What a diver should do while diving if he wants to urinate

This is the advice of diving instructor, diving expert Valters Preimans on the topic - "In the call of natural needs, or what is the correct urination technique for divers". With the sun high on the horizon and the warm sea with the captivating depths of the ocean, divers are invited to immerse themselves in the fascinating underwater world [...]

River guardians: Diving cleanup in the Daugava

Daugava with its rich history and importance for Latvia holds a special place in the hearts of its people. However, like many bodies of water around the world, the Daugava River faces environmental challenges, including pollution and waste. Fortunately, the diving club "Daivings" in Latvia is becoming active in order to create [...]

The third diving festival in Latvia, in Laukezera, Jēkabpils district

The third diving festival in Latvia, in Jēkabpils district Laukezera! Diving club "Divings", organized diving in the most beautiful and clear lake of Latvia. Recommended for divers, snorkelers and swimmers of all levels. Event program for 3 days – Tent site for 10 tents (tent pitch in a private area by the lake) [...]

Diving instructor Valters Preimanis

A diver has a runny nose, can you dive with a runny nose?

If a diver has a runny nose, is it okay to dive with a runny nose? It is not recommended to dive with a runny nose, cold or other conditions that can block the air passages of the paranasal sinuses. If difficulty equalizing the pressure in the ears occurs during the descent of the dive, it is necessary to stop […]

Diving instructor Valters Preimanis

What are the pros and cons of cold water scuba diving?

Key Benefits of Cold Water Diving Unique Marine Life Encounters Cold water scuba diving gives you the opportunity to encounter unique marine species that are specially adapted to colder temperatures. From majestic orcas to vibrant kelp forests, the biodiversity in cold water environments can be truly […]

The cold is good for training

Learn to scuba dive in cold water and its unexpected benefits

Scuba diving is an exciting activity that allows people to explore the fascinating underwater world. While warm tropical waters are considered by many to be the ideal diving environment, learning to dive in cold water can offer its own unique set of rewards, confirms a diving club instructor […]