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SCUBA QUIZ: Shark Facts! SCUBA QUIZ: Shark Facts!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 2/20/2018 1:53 PM
Have you ever seen a shark while diving? They are magnificent creatures, on top of the marine food chain and unfortunately often misunderstood. Test your knowledge about sharks and see if you can answer these 10 questions right! diveoclock.com/quiz/23_Sharks/...
SCUBA QUIZ: SCUBA Diving Movies! SCUBA QUIZ: SCUBA Diving Movies!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 1/30/2018 3:28 PM
Are you a fan of dive related movies and documentaries about our oceans? Have you seen a few? Test your knowledge about SCUBA diving movies by guessing the right names! diveoclock.com/quiz/22_Movies/...
5 Confessions of a Dive Instructor! 5 Confessions of a Dive Instructor!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 12/30/2017 2:58 PM
Have you noticed how some divers always seem to know best? In Facebook groups or at diving boats discussions often run high. Many divers want to share their knowledge and experience in a way there is no room for other opinions. So in contrary, let me share five hilarious things I have learned this year - time for some confessions of a dive instructor! diveoclock.com/blog/Confessions/...
SCUBA QUIZ: The Age of Fish! SCUBA QUIZ: The Age of Fish!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 12/20/2017 7:04 PM
Do you have any idea how old fish get? There are quite some differences between the fish we can spot during our dives. Can you guess the maximum age of all the species in this quiz? diveoclock.com/quiz/21_Age/...
Having Fun while Learning Technical Diving! Having Fun while Learning Technical Diving!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 12/07/2017 1:25 PM
Exactly one year after my intro to tech I finally took the chance to officially enter the world of technical diving with TDI. As I never had the interest of diving deep or with a lot of gear it was a different and wonderful experience. Doing a dive course with another dive organization as well as being the student instead of the instructor was even more exhilarating... diveoclock.com/blog/TDI_Advanced_Nitrox/...
The Mediterranean Sea at its Best: Islas Hormigas Marine Reserve! The Mediterranean Sea at its Best: Islas Hormigas Marine Reserve!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 12/06/2017 1:25 PM
Arguably this is one of the best dive areas of Europe, for sure the best of Spain. This spot has wrecks, deep drop offs, exciting underwater pinnacles and large quantities of fish and mammals including Mola Mola’s.Islas Hormigas marine park, or the Cabo de Palos / La Manga area in Murcia, has it all. diveoclock.com/destinations/Europe/Spain/Islas_Hormigas/...
SCUBA Diving at Cala Cortina - Cartagena, Spain! SCUBA Diving at Cala Cortina - Cartagena, Spain!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 12/06/2017 1:25 PM
Cartagena is such an incredible historic city in Spain you probably schedule a visit when you are in the area. Close to the harbour, at a popular spot for locals in during the weekend, you can snorkel and dive with shoals of fish and look for small critters in the shallows. diveoclock.com/destinations/Europe/Spain/Cala_Cortina/...
Learn all about the Mediterranean Sea in Cabo de Palos! Learn all about the Mediterranean Sea in Cabo de Palos!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 12/06/2017 1:25 PM
The area around Cabo de Palos, the Islas Hormigas Marine Reserve is incredible below the surface. Close to the shore the bottom drops to more than 1 km / 3280 ft, creating an interesting sea bed. From shipwrecks to sea horse reproduction program, all is explained at the Visitor Center or Center of Interpretation of Cabo de Palos. diveoclock.com/destinations/Europe/Spain/Cabo_de_Palos/...
Visiting the National Museum of Underwater Archaeology! Visiting the National Museum of Underwater Archaeology!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 12/06/2017 1:25 PM
If you like history and diving, this is a must visit if you are in the Murcia area of Spain! The ARQVA or Museo Nacional de Arqueología Subacuática offers treasures found underwater from up to 2500 years ago! From amulets of the Roman world to golden snuff boxes... explore it! diveoclock.com/destinations/Europe/Spain/Underwater_Archaeology/...
SCUBA QUIZ: Identify these Coral Species! SCUBA QUIZ: Identify these Coral Species!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 12/05/2017 8:05 AM
Do you think you know something about corals? Test your knowledge and impress your dive buddies! No need for scientific names, easy and fun! diveoclock.com/quiz/20_Coral_ID/...
