scubaverse_scuba diving, sustainable dive industry, dive centers, sustainable dive practices(Blue Ocean – September 4, 2014) — celebrated its 1st Birthday last month by running a series of competitions on the site. The website, which covers all aspects of scuba diving, ran a competition a day for an entire week, with prizes including a Beuchat Mundial Freediving / Snorkelling Backpack, an Atomic Frameless Mask, a TUSA M-1001 Freedom HD Mask And SP-170 Platina II Snorkel, an Intova Sport HD II Waterproof Sports Camera, a Mares Puck Pro Dive Computer, a Scubapro City Bag, and an Aqua Lung Favola Mask & Snorkel Set.

“We’re so happy that we’ve made it through our first year,” said Scubaverse creator and editor-in-chief Dave Alexander. “We’d like to say a big thank you to everyone that’s visited the site so far and especially to those who keep coming back for more. Without you we wouldn’t be here, so again, thank you so much for coming along for the ride!”

With plans to expand the site even further and the imminent re-launch of their Dive Centre and Resort Directory app with the promise of some exciting new social features, there’s plenty to look forward to from Scubaverse.

“There’s so much cool stuff on the horizon,” said Dave. “We’ve got new sections to add to the site, new contributors coming on board, more competitions, new ways to engage with the audience that you’re going to love – especially if you’re into underwater photography or videography… it’s gonna be fun!”

The team is made up of a group of divers who collectively have over 50 years worth of experience in dive media, and are totally committed to bringing readers the very best and latest news, reviews, articles, blogs, photos and video from every corner of the diving world. is always on the lookout for new contributors. If you’re interested in writing articles or blogs for the site, email Dave for more details at