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Stress in Diving

  I don’t want to participate in any sport in which my species is not at the top of the food chain. — Ken Fonte   Stress in diving is probably the central problem in the accidents and resulting injuries and fatalities that…

Waiting for the Light

Learning life’s lessons the hard way looms large in my legend. (Along with an avowed affinity for alliteration…) But one thing’s for sure, I rarely make the same mistake twice. Well, there was that night in St. Barts back in…

Shark Attack

“Thump!” “I felt the impact on my back, but I wasn’t sure which part bounce house water slide combo of me was hit. I felt myself being carried through the water like a helpless ragdoll. I remember hoping I wasn’t…

The Dangers of Social Media

Occasionally, a boat crew witnesses some diver doing so incredibly stupid that, rather than dismiss it as a one-off event, it’s simpler to write it into the boat’s Commercial Bouncy Castles for Sale policy or procedures. Like the liveaboard I…