Category: Scuba Diving

Do you need to be fit to dive?

Do you need to be fit to dive?

Adventurer, technical diver, stuntman, climber and all-round Action Man Andy Torbet knows a thing or two about keeping fit. Here he gives some basic advice to help us all get back into shape for when we can hit the water again.

Scuba Diving Capernwray

Siren Call of Capernwray

Mark Evans and his son Luke head north to Lancashire for a dad-and-lad trip to Capernwray inland dive site

Ship shape

The skipper promised me a wreck, so it must be down here somewhere. If the vis was better, I might even be able to see it.

Things fall apart

I can’t quite understand it. How did that happen? Every item of my scuba kit was fine when I put it away.

Free and squeezy

Freediving – it’s basically snorkelling with good PR. It involves holding your breath, often to the point of semi-suffocation. What’s so free about that?

Scandi Noir

This is not IKEA’s cheerful “the wonderful everyday”.

The Scuba Fix

Sometimes you just need to hear those three words to feel that everything is right with the world. We’re going diving!

Lessons from lockdown

With so much time being spent in our homes, it’s become fashionable to ask ourselves: what have I learned during the lockdown?