Category Archives for "Wetsuits"

Renting vs. Buying a Wetsuit

Renting vs. Buying a Wetsuit

The dilemma over whether to rent or buy something is one which exists across a range of niches and products. They include dinner jackets, suits, dresses, tools, bicycles, cars and even your home. There will be advantages and disadvantages to both renting or buying, regardless of the product, and that applies to wetsuits too. There […]

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Are Rental Wetsuits Sanitary?

Are Rental Wetsuits Sanitary?

Wetsuits are used for a vast array of water pastimes, sports, and professional purposes.  While the number of specific activities must run into the hundreds, the number of places where you can obtain a wetsuit to take part in them runs to thousands of outlets, websites and stores. We used the word ‘obtain,’ rather than […]

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Why Does a Wetsuit Stink?

Why Does a Wetsuit Stink?

You might expect that one of the most asked questions among those who take part in water sports and wear a wetsuit, might be ‘What are the best places to surf?’ or ‘Where’s are the top scuba diving locations?’ Unfortunately, you’d be wrong. Instead, that question is the rather more mundane and down to earth: […]

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History of The Wetsuit

History of The Wetsuit

Our relationship with the seas goes back to the earliest days of human existence. Moving from one place to another, or depending on the sea’s bounty for sustenance, man has had a relationship with the sea. Whether for this reason, or because the water on our planet offers so much in terms of travel, food, […]

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A Point Wetsuits Premium Neoprene 1mm Sport Cap Review

A Point Wetsuits Premium Neoprene 1mm Sport Cap Review

This hood may be made of super-thin neoprene, but that doesn’t take away from its effectiveness in the least. It is just 1mm thick, but it will retain heat, and because of its dark color, the sun will also help to keep it warm. Made from a three-layer composite rubber material, this hood is durable and easy to care for. Just make sure that you don’t throw it in the washing machine.

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How to Select the Right Wetsuit Thickness

How to Select the Right Wetsuit Thickness

When you are first getting into scuba diving, there is a lot of information thrown at you, and it can get overwhelming. One of the biggest problems for beginners is how to select the right wetsuit size. Finding the right size can be quite challenging for beginners, and in many instances, they end up getting wetsuits that are too large. Obviously, a suit that is a bit on the large side is going to feel comfortable, but it isn’t going to do its intended job of keeping you warm. In this article, we are going to take a look at the things you need to think about in order to choose the proper wetsuit size. Let’s get started.

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How to Dry a Wetsuit

How to Dry a Wetsuit

If it is not properly dried, it can develop mold and fungus, as well as some smells that are not so nice. Today we are going to talk about how to dry your wetsuit properly, as well as how to keep it clean between dives. Let’s get started.

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