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WIN! WIN! WIN! An Ocean Reef Full-face Mask User Course
Ever wondered what it’s like diving a full-face mask? They’re really comfortable (breathe through your nose, no jaw fatigue, dive cold water), they give you a wide field-of-view and you can even add comms units to talk with your buddy and/or the surface.
Our lucky winner will learn about the Ocean Reef system of integrated diving mask and comms, and try it out in the comfort of Sea & Sea’s heated, indoor swimming pool.
Sea & Sea, UK distributor of Ocean Reef products, will be hosting the one-day course at Paignton, Devon.
All you have to do for a chance to win is enter the competition in our free Divernet Xtra newsletter!

Biologists break habitat record

Two American biologists have spent 73 days in an underwater laboratory off Key Largo, Florida, breaking the previous record for a submerged scientific research programme of 69 days. more...

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British freediving record

British freediver Mike Board has extended his own national men’s record in the sport’s Constant Weight category by descending to a depth of 103m. more...

Seal strandings mount up in Cornwall

Conservationists are at a loss to explain why “huge numbers” of grey seals have stranded on Cornish beaches recently, with many deaths. more...

Devon hosts wrecks conference

The 33rd International Shipwreck Conference will take place in Plymouth, South Devon on 7 February. more...

Diver survives stingray barb

A New Zealand diver who received a ray sting to the chest is lucky to have survived. more...
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