Archive for the ‘Dive Trips’ Category

Eastbourne April 2012 with Sussex Wreck Divers

Eastbourne Dive in April.. Brrrr… First dive of the 2013 season, only for the brave and with bags of luck, it happened!

“Club Dunk” 14 April @ Wraysbury Dive Centre, Staines

On a bright and warm (at last!)  spring day, club divers met at Wraysbury for the second “Club Dunk” testing new kit configurations and practicing skills ready for the new diving season, and just getting back into the open water.

Rebreather Fever! Easter MOD1 Training

David and Chris spent the Easter break at Stoney Cove with Matt Robinson or Midland Rebreather Diving training for their MOD1 Rebreather qualification (45 meters with up to 15 mins decompression) on their new AP Diving “Inspiration” and “Evolution Plus” rebreathers. 

Wraysbury diving: April 6

Club members turned out in force for the first of the ‘Club Dunk’s’ at the Wraysbury dive centre.  Although the day was cold, it was sunny and warmed up progressively during the day.  The vis was good and the limpid lagoon was very refreshing at about 5 degrees. 

Happy New Year! Wraysbury 1 January 2013

CSAC divers start the diving year with a dive at Wraysbury on New Year’s Day.

28th December – Stoney Cove

An small group of club divers went to Stoney Cove on Friday 28 December for a Christmas Dive.  Stoney was busy as usual.  A couple of good dives on the Stanegarth.

“Champagne” Thames River Dive 18 November

At dawn on Sunday 18 November, 7 CSAC divers (Dennis, Paul F, Anne, Chris R, John O, David, Julian) plunged into the Thames .

Persier Wreck

Check out Chris’s video on Youtube….  

CSAC on Tour – Plymouth 2012

Our annual trip to Plymouth has just finished and its quite a let down after three days great diving out of Plymouth.  This year 6 of us attempted  a four day diving trip from Thursday – Sunday, with the rest of the group arriving Thursday night and Friday to fit in with work commitments. In […]

Olympic diving: Isle of Wight 28 July 2012

Ten CSAC divers (Adele, Chris, David, Dominic, Geoff, Len, Mark, Naomi, Nick, and Peter) travelled to Eastney near Portsmouth on Saturday 28 July.  After friendly welcome from Roy, skipper of Wight Diver, a safety briefing and a cup of tea!, we were off from the pier at 10.15.  Champagne diving conditions – calm and sunny […]

Lundy 15 -17 June 2012

On Thursday evening, torrential rain driving down from Buckinghamshire to Ilfracombe in Devon was not an encouraging sign.  Previous trips to Lundy had been blessed with fantastic weather; in the wet “summer of 2012”, it was not looking good.  However the clouds parted and a blue sky greeted arrival to the Ilfracombe so hope was […]

Zenobia – Video

Diving the Zenobia, Cyprus, 1 – 5 June 2012

On Friday of the Queen’s Jubilee Bank Holiday weekend, 8 CSAC divers and 4 non divers met at Heathrow Terminal 1 to check in for a Cyprus Air flight to Larnaca. After a good flight and a short night’s sleep (Cyprus is 2 hours ahead), we assembled at Dive In Cyprus at 8am on bright […]

Chepstow Diving 21 May

CSAC Divers – Amy, Chris M, Chris R, David, Debbie, Mike and Will – met up at about 0915 at NDAC Chepstow, Monmouthshire.  After a fortifying bacon sandwich in the very nice on site cafe, divers kitted up for the first dive.

West Bay 5 – 7 May 2012

CSAC divers (Andy, Gary, Clive, David, Mark, Chris R, Chris M, Paul, Adele, Miles and Geoff; Pete unfortunately fell ill and was unable to dive) and shore supporters congregated at the West Bay harbour on Saturday morning at 8.30am. It was windy, with a strong NE breeze, plus a hint of coming rain. Despite these […]

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