Links to different category of information related to scuba diving.
ANDI International, The Premier International Educational Agency for Hyperbaric and Diving Technologies.
PSAI Professional Scuba Association International
The Professional Scuba Association International is oldest technical / extended range scuba certification agencies in the world. PSAI was the first agency to offer certification at the diver and instructor levels in both recreational sport and technical diving
UDI – United Diving Instructors
The United Diving Instructors (UDI) is the diver training organization founded in 1983 by Z. Fisher and H. G. Golzing in California, United States.
Dive Buddies 4 Life
Dive Buddies 4 Life is a scuba diving blog documenting our underwater adventures since 2016.
Scuba Diver Girls
Snorkeling & diving in our La Jolla protected marine sanctuary. Seals, seal lions & sea caves, oh my!
LiveAboard.com is the easiest place online to book your liveaboard diving and cruise trips. The company was founded with the vision that you as a customer would be happiest with the largest variety of liveaboards, which you can easily book online with the best price guaranteed. Years later we still continue to make our customers happy by doing just that!
Deepblu is the online community where scuba divers and freedivers continue their diving adventures above the surface. Deepblu allows you to showcase your diving memories and discover dive-related content and news. Expand your scuba knowledge, share your underwater experiences and engage with other people like yourself—divers with stories to tell.
National Association of Black Scuba Divers (NABS)
The National Association of Black Scuba Divers (NABS) was established in 1991 by Ric Powell and Dr A. Jose Jones. Ric Powell and Dr. Jones were two of the earliest African-Americans to become certified divers, and their collaboration resulted in the creation of NABS which purpose was to foster camaraderie among African American divers, and to address the unique problems and concerns of the African-American community. Since the formation of NABS, the organization has blossomed to over 2,000 members across the country and internationally.
ScubaBoard.com is the world's largest scuba diving online community. Since 2000, ScubaBoard has been the place to go for internet based discussions related to all things Scuba.
Green Fins is a comprehensive approach that encourages dive centres and snorkel operators, local communities and governments to work together to reduce their environmental impacts. This is primarily done through the private sector adopting a Code of Conduct that will help mitigate their impacts when carrying out marine tourism activities.
Mission Blue inspires action to explore and protect the ocean. Led by legendary oceanographer Dr. Sylvia Earle, Mission Blue is uniting a global coalition to inspire an upwelling of public awareness, access and support for a worldwide network of marine protected areas – Hope Spots.
Expos & Fairs
Thailand Travel & Dive Expo
It is well known that in the past years, the scuba diving industry in Thailand had grown significantly, which can be measured by the growing numbers of scuba divers and various diving businesses. Part of it is the country’s existing natural environment, specifically the beautiful seas. With its rich natural resources either at the Andaman Sea or the Gulf of Thailand, all of which reflect beautiful underwater sceneries that attract thousands of tourists who are scuba diving lovers to continuously travel to Thailand. The other reason is that the widespread popularity of scuba diving activities among Thais.
ADM Exploration Foundation
The ADM Foundation will organize and execute exploration missions and expeditions as well as support archaeological and scientific exploration through grant funding.
Analox Sensor Technology
Scuba divers, whether newly qualified or a veteran of the seas, need to know the breathing gas mix in their tanks to plan for a safe dive.
In the mid-1970s, two friends decided to combine their knowledge of diving and precision engineering. Working from a small garage in the north of England, they set about creating what has become some of the most respected scuba diving equipment on the market.
Since 1943, Aqua Lung has been a leader in manufacturing equipment for adventure, fitness and safety whether in the water, on land or in the air.
Aquatec does the very best to provide excellent scuba diving equipment and its related services to strengthen our long-term mutually beneficial partnership.
There had to be a better way. When Atomic Aquatics was founded in 1996, it was a deep-seated passion for diving that compelled us...
The sea was Beuchat's original inspiration. It remains the source of our technical expertise and the environment in which the brand has developed naturally with the goal of allowing as many underwater sports enthusiasts as possible to benefit fully from our know-how and experience.
In 1953 we invented the first practical wetsuit, which revolutionized surfing and diving. We came up with the phrase “fits like a glove” and Body Glove was born. — Bill & Bob Meistrell
Cressi gets it....we all want scuba gear that's high quality and doesn't break the bank. And colors? We're on it. We're coming out with more color each year so you won't have only one color (Black) to choose from.
