Diving Safety Tips

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, many divers were not able to travel in 2020. For those heading back out into the waters, then, this could be your first time diving in over a year. Before you strap on your diving suit, make sure you follow the proper precautions for a seamless diving experience. Fitness to dive… Read more »

How has the Coronavirus affected the Wetsuit business?

Terrapin Wetsuits’ shop is located in a rural area of Central Texas, where Covid-19 was not prevalent in early 2020.  Kerr County went on quarantine/lock-down from mid-March through May, and we had only 29 cases reported in all that time.  Once Governor Abbott announced easing restrictions on public gatherings, traveling, and the use of state… Read more »

Suit of The Month – April, 2017

I am starting a new feature on our website, where I give special recognition to the “Suit of The Month”.  There will be a little information about what makes this suit unique, and hopefully it will inspire you to think about how you might like your suit to be improved, or what features you’d like… Read more »

Free Travel Apps that will make your next trip soooooo much easier!

Thanks to Jane Haskins of Legal Zoom for this great article on Travel -related apps! Whether your destination is Kansas or Kathmandu, successful travel requires planning. And while some people love researching destinations and creating detailed lists and itineraries, many of us would rather not work so hard. That’s where the latest crop of travel apps… Read more »

Dive For A Better Body

Scuba Diving for Fitness The mysteries of marine life have fascinated us for hundreds of years. Books have been written about it and films produced concerning underwater adventures. Scuba diving is one way to get up close and personal with these mysteries, but now it is being touted for another reason – a great option… Read more »

5 Domestic Destinations For Diving This Winter

Planning your next diving trip couldn’t be more exciting. The only difficult part is deciding where to go when there are so many great places to dive. Here are our recommendations for five places that we would recommend for those looking for a great dive during the winter season while staying along the coasts of… Read more »

Customizing Wetsuits for Adaptive Diving

Scuba divers are guests in a foreign world and thanks to the ability to alter scuba suits, it’s a world that is open to everyone. Through adaptive diving, scuba diving instructors and companies are able to help people with disabilities enjoy the sport of scuba diving. The Handicap Scuba Association has helped people of all… Read more »

Does Your Wetsuit Not Fit Like It Used To? Don’t Worry – Terrapin Wetsuits Does Wetsuit Alterations!

Maybe you ate a couple of extra servings of turkey at Thanksgiving or you couldn’t help yourself when presented with Christmas cookies. Maybe you stuck to your New Year’s resolution last year or started a new diet and you’ve shed a few inches from your waistline. Whatever your situation, those changes in your size don’t… Read more »

Invasive Aquatic Species

We’ve recently taken a look at how Lionfish are invading Caribbean waters, but they’re not the only invasive species out there. There are several different types of marine life that are currently in the process of migrating from one body of water to another, creating incredible disruptions throughout the entire native ecosystem. While there are… Read more »