Tony taking footage as he swims backwards out of a cave

Article: Wired on cave diving

I linked to this article in my review of Sheck Exley’s book Caverns Measureless to Man, but it really deserves its own post because it’s such a fascinating read. Jerry Shine of Wired Magazine describes Exley’s cave diving activities in Mexico (and his ultimate fate) while giving a readable introduction to the growth of cave diving as a sport, and scuba diving in general.

Full article can be found here.

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