Founded in 1984, Dive Rite is a pioneer in the SCUBA diving equipment industry. Some of Dive Rite's very first products include the first wing solely dedicated for doubles and the first commercially available back plate. Over the years, Dive Rite's product line has continued to grow including: the TransPac, various Wings, Lights, Reels, Nomad Sidemount, the O2ptima CCR, and so much more. Dive Rite also provides an entire range of equipment with the sport diver in mind, such as the Advanced Open Water regulator set and the TravelPac BCD. Brand new to diving or a 20 year veteran, Dive Rite has you covered.
As visitors in the oceans, our bodies require protection and adaptation to the environment below. Gull has developed a premium line of body protection we call "Bio-Merge System". Using high-tech, light weight rubbers developed in our facilities, we hve created a second skin to protect you from head to toe when going below.
It is all about the dive. We make the gear that we know will enhance our diving. The process begins with designing, testing, refining, and making it better. We never settle for just "good enough." It is about having such high standards and expectations in how we want our products to perform, that we are relentless in our pusuit of perfection.
Founded in 2007, Hollis Gear represents the technical division of American Underwater Products. Our distribution includes over 400 dealers worldwide in over 50 countries.
Oceanic’s innovative diving products are sold through more than 3,000 dive retailers worldwide through more than 25 international distributors and AUP’s own affiliate companies in Australia, Singapore, Japan, England, Germany, and Italy.
OMS – Ocean Management Systems
OMS - Ocean Management Systems is a manufacturer and distributor of high performance equipment designed for scuba divers.
The dive... the ultimate escape and the ultimate sensation of being. Below the surface - do not disturb and don't be disturbed. All the gadgets and equipment that seemed so cool above will do their job and disappear into your peace of mind. They have done their job on North Sea oil rigs, they have done their job in complex Arctic Search and Rescue missions. They will do the job for you and be quiet about their business - allowing you to be filled with presence.
All SANTI products were created by divers and for divers, thinking about their needs. Each smallest detail in SANTI products has a functional reason and keeps the highest possible quality standards. We never forget about design, research and development.
Only one name delivers the elite performance divers can count on to explore the extraordinary world underwater.
Sherwood Scuba-Innovation, Quality, Performance for over 60 years.
From the highest mountains to the deepest oceans, Suunto equips and inspires outdoor adventurers to conquer new territory.
Tecline By ScubaTech are products dedicated for professionals divers. We offer a wide range of equipment and accessories of the highest quality at affordable prices.
Innovating in scuba diving gear. Equipment by serious divers for the most demanding divers.
It seems like only yesterday when we introduced the integrated weight system that (slowly) became the industry standard. But we didn’t stop there. We followed up with more BC innovations, then moved into regulators and other equipment. Why? Because everything can be done better. It’s just the way we do things.
Effects of the Ketogenic diet in overweight divers breathing Enriched Air Nitrox
Central Nervous System Oxygen Toxicity (CNS-OT) is one of the most harmful effects of Enriched Air Nitrox (EAN) diving. Protective factors of the Ketogenic Diet (KD) are antioxidant activity, the prevention of mitochondrial damage and anti-inflammatory mechanisms. We aimed to investigate if a short-term KD may reduce oxidative stress and inflammation during an hyperoxic dive.
We're a free online scuba diving magazine - run by passionate Divers and Instructors. Our aim with DIVE.in is to be the best source of information - for people going on their first dive trip to the experienced diver that know the ins and outs of all wreaks in Abu Nuhass or tourist diving in Thailand.
Diving Almanac – Book of Records
The Diving Almanac celebrates the achievements of a unique group of people that share a passion for underwater adventure and discovery.
Scuba Diver Magazine
Scubadivermag.com is the ultimate online destination whether you are a scuba diver, technical diver or freediver. Whatever agency you trained with, and whatever your level of experience, you will find plenty to enrich and expand your diving horizons.
The Scuba Diving Resource
Scuba Diving Resource brings you the latest news, reviews, travel information & offers from around the world. All about the Scuba Diving Lifestyle including marine life, conservation, dive events, science, food & beverage and much more.
Divescover is a comprehensive guide of all dive centers and dive spots around the world. Created for the users by the users, it's useful for everyone from scuba diver beginners right the way through to dive professionals.
Software & Apps
Ultimate Planner is a decompression software program for planning OC and CCR dives.
DAN – Divers Alert Network
DAN exists to help divers in need of medical emergency assistance and promotes dive safety through research, education, products and services.
Scuba Diving Reviews & Best sites where to dive next!
Diving Heritage intends to bring a tribute to all involved in the development of professional diving from the day it started and into the future
The scuba dive that crushed my spine
It had been planned - a deep dive for four experienced scuba diving instructors. But halfway through the session, two compressed air tanks ran out, setting off a catastrophic chain of events.