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Living Legend

Pioneer underwater filmmaker Stan Waterman enjoyed his final dive the week after his 90th birthday. Though he is hanging up his fins, his fascination with the sea is never-ending. With his typical wit and inspiring style, Stan spoke about his life-long love of diving during a private celebration hosted by the Aggressor and Dancer Fleet to honor the fleet’s 30 […]

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Rec Diving meets the Dive Pirates Foundation

We love meeting cool divers like Sean Barr from the Dive Pirates Foundation.  Sean was at this year’s Diving Equipment Marketing Association (DEMA) Show, raising funds and awareness for an awesome cause. Of course, we jumped at the chance to paint a few “Rec Diving” fish on the community canvas that the Dive Pirates Foundation will auction off at the […]

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Video of the Week: An Encounter Like No Other

Nature Up Close. An Encounter Like No Other Witnessing a moray eel hunting is a treat on any night dive.  But how about in broad daylight, when the prey is a fellow eel?  Incredible! More About the Moray Eel Moray eels may look very snake-like but they are in fact fish. Keeping their mouths open allows constant circulation over their gills […]

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Single Diver? No Problem.

The very nature of scuba diving as a buddy sport encourages making new friends, sharing experiences and common interests. So traveling alone as a diver doesn’t have to be a lonely experience. The team at Rec Diving helps solo divers choose the right destination for them. Singles are often concerned about safety, convenience and being with other divers. We take […]

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Video of the Week: Beautiful Saba & St. Kitts

In 1987 Saba established its Marine Park. Because of this effort, Saba boasts some absolutely stunning diving. This video was shot during one of our week long dive trips aboard the Explorer II which sails between St. Martin, Saba and St. Kitts. This particular itinerary offers a few opportunities for land excursions on all three islands. If you would like […]

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Check Out Our New Travel Specials Page

We’ve made it easier than ever for you to keep up with the Travel Specials we offer at Rec Diving. Those of you who already enjoy our group trips and customized individual dive adventures know we work hard to offer the very best prices to the most sought after destinations. We absolutely love to get extra special deals, and even […]

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Make Scuba Diving your New Workout

Rec Diving participated in a health fair this week by invitation of the Pharmacists Associations of Oakland and Wayne Counties. We were happy to be there among the stations set up for flu shots and health screenings because we’ve always believed that diving can play a key part in a healthy lifestyle. We were there with other promoters of various fitness activities to highlight different approaches to get you and your family moving. It turns out the pharmacists who invited us were on to something.

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Earth Day Everyday

Volunteer scuba divers around the world are shining a spotlight on the global problem of marine debris. We all know about the ocean’s silent killer, and unfortunately, many of us have seen firsthand the devastating effects on marine life. A jarring reminder of the impact of the garbage swirls that pollute our oceans is front and center on a remote […]

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Video of the Week: Diving with Dolphins in Roatan

The dolphin research facility at Anthony’s Key Resort in Roatan, Honduras offers guests a unique opportunity to interact with these amazing creatures. We have been guiding groups there for years as well as arranging travel packages for our clientele. Please contact us if you are interested in finding out more. Click here to request more information

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