You don’t come across this type of horrible diving often, or should I say I don’t come across this often. .. Fortunately..LOL
The video clip below depicts a group of divers in what appears to be about 10 meters of water. At first sight everything looks copacetic, but as time progresses you will begin to notice that there is something horribly wrong with this dive.
I certainly hope this is an intro to diving course, but I am not so certain because it is titled “Very bad Scuba Divers” in YouTube.
As an experienced diver, this video may evoke a certain uneasiness about these diver’s respect and appreciation for the sport of scuba diving which we know and love.
Take a few moment to study the following video and critique their diving technique before proceeding onward to the list of some of the common mistakes already pointed out about their dive by other viewers.
Watch this video and critique their dive in the comment area below.
One person commented:
“those people aren’t diving, they’re just breathing underwater – OMG”
A list of commonly identified problems/issues with this dive.
Did your list of scuba diving fopas include any of the following?
- Use of hands while diving
- Needlessly interfering with wildlife
- Touching the bottom and kicking up sand
- Pointless diving
- Just bad scuba diving form/fining/turning etc.. what trim??
- Lack of buddy system