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Buoyancy control, why it is not it as easy as it looks? 

At first glance, buoyancy control looks pretty effortless.  It seems to be a simple matter of balancing the amount of weight you carry against the inflation of your BC.  Surely when the two cancel each other out, you're neutral and can hover in the water.  Since the weight you are carrying doesn't change after you enter the water, it seems as though you have only one variable to contend with, that being the amount of inflation of your BC.  Buoyancy must be easy to control then eh?  SO WHY ISN’T IT?

Click here to read the full article and check out these six secrets to achieve ‘spot on’ buoyancy-control ....    

 

 
 
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Kalliopi Dive College Blog!

The Happiest Dive Intern Ever
27 Oct 2016 12:05 - Super User

Take a look at our intern, Marian Angelov, arguably the happiest Dive Intern ever to grace the corridors of Kalliopi Dive College! Marian and I were unsure this day if there would still be 'takers' for our complimentary pool try dive sessions as it was mid-October, but as shown in this sneaky shot taken by yours truly, here he is, happy as ever, getting ready to get into the water with these keen youngsters.  Autumn Half Term holidays are brilliant in Cyprus, t [ ... ]

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