A collection of articles about spearfishing, freediving,
essential gear and techniques.
How's the Diving on the Big Island
of Hawaii? - Updated Continuously!
Rob's dive journal on recent free diving adventures
in and around the islands.
Your Lungs for Better Freediving
Rob discusses routines for training your lungs and diaphragm to improve
Dive flags are an important part of a diver's safety gear. Their use is also
required by law. Don't wait for a boating accident or close call to get equipped!
a Speargun on a Budget
Some advice on choosing the appropriate
speargun based on what you will be using
diving mask is the best for you?
Out of all the masks on the market, how do you find the right one? You need
to narrow it down. Rob gives some tips and insights into choosing
a mask for freediving.
freediving or spearfishing book is the best for you?
Rob recalls the ancient times before the dawn of books and
videos on spearfishing and freediving, and explains how everyone
can learn something from diving into
Reality Check - Comparing Speargun Specifications
Dive through the marketing hype and learn to assess and compare the true specifications
and features of different makes and models of spearguns.
Stick Techniques and Safety Precautions
While useful as a self-defense tool against aggressive marine animals,
there are some crucial safety precautions to keep in mind when
carrying a Bang Stick.
Fish Migration Calendar
Will the big fish be around, the next time you're in town? This calendar
shows the migration cycles for various species in Hawaii.
Spearfishing World Records
Just what the title says. Maybe your record catch will soon be
Rob discusses the in's and out's of his personal Riffe Competitor
4X spearfishing setup. More spearfishing tech tips >>
Spearfishing and Freediving
Rob's thoughts about competing for those that have heard
of or thought about competing, but had reservations about it.
Four Essential Elements to Improve Your Bottom Time
Not everyone is aware that you can increase your bottom time by
using the right gear.
Suit Care And Maintenance Instructions
Getting the maximum performance and longevity out of your wet suit.
What makes a superior diving suit? Brian provides some insight
into the history and evolution of the diving suit.
Water Hunting Successfully
How to lure fish, hunting techniques, use and selection of equipment,
and diver safety.
a New Mask for Use
Learn the tricks to keeping a new mask from fogging.
The importance of carrying a knife with you on EVERY dive, and how to use one.