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The Tec Rec Range

Ever wanted to go that little bit deeper while you were underwater but worried about your decompression time. Or explore those rarer wrecks that are out of the range to most recreational divers. 248 more words


Taking on Thailand.

For the past 3 months I have been living on the beautiful island of Koh Tao in Thailand, I am here completing my PADI Divemaster course, also having a long holiday away from the England! 269 more words

Tec Xplor Day Phuket, Thailand

PADI would like to invite you to a special Tec Xplor day to be held in Phuket on the 9th of October, 2014. During this event you will have an opportunity to explore some exciting Tec Equipment and get the latest information about PADI Tec Rec Programs. 112 more words


Diving & The Media: A Survival Guide - 8

Although it is unhelpful to the operator’s cause to ever think of the media in adversarial terms the very nature of a critical incident is one that tends to favour the journalist’s position; especially when the dive operator has no control over when or where they might be interviewed …  a continuation of the previous extracts regarding media interviews. 932 more words

Recreational Diving

Survival of the fittest

Had recreational diving been an option when Charles Darwin set out aboard ‘HMS Beagle’ on his ground-breaking scientific voyage of discovery, then there’s a very real possibility that he may have scrapped the whole notion of natural selection and the survival of the fittest. 769 more words

Technical Diving

What is High Pressure Nervous Syndrome (HPNS)?

Some of you might have heard of the upcoming deep dive attempt in Egypt. Ahmed Gabr is planning on diving to dive to a depth of 350m and his attempt will take place on the 18th September. 752 more words

Tec Diving