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Congratulations Trevor Bailey – Clubman Trophy Winner!

This year’s “Diver’s Diver of the Year” (clubman) trophy has gone to a very deserving Trevor Bailey. Over the past few years, Trevor has fulfilled most committee roles and has played a huge role in the success of the club (often quietly and without any recognition). Simply put, the club would not be where it

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Injury Prevention for Divers – 3rd March 2020

Greetings Divers – Our very own resident Sports Physio and SCUBA instructor, Alexis Moreno, will repeat his engaging and enjoyable presentation on how we, as divers, can help avoid injuries through simple and common sense approaches to our dive preparation. The presentation will take place at the Metrodome Board Room on Tuesday 3rd March, starting

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Maldives Trip – August 2020 availability

Hi Divers – Pam has organised a liveaboard trip to the Maldives, flying out 14th August and returning 29th August. There are currently 5 places available if anyone wants to go. The pricing is £2305 per person, plus flights (currently £800). The Maldives has become one of the world’s best scuba diving destinations because of

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Save-a-Dive Presentation – 18th Feb 2020

Greetings Divers! A date for your diaries – Tuesday 18th Feb 7:30pm at the Barnsley Metrodome, PaulT will be delivering a presentation and practical demonstration on basic maintenance and field repairs for scuba equipment. This will cover basics like thorough cleaning and storage of regulators, plus fixing simple issues such as leaky regs. This will

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Xmas Dive 2019

Barnsley BSAC Divers and Dearne Valley Divers rounding off a great year with a refreshing pleasure dive at Stoney Cove. 6.8°C… Brrrrrrrr!

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Scapa Flow 2021

Hi All – Dearne Valley Divers has proceeded with revised dates for a trip to Scapa flow on 16th August 2021. There are a few places remaining that are now open to Barnsley BSAC divers. Please note that you must be a minimum of Sports Diver with 35m depth progression. The itinerary is a week-long

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Congratulations Ann Bailey – Diver of the Year!

The joint Barnsley and Dearne Valley Christmas party was a great success last night. We took the opportunity to award the club “Diver of the Year” award – the Clubman trophy will follow at the AGM. The “Diver of the Year” is awarded by the Diving Officer (me!) to the individual who has both developed

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