Divers are basically the astronauts of the sea. They have the ability to see things that billions of humans will never see in their lifetime. That’s why we at Sail Rock Divers believe that everyone should go diving at least one time in their life. So, in order to encourage you to take the leap or ahem… dive into the great abyss we’ve put together a list of 10 things you should know about diving:
Okay, let’s get the easy one out go the way first. Diving is fun and it’s not something everybody gets to do, so if you have the opportunity to do it you should.
2. You’ll make friends.
There are all kinds of lovely critters living underneath the sea and most of them are friendly so you are likely to find someone that would like to say hello.
3. You WILL see some weird sh**.
Remember when we said that being a diver is the closest thing to being an astronaut? Well, we weren’t kidding . Sea animals were the original aliens.
4. You’ll have a story to tell.
Every diver has hundreds of stories about the things the’ve encountered and the people they have met.
5. You can help preserve life.
Humans are infamous for polluting the habitats of other animals 9including their own). You can help reverse our reputation as a species.
6. You’ll be a survivor.
When diving with Sail Rock Divers you will always be safe, nonetheless the sea is a dangerous place. You will have conquered it!
7. You’ll see cool fish!
You’ll be swimming in what is literally the worlds biggest fish tank.
8. It’s beautiful, even when it’s ugly.
Even the strangest things in the ocean have a certain kind of beauty to them.
9. It’s totally safe.
Most people that are afraid of diving are afraid of shark related encounters. Most divers pray for the day that they will actually ever see one.
10. Even this cat is a diver.
This adorable cat is doing it, give it a shot. 😉