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Closed Circuit Re-breathers try dive

June 26th, 2019

On the 26 June BSAC technical instructor Paul Booth visited MHD with his CCR (Closed Circuit Re-breather) to give a talk, demo and try dive. We learnt the basics in the classroom and then entered the pool with CCRs. A new world where you benefit from always breathing an optimum gas mix... and expel no bubbles. Now some of our experienced divers know how our try divers feel, we were back to being...

Swanage - Club Diving Weekend

June 15th, 2019

Unfortunately strong winds curtailed the diving at Swanage this weekend. Those who remained in Swanage enjoyed a sociable couple of days. We will return to try the Kyarra another time.

Arlesey DVD

June 7th, 2019

Alan B has created an excellent DVD showing Arlesey from way above, below, night, day and staring ‘The Cat’ and ‘Mr Pike’. A very entertaining 24 mins and well worth a watch. Perhaps we can schedule a viewing evening for a club night. Screen grabs to give you a preview…

Ultimate Scuba Frisbee

June 5th, 2019

Hey, you really should try Ultimate Scuba Frisbee. It’s a seriously good way to get dive fit, burn a few calories, and release any pent up aggression from the day. Wednesday’s experience went against some of our training with plenty of foul play. fin holding, jostling and snatching. Over exercising and getting exhausted. Who were the winners? what was the score? Who cares! We had fun. :-)

Introduction to Charts pt 1

May 22nd, 2019

Join Mid Herts Divers at our club night for a 1hr taster of chartwork and position fixing.  Chart basics and features, measurements, tides, position fixing, voyage planning.