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Hard Lesson: British National Champion Relays Story Of DCS Hit Whilst Freediving

If you're a competitive freediver or spearo who likes to hunt in deep water, British National Freediving Champion Michael Board recently learned a hard lesson about making sure you've got a good support team and easy access to a decompression chamber if you get bent.

A Honduran Doctor Has Developed Some Fairly Radical Ways Of Treating Decompression Sickness

Honduran Dr. Elmer Mejia has successfully treated thousands of cases of Moskito Indians with severe decompression illness including exceptional paralysis and incontinence.

Decompression Sickness Booklet Added To DAN’s Health & Diving Reference Series

Divers Alert Network has added its Decompression Sickness Booklet to the agency's Health & Diving Reference Series. The new 40-page booklet "covers information including diagnosing...




PADI’s eLearning Courses Now Available In Multiple Languages

In an effort to help dive operators and members, PADI has released a host of new eLearning products in multiple languages.

GO Diving Show Dates Announced

Organizers of the GO Diving Show in the UK announced this week that their next event would take place in February 2021.

Cave Divers Discover Ancient Ochre Mine In Mexico

Underwater paleontologists have discovered the first prehistoric ochre mine in the Americas, dating back thousands of years.

Australian Olympic Snowboarder Alex Pullin Dies In Spearfishing Accident

The Australian Olympic snowboarder, Alex 'Chumpy' Pullin, has died in a spearfishing accident in Australia

Freediving World Series Cancelled For 2020

Organizers for the 2020 Freediving World Series announced this week that, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the competition has been canceled.


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