‘New Instructors’

Well done and many thanks from the club to Dan Rowe and Ellen Noakes for taking the next step in putting something back into the club, in ‘payment’ for their own training. They have both given up their weekend and paid for the pleasure of doing so by spending the …

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Stoney training day

With another dive season imminent, we organised a training day at Stoney Cove to get qualifications completed and new trainees in the water for the first time. The weather was better than expected, no rain and even a small amount of sunshine, but underwater was not so kind with pretty …

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Mince pie dives, Christmas 2016

Warming up with hot chocolate

On the dark, dank Monday morning before Christmas, 4 Stratford Club members, Jamie, Peter T, Paul N and I (Sally) braved the murky depths of Stoney Cove on the Annual Festive Dip. It was actually warmer underwater (8°C) than on land (6°C) so we weren’t as intrepid as you might …

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