Category Archives: Career Development Internship

Handling the Hair

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SHARKS

What do you think about sharks? How do you feel about a lot of sharks being vulnerable and endangered? In all the the worlds water there are Around 440 Known Species of Sharks! There are many iconic species of sharks – the Great White in the film Jaws was burned into popular culture, for better and for […]

GOING DEEPER

PADI DEEP DIVER SPECIALITY COURSE  After exploring the wonders of the underwater world for a while, you get a bit curious to see what lies below when you go even deeper! There are things mysterious and exciting that attracts us to the deep. This is especially handy if you would like to visit a specific […]

cape town diving

What do you think about Cape Town diving? Cape Town Diving  Scuba diving in Cape Town is challenging due to the water temperature and occasionally visibility. The kelp forest, the marine life and the the wrecks make up for it though. battling the elements will definitely be worth the fight. False Bay  In false bay […]

OUR Transport

Given our location diving generally involves a lot of traveling for us, so we have it down to an art. Between our custom built trailer and two mini-busses we’ll get you there in style.  The Busses: Because safety is our number one priority, in and out of the water, our Hyundai H1 and Volkswagen T6 […]

PEAK PERFORMANCE BUOYANCY

The Secret To Neutral Buoyancy Underwater For Scuba Divers There is no denying that Peak Performance Buoyancy control separates the dive paddlers from the pros. When all the big talk is over and the water closes over your head, there is nothing that pulls the whole scuba diving thing together like perfect buoyancy control. The […]

Spit or Defog

What do you use when you’re diving and why? Commercial defogs, baby shampoo or spit? SPIT Spit is a good option to use because it is effective, you always have it with you and doesn’t cost you anything, only a nice, slimy spit in your mask. Why does spit work? We know that the water […]

Dive Terms

Hi Divers of the internet, my name is Jay and welcome to another #TheGekoBlog. Most of you have probably seen or heard some funny words, us divers, like to use and communicate with. So today I will give you guys a little more explanation and information about the terms we use! – Pietie(s): Divemaster’s and […]

The All New Geko Blog!

Hi Divers of the internet, my name is Jay for those who don’t know me and I am a full-time PADI instructor working under the command of Dawie Duik or how most of his apprentices call him, Poseidon. Daily, I will be giving you guys a bit more information about the diving industry and about […]