Do the air dump.
Imagine this… you’re diving along, could be the ocean, the lake, a pond maybe, or even the swimming pool… Those are probably your bodies of water, correct? I don’t see anyone diving in a puddle… maybe… I know some who would be willing to try!
Anyway, you’re diving along. You see something below you that is really cool and off you go… yet you are a new diver and you can’t seem to get down. Why?
A big mistake that new divers make is they have too much air in their BC which won’t allow them to go down. You’ll pull on one of the release valves to dump the air but it doesn’t all release. Then you are a sitting duck while all your other friends are going down to see what is below. Continue reading