News & Press Releases is Proud to Support the Olympics

August 5, 2015 -- During the year, many aspiring young athletes train at the Lake Placid Olympic Sports Complex with hopes of qualifying for the U.S. Winter Olympics Team.Read the full press release.

Educate Yourself with Instruction Materials from to be a Better Scuba Diver

April 13, 2015 -- Scuba diving is just like any other hobby in the case that the more you educate yourself the better you will become at it. has a large selection of diving books, scuba videos, and CD’s that will open up doors you didn’t even know were there.Read the full press release. Offers Dive System Packages for Real Scuba Divers

April 06, 2015 -- Equipment that is needed for Scuba Diving can sometimes get very costly. That is why it is important to find a certified retailer of great equipment that makes it available for you at great prices.Read the full press release.

Invest in Underwater Cameras from Enjoy the Sights of the Ocean

March 19, 2015 -- When you are scuba diving you see things that are very hard to describe.Read the full press release.

Become a Scuba Instructor in Just Three Easy Steps at

March 19, 2015 -- offers some of the best scuba diving gear on the market at unmatchable prices.Read the full press release. is the Best Place to Buy Wetsuit Packages for Scuba Diving

March 19, 2015 -- If you have found that scuba diving is going to be your new hobby, there are plenty of things that you are going to need in order to get in the water.Read the full press release.

Presidential Protection of Prairies & Seas

February 26, 2015 -- From sea to shining sea, the United States is home to beautiful landscapes, historic treasures, and shimmering oceans that all American can enjoy.Read the full press release.

Melinda's 7 scuba gear pack hacks for women

February 24, 2015 -- Every time I prepare for a dive trip, I start off with a mammoth wish list pack pile & have to whittle it down to an airline approved weight.Read the full press release.

7 Myths About Scuba Diving

September 25, 2014 -- Modern scuba diving has been around for close to 70 years and has become one of the most popular pastimes for people from all walks of life.Read the full press release.

6 Ways El Nino can Affect Scuba Divers

September 05, 2014 -- Scientists are predicting a 60-65% chance of an El Nino forming this year in the Pacific.Read the full press release.

7 Every Day Items with Scuba Uses

September 05, 2014 -- Scuba diving is the “gadget person’s” dream. Our sport was invented by guys tinkering with an idea so they could spend more time underwater enjoying filmmaking.Read the full press release.

5 Exciting Recently-Discovered Species of Marine Life

May 13, 2014 -- The ocean is full of undiscovered marine life, and even in the past ten years unclassified species have turned up by the boatload. It’s easy to think that humans rule the world – we’ve split the atom, cured diseases, domesticated beasts, and even traveled to the moon, so how is it possible that there are still uncharted swaths of ocean teeming with undocumented life?Read the full press release.

Boston Marathon Bombing Victim Becomes Scuba Diver

April 17, 2014 -- Adrianne Haslet, former dancer, lost part of her leg in the Boston Marathon bombings in April of 2013. Less than a year later, and Haslet is scuba diving with hammerhead sharks near Cocos Island, hundreds of miles off the coast Costa Rica.Read the full press release. Upgrades Product Uploader "Synchronicity" with Basic and HD Version

March 28, 2014 -- launched its new " Scuba Synchronicity" portal earlier this year, intent on providing scuba gear manufacturers with a fast way to upload their newest products directly to the site.Read the full press release. Underwater Photo Contest Needs Entries and Judges

March 07, 2014 --’s photo contests offer a platform for underwater photographers, a rating system for amateur judges, and an option to turn any winning photo into a ready-made post card. Read the full press release.

5 Diving Tips for Beginning Scuba Divers

February 24, 2014 -- Scuba diving can feel intimidating to a new student or would-be diver, but a few tips from a qualified instructor on scuba gear and dive safety can banish that fear.Read the full press release.

New Synchronicity Program Delivers Real-Time Updates for Scuba Gear Companies

February 20, 2014 --, a leading e-commerce supplier of scuba gear, unveiled its new Synchronicity program today. Read the full press release.

A Scuba Tank in Each Hemisphere

June 20, 2013 -- Melinda Herndon, ceo of, an international ecommerce site specializing in scuba gear sales, is back in the United States and having fun working with the Dive Instructor and Development teams at Read the full press release. Instructor helps carry the Olympic torch

February 23, 2010 -- Scuba diving instructor Darrick Cusick recently had the honor of carrying the Olympic torch during the multi-leg relay leading up to the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics. Read the full press release. Connects Divers Online With New Dive Buddy Maps

October 29, 2009 -- New social networking tool introduced to help divers stay connected in a new way. Scuba Divers are social creatures who are passionate about life and eager to connect with one another online. That's why has expanded their free Diver Webpage community with an interactive dive buddy map which makes it fun and easy to find fellow divers based on where they live. Read the full press release. Launches Mobile Site For Divers On-the-Go

October 19, 2009 -- A new mobile-optimized version of makes it easy for divers to browse for and purchase scuba gear directly from their mobile devices. Read the full press release.

