Masks are your window in the underwater world. The most important factor with masks is that they feel comfortable to wear, that they fit and seal well around your face and that you have good vision through them.
Another factor important for those who wear glasses or contact lenses is whether or not the mask can be fitted with corrective lenses. Our guide has been designed to explain all the different things to consider when buying a mask
For snorkelling you will need full foot fins rather than adjustable fins which need to be worn with boots. Wearing the right fin is important as it allows you to pass easily through the water allowing you to have a much more enjoyable experience.
This advice page talks explains the differences between the different types of fins and which is the best to go for.
Freediving is about finding your limits and then exceeding them. The simple form of bettering yourself is either staying down for a longer period of time, or exceeding your previous depth metre by metre.
This advice page goes through the basics of Freediving, the different disciplines and the equipment you will need to Freedive.