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For the first time; I am a DIVER!
Richcoast - 5 days ago.
I woke up and felt this excitement in my stomach! Why? I always wanted to take scuba diving lessons and see the world beneath the waves! Today it was time for my PADI Open Water Diver course! This is where it started for me! I’ll learned how the use basic scuba gear, how to dive safely and […]...
You are invited to SOS girlie dive day
JudiHope - 6 days ago.
Girls, whether you dive or snorkel, get your gear ready for an ocean social of salty proportions! It is once again time for the annual SOS Girlie Dive Day for the second big year. The girls had so much fun......
Diving a military wonder
JudiHope - 19 days 23 hours ago.
Diving is a sport in which no experience is ever the same, whether you want to swim amongst the colorful corals and amazing marine life, or take on an adventure with a wreck dive. Whatever you choose to do, the......
Updating the news, New scuba instructors and Marine Conservation and Research Program Updating the news, New scuba instructors and Marine Conservation and Research Program
Scubabunnycr - 23 days 20 hours ago.
Two successful PADI Instructor training programs this year already, our IDC in February and then in April has led to our continued success as a IDC center and more importantly to some happy new instructors heading out into the scuba world. So far this year our instructors have headed off to the Phillipines, the BVIs, Hawaii, the States and some have stayed here in Costa Rica to teach. There are always plenty of opportunities out there in the Ocean and at Go Pro Costa Rica we try to give you ever...
SCUBA Diving Robots To Make Divers Obsolete
PSD - 27 days 9 hours ago.
Drone pilots can bomb and terrorize from thousand of miles away; with the same type of technology, Stanford University has developed a SCUBA diving robot. Well, since the diving robot is unable to breathe, the term SCUBA may not apply here; I’m sure it can’t get bent either. The robot has artificial intelligence built into […]...
The Florida lionfish hunt
JudiHope - 27 days 19 hours ago.
Word is beginning to spread quickly. After years of the dreaded lionfish preying on Florida reef systems and devouring the smaller fish that make up the marine eco-system, Florida is in the process of launching a reward system for......
Adopt a dive site on Earth Day
JudiHope - 4/20/2016 1:48 AM
This entire week is referred to as Earth Week, the one week out of the year that we pay our greatest amount of respect to the Earth. This coming Friday, April 22, 2016, has been christened as Earth Day all......
Freediving is becoming more popular
Richcoast - 4/19/2016 4:37 PM
  We get more questions every year about freediving, here at Rich Coast Diving. That’s in line with the trend of freediving becoming more popular. Films such as The Big Blue help the awareness about this beautiful way of diving. As we get many questions about the disciplines of free diving, here’s a first introduction […]...
Bureo - changing the future of ocean plastic pollution
JudiHope - 4/17/2016 2:07 AM
Bureo is not just your ordinary brand. While the company may create and market a product that most of us cannot live without, the Bureo mission is all about conservation and preservation and the goal is impactful. The Los......
Belize offers summer diving specials
JudiHope - 4/12/2016 1:05 AM
They call it a secluded island paradise. Scuba divers call it their hidden dream. Whatever your water sport pleasure may be, St. George's Caye Resort will cater to your fantasy. St. George's is in a......
Best of the Socorros
tammer - 4/02/2016 1:16 PM
Amazing, amazing dives! Best of the Socorros...
Freediving camp attracts water lovers to Cayman Islands
JudiHope - 4/01/2016 2:15 AM
There is big news coming out of the Cayman Islands. Even though the month of March is on the way out, some very special diving memories were made in March, incredible and everlasting in nature. Divetech, one of the......
What Television’s Sea Hunt Taught Me About SCUBA Diving
PSD - 3/23/2016 6:51 AM
Lobster season has come and gone, and El Nino has been pounding the coast for the last couple of months. Well, to get my diving fix, I have been catching up on the old Sea Hunt series with Lloyd Bridges… For my readers who do not have a television, Sea Hunt was an extremely popular […]...
Diving in Aqaba, Jordan Diving in Aqaba, Jordan
Juha - 3/16/2016 5:42 AM
I posted this text originally in 2012, so it is an older post. This was very first blog post I ever wrote! While it is a few years old, the facts still remain the same, and I suppose recent events in the Middle East make Jordan perhaps an even more exotic dive destination than it was a few years ago. I have altered the text slightly for this re-post. So here goes: I visited Jordan with my family last November. What an incredibly beautiful country, what friendly people! Jordan was really worth th...
My first try in the ocean.
Richcoast - 3/15/2016 6:27 PM
My first time in Costa Rica, my first time for 6 months from home and last but not least; my first time diving! For everything there is a first time. I always loved the ocean with all the animals and the beauty. Diving is was my bucket list! Now it was finally time to scratch it […]...
Competition closes in on Maui Jim OceanFest 2016
JudiHope - 3/13/2016 3:13 AM
Surf's up and thrill seekers are preparing to get their feet wet as they prepare for the second annual Maui Jim OceanFest 2016. The event kicks off on June 4, 2016 and promises two exciting days of fierce......
Freelance Writing Scuba Diving Related Freelance Writing Scuba Diving Related
scubadivingnomad - 3/06/2016 4:14 PM
Recent Freelance Writing Scuba Diving Related PublicationsFreelance writing covers a broad range of skills. This is the first in a series of articles in which I will highlight some of the material that is appearing on the web. Item that are written as a ghostwriter may or maynot appear depending on the terms of the assignments Recent articles with Charles W Davis Jr. or Scuba Diving Nomad Byline.San Quintin Previously S/S Andes Cunard Lines Dive Advisor featured my write up on the San Quintin in...
Save our oceans on World Wildlife Day 2016
JudiHope - 3/04/2016 3:03 AM
Thursday, March 3, 2016, has been designated as World Wildlife Day, a day when all the creatures of the ocean are given the respect and attention that they deserve. Advocates for Ocean Conservancy have assisted greatly in protecting the......
Spend a day with Jupiter Dive Center and learn about turtles
JudiHope - 2/27/2016 8:41 PM
Divers and water lovers, don't forget that in addition to the arrival of Daylight Savings Time in the middle of March, the end of March brings with it the start of Turtle Season. There are a number of......
RIP – Southern California Diving Icon Dennis Gunn
PSD - 2/27/2016 12:59 AM
I found out today, from Professional Debriefer Paul, that one of our regular diving icons, Dennis Gunn – known on this website as “Dennis G” or “Dr. D” died yesterday. Dennis was one of the original divers that I met when I started diving more than a decade ago; he made the dives and debriefs […]...