Did a training hike from Waterfall to Heathcote with all the gear which we are planning on taking to Nepal. Also tested out the new Suunto watch and the solar charger.
Congratulations to the three new dive masters, Scott, Darren and Brian who completed their final dives of their divemaster course last weekend at Kiama.
Should you become a Rescue Diver? Over the weekend when I was at the harbour, the seas picked up considerably when we finished the dive and there were huge waves crashing over the breakwater. The conditions changed dramatically compared to when we first went into the water. It made me realise the benefits of the rescue diver program and how it make divers more confident and prepared and I would recommend the course to everyone to further improve their diving skills.
RunKeeper and Under Armour teamed up to bring a story on what it means to be fast.
They created a cool infograph below for data and comparisons on the world’s top runners, swiftest countries in RunKeeper, and more. See how you stack up, but also don’t fret if you’re far off–we’re even bringing you insights from real RunKeeper users who got faster.
The 20th Wollongong Underwater Hockey 4s Comp was held on Saturday 17th March 2012. It was the biggest ever! Here’s the video taken at the event. If you’re curious as to what underwater hockey is and how it is played, this video is for you.
Article about underwater hockey and the Wollongong 4’s Comp taken from The Advertiser Wollongong on Wednesday March 14th 2012.