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  • Top 5 Snorkeling Tips for Beginners
    June 9, 2021

    Top 5 Snorkeling Tips for Beginners

    Snorkeling is a fun activity and one of the easiest ways to peek into the underwater world. Unlike scuba diving, it requires no formal training, minimum equipment and is something almost anyone can try. That being said, poor first-time snorkeling experiences are pretty common. Anxiety, leaking or fogging mask, uncomfortable fins and water flooding your snorkel can all make the activity a bit miserable or even potentially dangerous for you. So here are a few tips that will help you avoid the most common beginner mistakes and enjoy snorkeling to the fullest.
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  • Full-Face Snorkeling Masks: Pros And Cons
    May 18, 2021

    Full-Face Snorkeling Masks: Pros And Cons

    During the recent years full-face snorkeling masks have been steadily gaining popularity worldwide. This type of masks feels more natural to many snorkelers since it offers the ability to breath through the nose (rather than the mouth as with traditional snorkels). It was also well received by beginner snorkelers, who prefer to have their entire face protected from contact with water. However, there are those who are skeptical about the concept or even raise concerns about the safety of full-face masks.
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  • Ocean Reef Presents The First-Ever Snorkeling Communicator
    May 13, 2021

    Ocean Reef Presents The First-Ever Snorkeling Communicator

    Here is an exciting piece of news for snorkelers - Ocean Reef has recently presented a device that allows you to communicate with your buddies while snorkeling even if you're far apart. The invention, called Snorkie-Talkie, includes a transmitter that needs to be snapped onto the tube of your full face snorkeling mask and an integrated speaker that connects to the transmitter via a silicone hose.
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  • Life Jacket vs. Snorkeling Vest - Different Types of PFDs
    March 17, 2021

    Life Jacket vs. Snorkeling Vest - Different Types of PFDs

    For many watersports, a personal flotation device - also known as a PFD - is an essential piece of equipment. It can help to keep you safe while out on the water, and, depending on the place and activity, PFD use may even be mandatory. However, with the different types of PFDs available, it may be confusing which one is right for you. In particular, one of the most common misconceptions is that a life jacket and a snorkeling vest is the same thing. So, in this article, we will cover the key differences between the two as well as list a few other types of PFDs and their best use cases.

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