Category Archives: Getting Into UK Diving

Choosing a dive club

admin/ May 28, 2018/ Getting Into UK Diving/ 0 comments

I’ll be honest up front. I love my dive club. I’ll say that up front because I am an active member, and an instructor of the sister dive school. But I chose to join and there are several reasons for this. You don’t need to join our club but there are many reasons to join a club and there are

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Kit: to hire or to buy

admin/ April 9, 2018/ Getting Into UK Diving/ 0 comments

There’s no getting away from it; UK diving is not always turning up and getting kit that fits brilliantly and then jumping on a boat. We generally have our kit set up here and although it can take people a while to get themselves sorted all divers are a lot happier in their own kit. The cost may seem prohibitive

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Boat Etiquette

admin/ May 10, 2016/ Getting Into UK Diving, UK Dive Trips/ 0 comments

If you’re heading for a boat dive there’s a few things to think about before packing your bags and jumping on. The Spread-It-Out DiverĀ  Keep your kit together. You’re unlikely to be taking a big box on board due to space but a dry bag is a good idea as well as a mesh bag to keep your bits and

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