Apnea & Surf Survival course. From Hawaii to The Netherlands in January 2020
Apnea & Surf Survival course. From Hawaii to The Netherlands in January 2020

Apnea & Surf Survival Training is invaluable for anyone who spends time in the ocean: surfers, lifeguards, distance swimmers and divers. Increase your survival potential and improve your breath hold skills by taking this course that will change the way you breathe and surf forever!  All Surfers welcome! Apnea & Surf Survival in Holland Hawaii Eco Divers brings the Apnea Training and Surf Survival course  to The Netherlands on January 17th, 18th and 19th. Big Wave Surfer and Profes...

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This isn’t freediving: Apnea training for surfers
This isn’t freediving: Apnea training for surfers

Apnea boot camp. Apnea Training By Surfers, For Surfers That’s what the crew has been calling it all weekend. Technically it’s an “apnea training and surf survival course", designed for surfers and other ocean athletes, but “apnea boot camp” seems more appropriate, considering we were all physically and emotionally exhausted by the end of day one—and we hadn’t even gotten into the ocean yet.   Ricardo Taveira is the man behind the program, and at first glance you...

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Completing My PADI Divemaster Internship on Oahu
Completing My PADI Divemaster Internship on Oahu

If you've done your research, you already know Hawaii Eco Diver's Divemaster Internship program is special: There aren't any other divemaster internship programs on Oahu or anywhere else in Hawaii. The internship is not just a unique opportunity to achieve your certification at a fraction of the cost. It also provides priceless real-world experience and amazing friendships along the way. Given this, I was thrilled to be accepted and my time in the program remains one of the highlights of my lif...

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Best Dive Sites in Waikiki and Honolulu
Best Dive Sites in Waikiki and Honolulu

If you’re staying in Waikiki you have amazing dive sites and snorkeling options just outside your hotel. Hawaii Eco Divers leads double-tank boat dives out of Kewalo Basin Harbor (just across from the Ala Moana Shopping Center) every day. Join us for wreck dives at 8am & reef dives at 11am where we will explore all the best dive sites in Waikiki. Guests at the Hilton Waikiki Beach, Ambassador Hotel Waikiki, Ala Moana Hotel, Outrigger Waikiki Beach Resort, Waikiki Beach Marriott Re...

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Top 5 Eco-Friendly Diving Tips in Hawaii
Top 5 Eco-Friendly Diving Tips in Hawaii

Eco-friendly diving and ocean conservation are two things we take to heart at Hawaii Eco Divers. When people think of Hawaii they think of sparkling blue coastlines, warm white sands and surfers playing in crystal clear waves. Each year, nearly 10 million people flock to Hawaii’s world class beaches for a little taste of paradise. That’s 10 million people sipping Mai Tais, learning to surf, fishing, snorkelling and diving. That’s a lot of people! With this much heavy traffic it’s import...

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The Apnea & Surf Survival course is back in California. Don’t miss it!

Apnea & Surf Survival Training is invaluable for anyone who spends time in the ocean: surfers, lifeguards, distance swimmers and divers. Increase your survival potential and improve your breath hold skills in our full 2 day seminar. Hawaii Eco Divers brings the Apnea Training and Surf Survival course back to California, October 2019. Big Wave Surfer and Professional Diver Ricardo Taveira, founder of Hawaii Eco Divers, has been teaching Apnea and Surf Survival for years, improving surfer...

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Apnea & Surf Survival course is back in California

Apnea Training is invaluable for surfers, lifeguards, distance swimmers, and divers. Improve your breath hold skills and water safety ability at a 2 full day seminar in California this fall.  Hawaii Eco Divers brings the Apnea Training and Surf Survival course back to California. Improve your breath hold ability and surf safer! Hawaii Eco Divers has been teaching Apnea and Surf Survival for years, improving surfers' safety in Hawaii and around the world.  The most important thing surfers...

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How to improve your underwater navigation for scuba diving
How to improve your underwater navigation for scuba diving

While working on my Advanced Open Water Diver certificate with Hawaii Eco Divers, I’ve had the chance to develop and expand upon many of the skills learned in my basic Open Water class. Learning these skills is exciting and rewarding with a classroom as beautiful as Shark’s Cove. This particular dive site is full of diverse underwater topography, with lava tubes and intricate reef systems. With such a seemingly complex dive site, I’ve always found it fascinating how divemasters navigate so...

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APNEA & SURF SURVIVAL TRAINING ON OAHU! DON’T MISS IT
APNEA & SURF SURVIVAL TRAINING ON OAHU! DON’T MISS IT

The main thing you will learn is to oxygenate your body more efficiently. The results? More focus, energy, and increased breath hold ability in the water, which boosts your performance and safety — key ingredients for survival. Next course: July 21stand 22nd on Oahu, HI — lifeguards don’t pay! Apnea students, in Chile, ready to train! After teaching more than 150 surfers, lifeguards, distance swimmers, and divers in Brazil and Chile in April, May and June, Hawaii Eco Divers is offeri...

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Apnea and Surf Survival Course is back in California

Apnea Training is invaluable for surfers, lifeguards, distance swimmers, and divers. Improve your breath hold ability at a 2-day seminar in Huntington Beach, California on February 16th/17th. Find the Facebook event here!  Hawaii Eco Divers brings the Apnea Training and Surf Survival course back to California. Improve your breath hold ability and surf safer! Hawaii Eco Divers has been teaching Apnea and Surf Survival for years, improving surfers' safety in places such as Hawaii, New Caled...

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