The Experience of a Crossover from PADI to SSI! The Experience of a Crossover from PADI to SSI!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 11/30/2017 8:05 AM
Switching from dive organization can be very beneficial for a dive instructor or dive center. It can bring challenges that may work out great or the other way around. The story of a crossover of a dive center explained! diveoclock.com/blog/Crossover/...
Search PADI & SSI Dive Instructor Courses Search PADI & SSI Dive Instructor Courses
Marlies-Diveoclock - 11/30/2017 8:03 AM
Compare PADI Instructor Development Courses (IDCs) and SSI Instructor Trainer Courses (ITCs). Are you thinking about becoming a dive instructor? Wondering where to do this course and with who? We have created a brand new search engine for you to compare dive instructor courses from around the world. Find the best teachers, dive centers and package offers for your needs! Click here to search dive instructor courses! Are you offering PADI IDCs or SSI ITCs? Create an account on diveoclock.com/pro/ ...
12 Funny Christmas Gifts for SCUBA Divers! 12 Funny Christmas Gifts for SCUBA Divers!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 11/26/2017 12:41 PM
From Ugly SCUBA Christmas sweaters to THE BEST charity calendar of 2018, these dive related items are just too funny not to share! Put them on your Christmas list or hope Santa has put you on the naughty list. diveoclock.com/blog/Christmas_Gifts/...
25 Awesome SCUBA Gifts for Women! 25 Awesome SCUBA Gifts for Women!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 11/25/2017 12:41 PM
Looking for something dive related to give a women? Twenty-five ideas for when diving, at home and to share the love for SCUBA diving. Find Birthday presents, Christmas gifts or something to thank that special person! diveoclock.com/blog/Gift_Ideas_Women/...
10 Tips on How to Rinse your Dive Regulator! 10 Tips on How to Rinse your Dive Regulator!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 11/10/2017 12:41 PM
There are some things you should and definitely should not do when rinsing your regulator. A regulator is often the most expensive part of a dive equipment set.Taking good care of it obviously extends the lifespan but it also can prevent unnecessary repairs or malfunctions. diveoclock.com/blog/Regulator_rinsing/...
SCUBA QUIZ: Extreme Depths! SCUBA QUIZ: Extreme Depths!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 11/10/2017 12:41 PM
How deep is the ocean? How deep can light penetrate in the ocean? How deep has a human ever been in the ocean? Can you guess the right depths of these and other questions in this quiz? diveoclock.com/quiz/19_Depths/...
SCUBA Diving with Sea Lions in La Paz, Mexico! SCUBA Diving with Sea Lions in La Paz, Mexico!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 11/07/2017 12:41 PM
If you are looking for cuteness overload, go snorkeling or SCUBA diving with sea lions! They are incredibly playful and curious like a puppy. In Mexico you can dive with them in warm water, no dry suit needed! diveoclock.com/destinations/Latin-America/Mexico/La_Paz_Sea_Lions/...
Diving the Jewel of the Sea of Cortez: Cabo Pulmo, Mexico! Diving the Jewel of the Sea of Cortez: Cabo Pulmo, Mexico!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 11/03/2017 12:41 PM
If you are looking for a unique dive experience and are willing to go a bit off the beaten track you need to visit this hidden gem. It is no surprise marine biologists, oceanographers and film makers seem to come and go. The story is incredible and the diving is mind blowing. diveoclock.com/destinations/Latin-America/Mexico/Cabo_Pulmo/...
Dive with Hammerhead Sharks at Gordo Banks, Mexico! Dive with Hammerhead Sharks at Gordo Banks, Mexico!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 10/26/2017 12:41 PM
There are a few places in the world where you can go on a scheduled hammerhead shark dive. Along the West coast of Mexico you have several option to spot these magnificent creatures, with a day trip or liveaboard. Mission Hammerhead Sharks: ON! diveoclock.com/destinations/Latin-America/Mexico...el_Cabo_Gordo_Banks/...
Advanced Dive Adventures around Cozumel, Mexico! Advanced Dive Adventures around Cozumel, Mexico!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 9/11/2017 2:48 AM
With countless dive sites, even separate dive areas and some impressive seasonal marine life creatures it might take a bit of planning when you are coming to Cozumel. When looking for the ’better’ dive sites for experienced divers around Cozumel a few things became clear... diveoclock.com/destinations/Caribbean/Mexico_Cozumel/...