Spearfishing in Fiji

Spearfishing was really difficult with the sling style gun.

I really struggled to get it to work well which caused me to use a lot energy, which in turn meant less time underwater trying to catch fish. Thankfully my guide was so patient and committed to helping me get it nailed. Teamwork and the importance of patience was a lesson well learned that day.

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