Master Divers

A day in the life of a Dive Master Trainee at Master Divers. »

I have never imagined myself as a Divemaster. My first dive was 3 years ago, in cold water and bad visibility in the south of Brazil. After some dives in other places, my interest about dive increased. Therefore the wish for a new lifestyle brought me to Koh Tao. The Divemaster Course is very fun [...]
Posted by: Jasmin Chew on November 20, 2014 @ 3:49 pm
Filed under: Diving,Environmental,Master Divers,Professional Level,Uncategorized

Choosing and using the right dSMB for you! »

The latest piece of kit we are going to put under the spotlight in this blog is the humble dSMB.  This is one piece of kit every diver should carry and could end up saving your life. Having said that, many people still don’t actually know what a dSMB is and / or does!   [...]
Posted by: Sarah Groves on October 15, 2014 @ 9:27 am
Filed under: Equipment

Choosing the right dive computer for you »

So previously we talked about choosing the right regulator to suit you, and we briefly mentioned dive computers.  In this blog, we are going to look a little more in-depth into how to pick the right dive computer for you.   Everyone knows how to plan a dive – right?  Remember those funny little blue and [...]
Posted by: Sarah Groves on October 9, 2014 @ 3:08 pm
Filed under: Equipment

What to look for when buying a set of regulators. »

  As with any adventure hobby, people that love scuba diving invariably love the gadgets that go with it!   Buying your first big piece of kit, such as a regulator set can be just as exciting as using it for the first time.   When it comes to spending our hard earned cash we [...]
Posted by: Sarah Groves on October 5, 2014 @ 3:56 pm
Filed under: Equipment

How to be a good student. »

This isn’t about being teachers pet or bringing your instructor coffee/chocolate/beer (after diving). Not that that wouldn’t be appreciated mind you! Being a good student will ensure that you get the most out of your course and your instructor too. Firstly carefully read and clearly complete what can seem like the endless forms that are [...]
Posted by: Ayesha Cantrell on September 30, 2014 @ 1:31 pm
Filed under: Courses,Diving

Top 5 things to remember on the first dive of your open water course. »

Apart from all your gear, your buddy and your pre-dive safety check there are a number of things to remember. The following are the most common things new divers forget in the nervous excitement of their first open water dive. 1)      Relax. Remain calm, remember to breath out as well as deflating to go down. [...]
Posted by: Ayesha Cantrell on August 26, 2014 @ 2:33 pm
Filed under: Diving

5 reasons you should have your own mask and snorkel. »

As part of learning how to dive you should be taught about each piece of gear, how to fit it properly and how to select the most suitable for you when you wish to buy it.  Nearly all new divers choose to buy their own mask and snorkel during their open water course. We strongly [...]
Posted by: Ayesha Cantrell on August 12, 2014 @ 4:24 pm
Filed under: Diving


Fancy winning some great prizes and helping save sharks from extinction too? In 3 easy steps…... 1) Go to our Facebook Page and hit ”Like”. 2) Choose your favourite prize package from the list below and mark the date and time of the auction in your diary 3) Out bid everyone else to win! [...]
Posted by: Ayesha Cantrell on May 8, 2014 @ 9:07 pm
Filed under: Uncategorized

What can you bid for in our charity auction? »

We have had some great prizes donated to our Facebook Auction for Finathon. Finathon is Project Awares Global Swim Event to raise money for sharks. Our swim is an epic 43km solo swim challenge, you can read more here….. The swim will take place any time from mid May to take advantage of the best [...]
Posted by: Ayesha Cantrell on April 26, 2014 @ 8:56 pm
Filed under: Environmental

Weekly Dive Report 31st March – 6th April 2014 »

This report covers our trips from the 31st March – 6th April 2014, scroll down to find details of the conditions and the weeks highlights ! This Week’s Conditions We have still been very lucky to have such amazing conditions. Flat seas, blue skies and crystal clear water! This Week’s Highlights  The conditions have really [...]
Posted by: Photographer on April 11, 2014 @ 11:08 am
Filed under: Daily Dive Reports,Diving on Koh Tao
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