Mike's London Dive Store Blog — A Brief History

Apeks - A Brief History

Apeks - A Brief History

Apeks was formed in 1973 in a garage in the north of England by two friends - Ken Smith Ainscough...
by Cath Bates 27/01/21
Fourth Element – A Brief History

Fourth Element – A Brief History

In 1999 after a dive in Sharm el Sheikh, Jim Standing and Paul Strike chewed the fat over a post ...
by Cath Bates 27/01/21
Shearwater Research – A Brief History

Shearwater Research – A Brief History

Shearwater Research describe themselves as “the world leader in the field of dive computers for s...
by Cath Bates 16/12/20
Aqua Lung- A Brief History

Aqua Lung- A Brief History

In 1943 Jacques -Yves Cousteau - a French naval officer - and Emile Gagnan - an engineer from Air...
by Cath Bates 08/12/20
Mares - A Brief History

Mares - A Brief History

The Mares motto is “Enjoy diving with advanced performance through superior technology”. Mares ha...
by Cath Bates 08/12/20
Suunto- A Brief History

Suunto- A Brief History

Suunto are known to us in the diving industry for dive computers, compasses and consoles, but the...
by Cath Bates 08/12/20
Scubapro - A Brief History

Scubapro - A Brief History

We take a look at some of the milestones and achievements that made Scubapro the huge name it is ... Read More
by Cath Bates 04/12/20