08.08.2017 by ricardo

As you may have already read on our Facebook page, part of our team left off for a journey around the world. Our first stop is the beautiful ...

26.05.2017 by ricardo

Big White Rabbits Are Fluffy Fluffy Rabbits? Yeah 😀 exactly! When you go diving one of the most important things that you need to do is the so called “buddy ...

buddy system scuba diving
29.03.2017 by ricardo

Buddy? Buddy! - Buddy System You do not have to marry him. Nor smooch him. No problem whether he prefers drinking coffee instead of Coke or eating Jerusalem artichokes ...

scuba diving equalization using Valsalva or Toynbee method
29.03.2017 by ricardo

Equalization Lunch break. You stand in front of the mirror, yawn, swallow, move your jaw. No cracking. Only the clack of a toilet door can be heard. You're holding ...

ABC-Equipment for Diving
29.03.2017 by ricardo

Diving Mask, Snorkel & Fins: Even for your bubble bath, the ABC-Equipment could turn out to be useful. The common expression “snorkelling gear”, often used for this, sounds ...

29.03.2017 by ricardo

Scuba stands for Self Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus. It's another term for the Diving Equipment. Find the best Dive Professionals, Dive Centers and Liveaboards on rateyourdive.com

compressed air cylinders
29.03.2017 by ricardo

Depending on the size of the compressed air cylinder, 2 to 3 cubic metres fit into it. This is then somehow equal to the volume of a telephone booth. ...

wing jacket for scuba diving
22.03.2017 by Ina Medick

A wing-jacket is a special form of the buoyancy compensation jacket. Thereby, the compensation means are fixed on the side of the compressed air cylinder. Therefore, the wings ensure ...

dive guide on a repetitive dive
22.03.2017 by Ina Medick

A repetitive dive is a dive, which takes place between 10 minutes and 12 hours after your last dive took place. If you were less than 10 minutes ...

scuba diver buddy breathing
22.03.2017 by Ina Medick

During Buddy Breathing two divers breathe alternately from a regulator. As a rule, these are your diving buddy and you, when your regulator fails or someone runs out of ...

diving instructor with student practicing water nose reflex
22.03.2017 by Ina Medick

The Water-Nose-Reflex is a reflex produced naturally by the body which takes place when cold water touches the nose. Then your breathing stops involuntarily for a short period of time. ...

scuba diving equalization using Valsalva or Toynbee method
22.03.2017 by Ina Medick

The Valsalva Method is a way to carry out the active pressure compensation in the inner ear. This is one of the oldest methods, because it goes back ...

Quick exhaust and relief Valve
22.03.2017 by Ina Medick

A relief valve belongs to the safety valves. It closes off a cavity and opens automatically, when a particular value for the pressure inside has been exceeded. When ...

dry suit scuba diving
22.03.2017 by Ina Medick

A dry suit prevents your body from being in contact with water. This is particularly important if you dive in cold or polluted bodies of water. Thereby, the ...

technical diving with trimix
22.03.2017 by Ina Medick

Trimix is a breathing gas which is composed of oxygen, nitrogen and helium. You use it when you dive at great depths, in order to prevent compressed air ...