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Dive Blog, Flagler Scuba Class, Hurricane Joaquin -

The day before the trip, every person I knew was saying DO NOT take the weekend scuba class down to West Palm Beach, FL. A lot was riding on it. We had a class of dive students on a college schedule, an instructor candidate, all with only their checkout dives standing in the way of being certified.  A weekend in South Florida, reef dives on a dive boat, certified for life... We had the boat, hotels, crew, all in place and ready for an epic weekend. One of our crew was on her final checkout dive to becoming a fully...

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Dive Blog, Venice Beach -

What do you do when your boat cancels because of zero visibility? You make it an even better trip than it was planned to be… iDive was notified at the last moment our dive trip out of Venice Beach was cancelled due to zero visibility.  Usually, this would shut down any operation and cancel trips, but iDive does not let up… we make better plans!  We started at the Venice Beach Pier, in hopes of finding some shark’s teeth… We scoped out the premises, designed our dive plan, and geared up.     Freezing West Coast waters did not scare us;...

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