Achieving the PADI Divemaster degree in one year

Obtaining the PADI Divemaster degree within one year in Latvia and abroad The Underwater Diving Club prepares divers for the PADI Divemaster certificate. Congratulations to diver Jānis Briedis on achieving the PADI Divemaster degree, in the underwater diving club "Zemudens niršanas klubs Divings", together with PADI TEC [...]

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Snorkeling or scuba diving: similarities and differences

Both diving and snorkeling are great activities for anyone who loves the water and wants to learn about lakes and marine life in their natural environment. The main difference between snorkeling and scuba diving is the type of air supply. Breathing with scuba allows longer [...]

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Measure "On water safety"

Event "On safety on water", Lielvārde, near the Daugava Several services participated in the event, such as Jaunsardze, Jumprava Red Cross Operational Unit, Municipal Police, diving club "Diving", which provided information to residents about safety on water. The event was attended by services that provided information in an interesting way […]

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How to care for a diving and diving mask, five useful tips?

Diving club "" recommends five useful tips on how to take care of a diving and diving mask. Does the maintenance of diving equipment affect the safety of diving, we ask Walter Preiman, a PADI instructor at the diving club "Diving"? Just as you take care of the regular maintenance of your car, you need to follow […]

How does a person's vision change underwater?

The answer to the question "How does a person's vision change underwater?" prepared by diving club "Diving" diver Margarita Zommere. Refractive indices in water Water and air have different refractive indices that affect how light travels in the environment. As our eyes […]

How long is one diving lesson?

Valters Preimanis, instructor of the diving club "Diving", answers the question - How long is one diving lesson? The duration of one lesson in the diving course "Open Water Diver" is 120-150 minutes. (2-2.5 hours). There are more than 26 skills in the Open Water Diver course in total, […]