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#1 Aussiejosho


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Posted 20 February 2011 - 01:29 PM

Here's a short reel of a madman trying to catch waves underwater while on scuba - don't try this at home.
BTW, I know, we should have been wearing helmets but who travels to the Solomons for a dive trip and packs a helmet?

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#2 davephdv


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Posted 20 February 2011 - 04:05 PM

Did you consider you were breathing compressed air in the shallow waters where you get the greatest depth change?

I don't think the lack of a helmet was the greatest risk.

Still, a cool video.
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Posted 20 February 2011 - 04:44 PM

Haha! Madd ass.

Me and the gf did a shore dive from here a year or so ago and the only exit through the reef was preety narrow. Coming back, the waves had picked up and we were doing a similar thing, involuntarily! We only had a six foot break in the reef to head for though.

Great footage.

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#4 DerekB


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Posted 20 February 2011 - 04:45 PM

!*#!#ing love It!! Great video!

Looks like a super clean wave too.

Edited by DerekB, 20 February 2011 - 04:46 PM.