Join DiveBuddy.com

Meet new scuba divers, maintain a virtual dive log, participate in our forum, share underwater photos, research dive sites and more. Members login here.

#10882
Main Reason You Scuba Dive?
badintexas - 12/17/2012 1:21 PM
Category: Survey
Replies: 48

What is your main reason for being a diver?
#387
RescueDiver15205 - 10/10/2013 8:22 PM
[Choose #1] I originally started diving as part of a public safety dive team started at my EMS service. I always wanted to learn how to dive and this was a very cost effective way for me to start!
#289
Plmr747 - 9/24/2013 8:46 PM
[Choose #1] Great family hobby, tavelling, diving, tavelling, diving, etc.
#361
NewtoScubaHB2 - 6/16/2013 2:15 PM
[Choose #1] The best break from work there is for sure.
#4087
oceanfloor - 4/26/2013 9:39 AM
[Choose #1] the most awesome experience in the world... ok, maybe the second... nope.. its the greatest!
#732
allstarwa - 12/25/2012 5:55 AM
[Choose #4] MMM.... so I can’t here my wife???? I must admit she’s pretty good with hand signals so it’s not all quiet...LOL
#642
MaryW - 12/22/2012 4:12 PM
[Choose #1] 2 years ago I wouldn’t get my hair wet. Now that I’ve experienced the exhilarating calm of the ocean I can’t wait to get my hair wet :)
#567
FritzMoore - 12/21/2012 3:11 AM
[Choose #1] You should have added an #6 - "all the above" answer lol..or at least a "Most of the above" answer.
#5050
diverray - 12/20/2012 11:56 AM
[Choose #1] It’s fun.
#387
rflesher - 12/18/2012 6:53 PM
[Choose #3] Through SCUBA my air consumption and comfort in SCBA has improved
#156
Lisadiver - 12/18/2012 11:14 AM
[Choose #1] Best stress reliever ever and all of the work involved is worth any dive. It also relieves my neuropathy where nothing else does.
#3237
daz88 - 12/18/2012 10:31 AM
[Choose #1] underwater meditation! plus where else could I take such cool photos?
#8705
ScubaSteve63 - 12/18/2012 10:25 AM
[Choose #4] Lobsters and scallops.
#4035
uwlover4u - 12/18/2012 10:04 AM
[Choose #1] All of the above
#892
BoneCrusher - 12/18/2012 8:28 AM
[Choose #1] Along with #4. Just love the view from down there.
#2086
zielit - 12/18/2012 7:27 AM
[Choose #1] with elements from #4
Anonymous - 12/17/2012 5:51 PM
[Choose #1] It’s the one place I know that I won’t run into somebody I know because were all unrecognizable with mask on.
#51607
Greg - 12/17/2012 5:38 PM
[Choose #5] Wait, I meant #1!
#1477
captcurt - 12/17/2012 3:59 PM
[Choose #1] Can we do all of the above?
#5786
Agojo - 12/17/2012 2:59 PM
[Choose #1] 3, 4 and 5 are just icing on the cake
#1394
Green_Achers - 12/17/2012 1:49 PM
[Choose #4] #1 just hasn’t happened with all the setup, cleanup... I’m not too interested in chatting at 80 feet below to #2 is out... Personal challenge was all the years I dove without having air... and I’m happily married so that leaves #4 for me!
Anonymous - 12/17/2012 1:36 PM
[Choose #1] But where is #6? all of the above.
#16921
LatitudeAdjustment - 12/17/2012 1:36 PM
[Choose #1] 1 , 3, 4,5,6 and where else will women you don’t know ask you to unzip them?