Spearfishing: Knowing the Basics
If you love fishing and also have the interest in doing extreme sports then you may possibly be interested about spearfishing as well.
By all means, spearfishing is known as an extreme sports and when you get into this kind of sport you will need to have the ability to stalk and shoot fish underwater with the use of a speargun, freediving with our without air tanks.
If you are a beginner in this kind of sports which can be demanding you have to learn some basic as well to in terms of swimming and diving, holding your breath, equalizing, and being patient for you to be able to successfully indulge in this,
Here are some important tips that you can use as a guide as you go your way in experiencing this sustainable, affordable, and above all, lots of fun sports that you ever venture.
As you advance in this sports, you have to make sure that safety will never be compromised as this is the very first rule of the thumb as it may involve risks and hazards along the way. Never ever dive alone and make sure you dive with a buddy, as you may not know the possibilities underwater, also you may want to have with you a dive knife both for safety and fishing, it may come handy when needed.
Do your initial research on your diving spots so that you will know what are those that are good for beginners and experts, you can also ask around where best to dive and watch out for the restricted zones, checking the internet will also be a great help. One more thing is to ensure that, when you are diving and you see a dark spot, never stick out your arm or your gear as it can be dangerous with eels lurking that may cause you to be attacked.
You may have the need to pick as well the right gears and spearfishing equipment that you need that is of good quality and a wetsuit is more suitable for this, and much more select a mentor that you can rely on with expertise and experience.
In all this, you will learn better if you get a little orientation and lessons about this sport, and do more practice until you get to master the skill before you go for the real one to ensure that you are well equipped, ready, and confident in your underwater experience.
When you are well equipped, have the right knowledge, skill and training in spearfishing, you can be sure that your experience of the adventure will be worth and rewarding, and the more you get into the adventure the more will you have the passion of the adventure of extreme sports with spearfishing.