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Trevor Sanford

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Trevor came to diving late after getting a job at a scuba-training agency. He is a Master Scuba Diver and trimix diver with a particular interest in sidemount diving. Having dived in European fresh water, the Mediterranean, Egypt and the Red Sea, he particularly loves Dahab. Next up on his to do list are rebreathers and exploring more mountain lakes and caves.

Stories by Trevor
Dahab Blue Hole
Tec Diving Travel Dive Locations

Diving the Dahab Blue Hole on Trimix

The Blue Hole, in Dahab, Egypt is one of the most famous of its kind. The site’s famous arch, starting at around 180 feet (55 m), is well out of the range for recreational diving, but it’s accessible to those who take their training a step further.  

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places to dive with mola mola
Marine Species Travel

Top Three Places to Dive with Mola Mola

Surely one of the ocean’s most unique looking marine creatures, large mola mola, or sunfish as they’re sometimes known, can still prove elusive. Here are three of the best places to see them.

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Russians Make World's Deepest Ice Dive
News

Russians Make World’s Deepest Ice Dive

A group of Russian divers from the Russian Geographical Society made a 335-foot (102 m) dive below sea ice in the White Sea.

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Project Ariadna
News In the Water

Project Ariadna Will Offer GPS for Divers

Project Ariadna unveils the first-ever independent GPS-based underwater navigation technology for divers.

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New stuff
Vobster Quay

Virgin Start-Up Backed Company Creating Artificial Reef at Vobster Quay

A Virgin Start-Up-backed company, ARC Marine, is creating an artificial reef at premier U.K. dive site Vobster Quay in 2017.
by Kathryn Curzon
using a compass underwater

Using a Compass Underwater

Many divers stop learning about underwater navigation after their first open-water course. But using a compass underwater properly is a vital skill.
by Marcus Knight
Snorkel When Scuba Diving

Should You Wear a Snorkel When Scuba Diving?

We’re not going to solve the age-old argument of whether you should wear a snorkel when scuba diving, but will offer a list of pros and cons to help you decide.
by Hélène Reynaud

Best Dive Sites in Scapa Flow

In the Scottish Highlands, a remote, sheltered stretch of water around the Orkney Islands is home to Scapa Flow, with some of the best dive sites in Britain.
by Guest Author Chris Vyvyan-Robinson