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Let’s dive in


How about a change in perspective? Then let’s go diving! Find out everything you need to know to get started in the interview with Uwe Hoffmann, President of the German Scuba Divers Association. Be sure to follow Bettina Winert's tips on how to avoid the most common beginner's mistakes. Take a deep breath and go freediving with world champion Jennifer Wendland. Or get inspired by the most popular diving destinations of the community! Looking for some relaxation? Then take part in our raffle: We're giving away 3x1 hammam towel.

What are you waiting for? Let's dive!

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Experience diving - it's that easy

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Gliding almost weightlessly at eye level with fish and in the midst of a beautiful underwater world: Diving is fascinating. If you are also dreaming of swapping your shoes for a pair of fins, you’ll find out everything you need to know to get started in our interview with VDST President Uwe Hoffmann.

Into the depths with just one breath

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Almost 100 meters into the depths of the ocean - without any breathing equipment. Unbelievable, but true! We asked Jennifer Wendland, reigning world champion in bifin apnea diving, what fascinates her about this sport and how you can discover the fascination of apnea freediving for yourself.

Win yourself a hammam towel

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After a stressful week, there is nothing more relaxing than indulging yourself in a nice hammam. Dress yourself in style and win one of three hammam towels in boot Düsseldorf design.

These are your favourite diving destinations

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We asked the community and you answered. Here is the result of our diving survey from the February newsletter. Would you have thought it?
• 1st place: Africa – the classic: Red Sea
• 2nd place: Asia – Indonesia and Maldives
• 3rd place: Domestic waters – Lake Hemmoor and Lake Constance
• 4th place: Europe – Sardinia, Malta & Gozo and Norway
• 5th place: Oceania – Australia, Bora Bora and Fiji
• 6th place: Karibik – dream island Bonaire
Many thanks to all who participated in the survey!

Beginner mistakes – here’s how to avoid them

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Diving licence in the bag and can’t wait to hop into the cool water. There are some common mistakes made by beginners when starting to dive. What these are, and how you can avoid them, is explained by diving blogger Bettina Winert.

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