Author: Rob Mason

Rob Mason

Scapa Diary – Day 1

At eight ‘o’ clock, the chip-fat fuelled, day-glow orange mini-bus (with no windows!) ¬†departed Barnsley on its collection round of assorted divers including: PaulR, MarkR, MarkH, RobM and ChrisH followed by the backup support vehicle driven by WayneH). The team battled it way through a Yorkshire monsoon to rendezvous with the support vehicle at Scotch

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Rob Mason

Follow us in Scapa Flow

Dear Club Members, Presently there are six members on a weeks diving trip to Scapa Flow (Orkney Islands). If you are interested you can follow our diving adventures (and other activities!) on our daily Scapa diary on this site. As a bit of fun we will be posting daily photos – try and pinpoint ‘Percy

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Rob Mason

Black Sea – Seahorses & Thermoclines

The Black Sea is not an immediate choice for sea diving, but having just spent 7 days on a family holiday in Sozopol (Bulgaria) I decided to give it a try. One of the first things I discovered was that the sea temperature in July is comparable with the Red Sea at 25c! One unusual

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Rob Mason

Practical Rescue Management

9 club members and 1 mum attended the PRM course last Saturday at blue Lagoon. It was a crisp morning with a hint of ice on the water, just perfect for spending a couple of hours in the portacabin for the first theory sessions. Coffee and bacon butties followed and then we all kitted up

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