Posts Tagged: rawa island

Downward Dog – 10 Tips to Get the Most Out of Yoga’s Most Famous Posture

Downward Dog is probably the most famous of all yoga postures. In flowing styles of yoga, such as Vinyasa or Ashtanga, Downward Dog is used to transition from standing to seated postures and back up again. It is also treated as a resting posture. If the idea that Downward Dog is a resting posture is... Read more »

13-10-2017

Introducing Yoga and Fitness Instructor Evita Den Toom

As long as I can remember I have been an active person who cannot stay inside. Being outside and doing sports has always been important to me. Even in my former jobs as project manager I used to run around being busy with ten different things at the same time. It actually gives me more... Read more »

Newly Certified PADI Divers: Orca Scuba Divers, September

Once again, we would like to give a shout out to everyone who gained a PADI scuba certification and became new scuba divers with Orca Scuba this September. Congratulations to all of our new scuba divers! If you did a course with us and did not get a mention, send us an email and let... Read more »

Conservation and Education: Orca-Eco Update

Welcome back, everybody! Time to find out what we have been doing over the last two months that is conservation and education related. Conservation Activities in August Rope in the form of nets always washes up and entangles itself onto our house reefs. We did another monthly clean-up, removing one of those entangled nets from... Read more »

Orca-Eco Updates

This past month of July we were happy to once again welcome back two Professors from the University of Malaya, Dr. Jillian Ooi Lean Sim & Dr. Affendi Yang Amri! They are experts in the field of seagrass and coral reef ecology, respectively. For 2017, this marked their second visit to Rawa Island to help... Read more »

Lost & Found – Search & Recovery Weekend

Here we go again! on July the 22nd-23rd Orca Scuba would like to invite all you scuba junkies to another diving weekend at our dive center on Rawa Island, Malaysia.  This time we have: Lost & Found – PADI Search & Recovery Weekend Hosted by: www.orcascuba.com  &  www.scubastore.sg It happens: People accidentally drop things from docks, off... Read more »

17-06-2017

Wreck it Lads!

Yet another special weekend from Orca Scuba on 8th -9th 0f July Wreck it Lads! PADI Wreck Specialty weekend!  Men only (not really) Whether purpose-sunk as an artificial reef for scuba divers, or lost as the result of an accident, wrecks are fascinating windows to the past. Ships, airplanes and even cars are fascinating to... Read more »

10-06-2017

Let it Go!!

If all you scuba junkies are down for some wicked diving join Orca Scuba at our dive center on Rawa Island, Malaysia for this special weekend on the 1st – 2nd of July: Let it Go – PADI Drift Dive Specialty Course Hosted by: www.scubastore.sg & www.orcascuba.com

03-06-2017

A Day in the Park

Orca Scuba presents a very special weekend not to be missed: A Day in the Park – Peak Performance Buoyancy Specialty on Rawa Island, Malaysia  Hosted by:  Orca Scuba & www.scubastore.sg on June the 24th – 25th    Outstanding buoyancy control is what defines experienced scuba divers. You’ve seen them while diving. They glide easily, use less... Read more »

Reef Clean Up

Orca Scuba will be joining their friends at the S.E.A. aquarium again this coming Tuesday to participate in an underwater reef clean up at Singapore’s very own Pulau Hantu.