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Breathing for Scuba Divers: a blog by Steve Lewis

“Breathe in, breathe out, repeat as necessary; and by the way, don’t hold your breath because your lungs will explode and you’ll die!” Sage advice...

Improving your dive performance and comfort isn’t a massive stretch

By Kristen Fassolas Stretching isn’t just for those who don tight leggings and own a yoga mat. Good flexibility can help improve your scuba diving...

Scuba Genie Guide to Getting the Bends!

Without a pot to p**s in – A modern day tragedy With the noted absence of the three witches, I shall name the place –...

The Unassuming Guardians of Sharm el Sheikh

Top 4 PADI specialties to help other divers

Cave Diving Etiquette

Dive to Survive: How much do you value your life?


International Training

From its humble beginning in 1994 to today, the group of training agencies Scuba Diving International (SDI), Technical Diving International (TDI), and Emergency Response Diving International (ERDI) form one of the largest diving certification agencies in the World – International...


Chantelle Newman

Chantelle Newman is a diver, instructor, publisher and a Women Divers Hall of Fame honouree in 2016. She is the founder of The Diver Medic - a Medical Training Company - and the AMTECS charity. Find out more at


Stuart Philpott

Stuart has spent the past 26 years taking pictures and writing stories for diving magazines and other publications. In fact, this equates to more than a year of his life spent underwater. There have been plenty of exciting moments from...