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Episode Info: One of the diving trends that is becoming more and more popular these days is nitrox diving. But what is nitrox diving? What's the difference between regular diving and nitrox diving? Nitrox diving has its own advantages and disadvantages and there must be a reason why it's becoming a popular choice for diving. To help us understand more about nitrox diving, joining us in this podcast is Scuba Dive Tribe Inner Circle member, Antonio Simonini, a diving instructor in Manhattan New York special. In this episode 1:00  Antonio  Simonini interview 2:07  Antonio's background in diving 7:32  What is nitrox? 12:18  Gas percentages 12:59  Why not dive with 100% oxygen? 15:05  Certain gases work up to a certain depth 16:31  Risks of nitrox diving 18:46  Does diving in nitrox affect the ascent rate? 21:47  Particular kind of dives good for nitrox 23:26  How do I improve the amount of gas I consume when diving? 25:07  Health indicators where nitrox diving is not advised 26:12  How to get nitrox diving certification 30:27  Where Antonio teaches Check out these other episodes
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