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Q: What is the difference between a diving wetsuit and a surfing wetsuit?
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What is the difference between a wetsuit for scuba diving surfing and kitesurfing?

A wetsuit for scuba diving is 10x thicker than any other wetsuits in order to conserve heat deep underwater. Surfing and kite surfing suits are generally thinner and more flexible than scuba diving wetsuits.

What is the difference between a surfing wetsuit and a triathlon wetsuit?

It's important to understand that there is a difference between wetsuits made for swimming, like triathlon wetsuits, and those made for other purposes, like scuba diving and surfing. Triathlon wetsuits allow the shoulders to move freely, facilitating the swim stroke, and are thinner than other types to stay within rules for the amount of buoyancy they provide.

What sports require the use of a wetsuit?

Wetsuits can be used in a variety of sports and activities. These include; diving, deep sea diving, surfing, body surfing, windsurfing, canoeing, white water rafting, and many other water sports.

What is the purpose of a wetsuit and flippers?


Is skin diving and free diving the same thing?

Free diving is diving without scuba. Skin diving means diving without a wetsuit or scuba. Since you can free dive without a wetsuit they can be the same thing but they are not necessarily always the same thing.

What is the sea diving suit called?

A wetsuit, a drysuit

Do they make portable CD players for diving or surfing?

You can use a water proof portable CD player for diving and surfing.

What are aquatic sports?

swimming, water polo, syncronized swimming, kiaking, diving, canoeing, rowing and surfing swimming, water polo, syncronized swimming, kiaking, diving, canoeing, rowing and surfing swimming, water polo, syncronized swimming, kiaking, diving, canoeing, rowing and surfing

What is the equipment you will need to go diving in Antarctica?

Standard diving equipement, with the use of a drysuit instead of a wetsuit. A battery operated suit heater would be optional.

Do certain water sports require a specific wetsuit?

Different types of water sports may require different types of wetsuits. Surfing, scuba diving, and swimming wetsuits all have different requirements and are therefor constructed and designed differently to accommodate for the sports.

Can scuba diving ruin a tri wetsuit?

Possibly as the tri-wetsuit might not be designed to swim in salt water though I'd be surprised if salt water was harder on the suit than chlorinated water

In scuba diving what is the difference between a regulator and an octopus?

Regulator is what you breathe in

What are children's activities in Hawaii?

They do surfing scuba diving and even cheerleading.

What are some activity to do in Hawaii?

Surfing. Scuba diving, volcano hiking,

What are 3 water sports in the southern US?

surfing,sailing & diving

What are four types of recreation in Hawaii?

scuba diving,snorkeling,surfing,swimming

Where do you get a water Pokemon in sapphire?

in water by fishing, surfing or diving, and in water institute.

What is the difference between regular diving and synchronized diving?

The difference between "regular" diving and synchronized diving is the scoring and the athletes. In "regular" diving one diver goes at a time and that one diver is scored based on that one dive. In synchronized diving, TWO people do the SAME DIVE at the SAME TIME to try and be as accurate and identical to each other as possible. The two athletes are then given ONE score for both dives based on their precision and timing.

What is something a very adventurous person might try on vacation?

sky diving, bungee jumping, rock climbing, scuba diving, surfing, parasailing

What are Hawaii's tourist attractions?

pearl harbor, volcanos, surfing, snorkeling, scuba diving

What are the main tourist attractions in Baja California?

Surfing, Scuba diving, Whale watching,

What are some fun things you can do in Hawaii?

Scuba diving, surfing, watch the amazing dances

Which term connects diving surfing skating and carrom?

they all are sports

How much does basic diving equipment cost?

Depends on the make. I got my stuff second hand, a drysuit, wetsuit, hood, BCD for £350.

If you wear a thinner wetsuit while diving will it reduce your boyancy and can you wear less weights?

Yes. The thickness of the wetsuit most certainly factors into your buoyancy. Less neoprene equates to less lead. Cold water divers learn this quickly when vacationing south.