New Instructional Scuba Diving Videos Portal with Expert Scuba Gear Video Reviews

August 26, 2009 -- has expanded its scuba videos website with expert scuba gear video reviews, gear demonstration videos, and maintenance how-to videos. These informative dive videos are hosted by's professionally-trained scuba diving instructors with years of diving experience. Read the full press release. Announces New Ways for Divers to Connect Online

August 25, 2009 -- Scuba Divers are social creatures who are passionate about life and eager to share their experiences with others. That's why has expanded their free Diver Webpage community to make it easier for divers to connect online. Read the full press release.

Online Scuba Retailer Receives Outstanding Dealer Award Again

December 18, 2008 -- Henderson, a manufacturer that offers the largest variety of surfing and scuba diving wetsuits and accessories in the industry, has once again recognized as an outstanding retailer for 2008. received this same award last year. Read the full press release.

Scuba Divers Save Big with New Price Cuts

December 2, 2008 -- makes your holiday budget go further with new price cuts, free shipping, and an online return policy. has lowered prices on thousands of scuba diving products for a limited time this holiday season. Lower holiday MAP (Minimum Advertised Pricing) from certain vendors allows to pass the savings on to their customers. This along with free shipping (available on thousands of items) and the most generous return policy in the industry is allowing customers to make the most of their holiday budget this season. Read the full press release. Receives GSA Schedule Contract

July 15, 2008 --, the leading online scuba retailer, is proud to announce their newly acquired General Services Adminitration (GSA) Schedule contract which was approved in June, 2008.  This expands’s business further, authorizing sales of scuba gear and accessories directly to US government organizations.  The GSA Schedule provides 11 million commercial products and services that government agencies can order directly from approved GSA Schedule contractors such as Read the full press release. Unveils TWO New Programs at SCUBA Show in Long Beach

June 25, 2008 -- Scuba Show 2008 was held at the Long Beach Convention Center this past weekend, and was proud to be a sponsor of the show, and to be on-hand to promote two new products, completely free of charge, to the diving community. Read the full press release. Recognized by Leading Manufacturer Henderson as Outstanding

November 30, 2007 -- Pleasantly surprised after winning Oceanic’s Award for greatest sales increase from an Internet Retailer; Henderson, a Manufacturer that offers the largest variety of surfing and scuba diving wetsuits and accessories in the industry, also recognizes as an outstanding retailer. Read the full press release.

New Member Registration Provides Savings for Snorkelers and Scuba Divers

November 28, 2007 -- is proud to announce new member benefits that will appeal to water sports enthusiasts everywhere. The new membership program gives members an additional 5% savings and free shipping on most orders for a limited time. In addition, the membership allows anyone to create a personalized webpage to share photos and a personal bio with others. Read the full press release. Expands Full-Service Repair Facility, Provides Scuba Gear Care Tips from Scuba Diving Instructors

August 14, 2007 -- is now even better equipped to provide scuba divers everything needed to keep their scuba gear in top shape following its latest round of company improvements, which include an expanded repair facility that is factory authorized to service more than 100 brands of scuba diving gear. Read the full press release.

The Factory Authorized Repair Team at Expands

July 30, 2007 -- has one of the best factory authorized dedicated repair facilities in the industry. Read the full press release.

Scuba Divers & Movie Buffs Can Play to Win Snorkeling and Dive Gear from

July 12, 2007 -- Win free snorkeling and scuba diving gear and have fun at the same time while participating in our many scuba contests at Our new celebrity diver contest includes trivia about Kate Moss, Cindy Crawford, Jessica Alba, Sandra Bullock, Tom Hanks, James Cameron, Tom Cruise, and many other celebrities who enjoy scuba diving. Our new Harry Potter quiz will interest just about everyone. Join for your chance to win free scuba gear. Read the full press release.

Divers Just Want to Have Fun; Plays Nintendo Wii in a Big Way

January 28, 2007 -- offers tips and tricks for large scale installations of the Nintendo Wii gaming system. Read the full press release. Moves to Larger Facility in Irvine Just in the "Saint Nick" of Time

November 14, 2006 -- For 16 years, has been serving its customers from its home base in Orange County, California. In anticipation of a busy Christmas Season, moved its warehouse and showroom to a larger facility in Irvine, California. Read the full press release.

Web sellers' key product is expertise

November 1, 2004 -- owners work to be definitive source for information. Read the full press release.

Consumer Alert: Gray Market Scuba Gear Puts Lives in Danger

July 1, 2004 -- Caveat Extempore. Consumer beware. Most of the time when a consumer buys an inferior piece of merchandise, it is merely inconvenient when the product fails to perform as expected. The most that the consumer has lost is some money. Read the full press release. Has Defied The Odds, Successfully Changing From A Retail Chain To An Online Store

June 8, 2004 -- James' and Melinda Herndon's successful SCUBA diving retail website,, has continued to flourish after the dotcom meltdown. The Herndons had owned a successful chain of SCUBA diving shops, but closed their stores and evolved their business to an entirely online operation. Read the full press release.

From Bricks to Clicks: How Scuba.Com Defied the Odds and Changed From a Retail Chain to an Online Powerhouse

June 4, 2004 -- Business schools rebuke the practice. Countless books caution against this foolhardiness. And thousands of former dot-com executives know first-hand that it just won't work. Read the full press release.

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