great time discussing why we still fear sharks, the role of the

It Was ALWAYS Safe To Go In The Water 2018-04-06T05:02:41+00:00