MYTH #3: If you don’t know how to swim, you can’t scuba dive because you’ll drown!
This is one of the most common misconceptions about diving. Learning how to swim is an advantage but not a necessary skill for introductory diving. Remember that in diving, you need to descend underwater. Flippers are also provided for easier leg and feet control.
MYTH #4: Scuba diving is only for skinny people. If you are too fat, you will sink like a stone!
A big fat NO. It doesn’t matter how much you weigh. As long as you are healthy, then you can dive. ….
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