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Buoyancy & Trim completed

Big thanks to club instructor Paul Tarn for managing a challenging buoyancy and trim workshop out at Capernwray today with 10 divers from Barnsley and Dearne Valley. Due to the interest in this course, it will definitely re-run – watch this space.

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Eight Acre Lake today

Well done to Máté Szücs and Shaz Bailey on completing their drysuit training today at Eight Acre Lake. Also well done to Callum Elwood, Giwrgos Valianis and Cameron Austin on progressing further their Sports Diver training. Finally, thanks to Alastair, Alexis, Ann, David, Dean, Sammy and Charles for supporting the day!

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Buoyancy & Trim Workshop – 12th May

Greetings Divers – PaulT is running a Buoyancy and Trim workshop at Eight Acre Lake on Sunday 12th May. Adopting a disciplined approach to buoyancy (how much weight) and trim (correct balance and attitude in the water) is essential for all divers and will allow you to perform many diving skills effortlessly. Taking control of

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Easter Egg Hunt Highlights

Hi All – for those of you that missed the underwater Easter Egg Hunt, BSAC Yorkshire region has put together a video of the highlights. Enjoy!

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Underwater Photography Workshops

Greetings All – Alphamarine Photography (Ann & Phil Medcalf) ran a well-received workshop for us back in November. Phil has contacted the club to let us know that they are running a couple of workshops near Manchester: Photo Editing Workshops on 1st & 2nd June and 21st &22nd September Underwater Photography Workshops on 6th and 7th

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Scubapro XForce BCD for Sale

Hi All – Barnsley member Adrian Peel is looking to sell his Scubapro XForce BCD with mesh duffle bag. The BCD has never been in the sea – only used for two or three pool sessions. Retail price is around £400 to £450. It is surplus to requirements since Adrian has migrated to a wing

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Diving the Clyde – SouthWest Scotland

Hi Divers – 2020 seems a long way away, but already we’re thinking up new dive locations for the club. We’ve had a contact from a new RIB charter business ‘Wreckspeditions‘ who operate the Clyde area (South West Scotland). This looks an interesting area, and one that the club has never dived before. If any divers

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