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Diving Incident : G(r)asping for Air and Logic Underwater

Enroute Diving… How many times have you decided to drive down to the nearest dive center for a well deserved weekend of diving action after a torturous week at work? That’s exactly what I did during the latter half of last year. The good weather played its part and I was in the dive boat, fully kitted out, before I knew it. The sunny sky, the good visibility, and the…

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Book Review: Diver Down – Real World SCUBA Accidents and How to Avoid Them

  Many divers pop happily from dive to dive thinking that a dive accident will never happen to them, so they never plan for contingencies.  – Excerpt from Diver Down This excerpt from Diver Down, is a succinct summary of exactly why you should be buying this book and why I’m busy writing about this book! For starters, the book Diver Down is written by Michael Ange. A certified Instructor Trainer in the…

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Diving in Chennai ECR & Mahabs

Diving in Chennai and Mahabalipuram

I recently had the pleasure to go diving in Chennai. Situated on the east coast of India, Chennai is arguably one of the diving hot-spots of the country. The city is also well known for the amount of water sport operators who run their business in and around the city hub. Blessed with a multitude of beaches, Chennai caters to all kinds of water sports. If you’re travelling here, be…

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Diving in India – A Brief Overview

Seated in the Indian Ocean, India is known more for her diverse culture and history than its diving. In fact, diving in India is eons away from mass recognition! It could be attributable to a multitude of reasons, most notably the country’s inclination to stay away from sports and outdoor activities (except cricket) and; proper marketing and awareness among the general populace.  Diving in India is currently on an uptick…

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Buoyancy is the cornerstone of open water diving

So you fancy being an open water diver ? Here’s what you should know…

Let’s us all be very honest – there are few people in this world who have not been piqued by the uniqueness of the Earth’s oceans at some point of time in their life. The ocean, with it’s vastness, beauty and marine life, is enchanting to think about. Unsurprisingly, many people consider taking up an Open water diver course, but put it off for another day due to varying reasons….

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Namaste Divers!

Although I have spent most of my life next to or sailing the oceans, I never ever felt any sort of urge to explore the “seven seas” until recently. In fact, I always had my eyes towards the sky with the hope of racing through the clouds someday. Unfortunate circumstances put paid to my childhood dream but set the wheels in motion for something, which I hope, transcends to something…

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