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DIR diving is a fast growing approach to diving. Be it technical or recreational, wreck, cave or reef, DIR diving can be relevant to the diving that you do. Jump in on our DIR forums, find out more about who we are, what we do, and how we do it.

DIRX is a DIR diving forum run by DIR divers for both DIR divers and those who are interested in learning more about our approach to diving. There is a lot of information around on the internet about DIR, we hope to bring it together here, at DIRX, into one resource which each of us can use.

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» Long Deco's - How do you pass the time?

Jun 24, 2015 - 8:47 PM - by Balanced Diver
Aloha everyone,

My buddy and I routinely do 3 hour closed circuit dives, usually we are pretty well entertained scootering along during deco. On Saturday we did our first 4 hour dive and because our scooters have a burn time of about 2.5 hours, we had to sit around for quite awhile.

We were in a 20' rubble patch so I found myself stacking flat-ish rocks, taking awkward selfies with my camera/buddies, drinking water through my hydration pack, slurping on squeezable... [Read More]
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» Article about women, diving and lots of pee

Jun 13, 2015 - 2:52 PM - by Wethorse
Shirley Kasser wrote this delightful and amusing article about the She-P: https://www.tdisdi.com/girls-pee-too/
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» Tech1 dives in Malta

May 22, 2015 - 12:39 PM - by Leonidas
Hey guys!

Just wanted to say that if there is anyone interested in doing a Tech1 dive in Malta and is looking for a teammate, please feel free to contact me. I have recently completed the T1 in Croatia with K. Egorov and it would be great if I could dive the Maltese wrecks with some fellow GUE divers.

Cheers!
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» Cave Exploration in Mexico - movie

May 18, 2015 - 8:01 PM - by David Dusek
Hi folks,

for those who are not on FB or haven't seen it yet, here is the link for a little documentary movie by JP Bresser from our latest exploration project in Mexico.
https://vimeo.com/127175634

Enjoy...
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» Looking for buddies for Cave 1 class in Mexico

May 02, 2015 - 5:06 PM - by Bak
Hi there,
I'm looking for 2 team mates for a Cave 1 Class which will be held in Mexico on November 9th.Class will be run by Danny Riordan GUE Cave Training Director.
If you are interested contact him on GUE website or drop me line

Cheers

Bakary
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» Medical Kit

Apr 27, 2015 - 8:23 PM - by donners_99
What medical kit do people carry when diving and how do they carry it?
Thanks
Matty
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» Doux de coly

Apr 18, 2015 - 8:29 AM - by flose
Is it possible to dive Doux de coly?
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» Looking for teammates for C1 dives in Mexico

Apr 12, 2015 - 5:58 AM - by zulu
Hello,

I will be in Mexico from May 11t to 19th, and I am looking to connect with divers wanting to do C1 dives.

I graduated in 2013 and now looking to build some experience. Safety is my top priority, but otherwise I am rather chilled out.

Please let me know if you are interested.
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» GUE/UTD in Fl. keys?

Apr 09, 2015 - 4:36 PM - by barnie
Hi.

In july/august I will be visiting US with my family. On august 1st I will be visiting Fl. keys (Key Largo) and have the day off for diving. I wonder of there are any GUE/UTD divers up for some diving. I'm UTD Tech 1 certified, but will need to rent equipment.

Best regards
Bjarne
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» Hi from The Netherlands

Mar 24, 2015 - 1:05 PM - by Thierry
Hello,
I'am new on the site !
I'am aspirant Fundi, and manager project baseline Bussloo in Netherlands.
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