Home Tournaments Calendar Weather Merchandise Sponsors

Go Back   Spearboard.com - The World's Largest Spearfishing Diving Boating Social Media Forum > United States Geographical Locations > Mid-Atlantic States

Mid-Atlantic States A forum for the states of New York and New Jersey to better define the highly populated eastern US coast

Reply
 
Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 11-15-2017, 10:16 AM   #1
Pelagics1988
Registered User
 
Pelagics1988's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2016
Location: Middletown, NJ
Posts: 56
Any Indoor Pools in area for Practice?

Hi Guys,

Anyone know of a pool or something in the area that is deep enough to need to equalize in? I was hoping to get my girlfriend in the water to practice shallow dives in clear water over the winter and get used to equalizing. I didn't want to start in the ocean as it would be easier with no current. Any indoor pools that are at least 18 feet should be good. I was thinking Dutch Springs in shallow water but I believe you need your FII level 1 card to do that. Any ideas?

Thanks!
Pelagics1988 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-15-2017, 12:47 PM   #2
freedivemd
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: Annapolis, Maryland
Posts: 101
Re: Any Indoor Pools in area for Practice?

Do negatives to simulate depth. Let all your air out at the surface (or most of it - as much as you can stand) and then sink to the bottom of the deep end. You will find it very difficult to equalize - good training.
freedivemd is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:22 AM.


The World's Largest Spearfishing Diving Social Media Forum Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ©2002 - 2014 Spearboard.com