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5 reasons why I like to Scuba dive

Scuba diving, some people say it’s like yoga, and I share that feeling. After a dive I feel less stressful and happy. I think diving could be sort of therapy for some people, escaping from all the drama in the world, and making some bubbles. That’s one of the things I like about scuba diving, here are some more reasons. Continue reading

Divemaster internship

You live in the USA, Europe, Canada or any country with colder winters,  you had a great dive vacation last summer and wake up one day and it is cold………. You think: “I need sun, I need a break, I need to get  out of here” What is a perfect choice to for you to get in a better mood, relax get a tan and learn something at the same time? Continue reading

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Oceans: 5 KINGS

What do divers actually know about the ocean they dive in? We can find many bodies of waters to dive in; oceans, lakes, quarries, etc  Here we listed the 5 major oceans, the ones that control the world . enjoy! Continue reading

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Me and my dream

Manta-rays, sharks, turtles? What fish am I going to see? Will my dream come true? My dream of diving with manta-rays? How will the visibility be? When would I make my first dive in Costa Rica? These are just some of the many questions running through my head before I got here. I’m doing a social media internship at a dive shop in Costa Rica and the actual experience of diving might be very helpful if you’re supposed to write a blog about diving and the pacific ocean. My first time in the water won’t be for scuba diving, no , I’m going to snorkel! I’m so excited, this will be my first time on the boat! Continue reading

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Rich Coast Diving is 100% AWARE

Did you know that less than 1% of our ocean is protected? While the ocean covers more than 70 percent of the planet’s surface?  Unsustainable fishing, shipping, oil and gas, pollution plus climate change are the biggest threats of the ocean. It is necessary that we are aware of the fact that we’re killing the ocean if we don’t change those big problems.

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Being prepared for your Internship

Taking a step up the ladder towards becoming a PADI pro is a big step.  Of course there is a big portion of fun included; I mean who would not love to dive, hang out with other divers of all nationalities in a sunny country?  But don’t be fooled…………..BE PREPARED! Continue reading

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Rescue emergency assistant plan (fictitious)

One of the objectives to pass a rescue is to hand in an emergency assistant plan. Now over the years we have received many different styles,from basic list to colorful print outs. This one done by Jenna, I thought was really unique. Jenna wrote a fictitious story in essay form describing emergency steps. I thought it would be nice to share her story. Enjoy Continue reading