When you are into fishing and find this hobby to be fun and at the same time you are fascinated with extreme sports, you may want to know about spearfishing.
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 list of important points that can be your pointers as you start to experience this kind of sports that are all the same sustainable, fun, and affordable compared to any other extreme sports.
In any of this activity, you have ensured that safety is always in place at all cost, as this kind of sport thus involve risk and hazards that cannot be determined. 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.
Another safety tip is to research your diving spot and choose that which is best for beginners and ask around or do your own research on the internet and know which spots are a no no. 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.
With the right knowledge, training, skills, and equipment, you will find the experience of spearfishing more rewarding and fulfilling.