I know some of the divers
were trying new dives and that is always terrifying, it's scary and you'll be wondering how it's gonna go," said Louganis.
He added: "However, the diver
kicked away in a horizontal pattern, which might have mimicked prey, and excited the shark.
Silvertip sharks are potentially dangerous to humans, as they can sneak up quickly and quietly on divers
, especially if there's food around.
Marine conservationist and diver
Romeo Trono blamed local governments for their 'laxity' in enforcing laws and protecting marine ecosystems.
"It might not sound like a lot but we have 12 disabled divers
this year and many more enquiries for next year, as it takes longer to plan holidays and to ensure their needs are covered," he said.
Major Esmail Hassan Mahmoud, head of the fitness section in the Transport and Rescue Department, said the decompression chamber was established two years ago and has helped treat amateur divers
who fall after ill after not decompressing properly from deep ocean diving.
Andersen said divers
from other suburbs in a regional response team with Palatine already have the systems.
Today it receives more than 12,000 divers
a year who come to witness their incredible feeding.
Over the last two decades, many tropical countries have developed significant recreational dive industries as divers
have become aware of the beauty and comfort of diving in tropical environments .
The purpose of the diver
's slow ascent is to avoid potential risks that threatened his life.
's work schedule depends on golf course events.
Seoul, Sha'ban 1, 1435, May 30, 2014, SPA -- A civilian diver
died Friday during the search for people still believed trapped inside a sunken South Korean ferry, the second diver
's death in the six-week operation.
Han Yong Duk, a 33-year-old diver
, said that visibility was often so poor that divers
had to feel their way along the outside of the ship to find windows they could smash.
The experienced Algerian diver
, identified as Adel Ait-Ghezala, went missing 32km (20 miles) off Dubai shores while diving with friends and his wife.
was airlifted to hospital after contracting the bends.