Tag: sea turtles

What Lies Beneath: Conquering Fear at Banzai Pipeline

PIPELINE. Just the name shoots fear through my heart. Insanely hollow tubes breaking over a shallow coral reef. The steep drop, crazy speed, and all the while the fear of the dark reef gliding below, always reminding you of what happens if you fail. Conquering that fear is the ultimate challenge. And for many years it prevented anyone from riding it. It still does today.

Diving with fish, turtles and sharks (oh my!)

Diving underwater can be a surreal experience.¬†Diving is one of the few adventures that transports you to a totally alien environment, one that is naturally¬†devoid of human life. Unfortunately, the ocean world is far from free of our influences and finding pristine conditions is often limited to remote areas far from human civilization. However, there…