New to Diving

The Difference Between PADI Open Water Diver and PADI Scuba Diver Course

Learn To Dive Today! Are you ready to take the plunge and learn to scuba dive? Well, you’ve come to the right place. As a PADI Instructor, I have taught hundreds of students to scuba dive and I’ve noticed lots…

How To Clear Your Scuba Mask Like A Pro

Clear Your Mask Like A Pro Clearing your dive mask is hands down the most important scuba skill for any new diver. Yet it’s also the skill that gives students the most trouble.  Clearing your mask is so important it is…

5 Reasons You Should Try Scuba Diving

5 Reasons To Try Scuba Diving Once your dive below the surface your world will never be the same. Scuba diving is an exhilarating experience, and if you ever have the chance, make sure to dive in. Before you try…

6 Tips For Maintaining You Scuba Wetsuit

Wetsuit Maintenance Let’s face it, after a dive the last thing you want to do is lug your gear up to the dive shop, turn your wetsuit inside out and thoroughly wash and dry your suit. However, proper wetsuit maintenance…

5 Common Fears Shared by New Scuba Divers

Common Fears Having pre-dive jitters, even before stepping foot in a pool is not uncommon. While some new divers feel comfortable from the get go, others struggle or panic with the thought of putting their head underwater. After teaching hundreds…

Overcoming Your Fear of Scuba Diving

Overcoming Your Fear of Scuba Diving Having predive jitters, even before stepping foot in a pool is not uncommon. While some new divers feel comfortable from the get go, others struggle or panic with the thought of putting their head…

GoDiveNow, try scuba diving for FREE in a city near you

Have you ever wanted to try scuba diving? GoDiveNow is a mobile pool-on-wheels touring around the U.S.A giving everyone the opportunity to try diving for FREE. Log on to their website for a list of upcoming cities. (Up Next Houston,…

Techniques For Kicking And Finning Underwater

When you first learn to dive there are a lot of unknowns. Wearing bulky fins may feel strange at first but fins will help you gain momentum and propel you through the water while diving. Here are a few techniques for kicking…

4 Common Mistakes For Newbie Divers

Scuba diving should be fun and enjoyable. To help feel confident and relaxed, avoid these four common mistakes that new divers often make. Missing your pre-dive safety check It only takes a minute, but missing your pre-dive safety check could end…

5 Tips To Streamline Your Dive Gear

When you first start scuba diving everything feels different. You may feel big and bulky with all that extra equipment, wetsuit and weight you are wearing, but sooner or later once you get the hang of it, you’ll be looking…