Category Archives: Sidemount

Triton CCR Courses and fun diving in Phuket. A few weeks ago Jean-manuel and Anne in their early 60’s and Arthur and Agathe, in their early 20’s, showed up from France for their Trition CCR courses. Jean-Manuel and Anne were already certified Triton CCR divers all the way up to Triton CCR Cave Trimix level.  […]

TDI Stage cave course Daniel is for the month of July our Tech Intern. This time he was doing his TDI Stage cave course. During the TDI stage cave course, cave divers can push their comfort levels and haul up to 5 cylinders through restrictions, mud-holes and tropical rain forest. Each course is customised to […]

TECH COURSES THAILAND We’ve had a hectic and busy months December 2015 and January 2016. The year started good. We have had tech courses for people from all over the world in our shop. Edward from Singapore, Flip from Holland/Singapore, Dimitri from Belgium, Johan from Germany, Tham from Singapore,Gregory from Holland, Sjon and Ellen from […]

DPV Stage Cave | Blue Label Diving Three divers slosh through the Thai Jungle. Their rock boots sink in the dirt under the weight of their gear – a cylinder in either hand, a dive harness, and a host of technology designed to push the limits of human exploration. Lighting the way with their torches, they come […]

A Comparison of Sidemount Bungee Systems Diving sidemount has several advantages over back-mounted configurations, one of which is the use of sidemount bungee systems to secure tanks. Tank valves secured by sidemount bungee systems can be pushed away when they must be manipulated and hold tanks tight to a diver’s body at other times. Several types […]

Padi Tecrec diving courses in Thailand – Bluelabeldiving.com Are you an experienced diver? Do you want transition from recreational scuba diving to technical diving? All you need is right training that allows you to dive further underwater. PADI Tecrec courses are an answer to your question as they let you experience the magic of underwater […]

Learn Sidemount cave diving course from Bluelabeldiving.com If you are a technical diver, you must be familiar with the cylinders that divers wear. But if you wish to stay underwater for a longer period of time, sidemount cave diving is a solution. Diving in sidemount configuration is much more than a recreational activity. Today, many […]

By Daren Marshall Dive Rite were the guys first to come up with the commercial sidemount system and it’s CEO Lamar Hires has a strong history and influence of the development of sidemount as a concept. This year saw the introduction of a new rig to the Dive Rite stable, the Dive Rite nomad lt extreme […]

Recreational vs Technical diving Like with all walks of life there’s no one right way how to take the step from being a recreational diver to becoming a technical diver. To make things a little bit more confusing let’s add sidemount and recreational rebreathers to the formula also. As you can see the line between […]

Taking the Next Step in Sidemount – Advanced Sidemount As sidemount diving picks up in the world of recreational diving, more and more sidemount divers are looking for a way to move on with advanced sidemount. Just as the open water course has its natural progression into advanced open water, so do sidemount divers need […]