Entries by Diane Richards

Woohoo! New Open Water Divers

Congratulations Class of 2017!  During our latest Open Water Class, Rec Diving welcomed five new certified divers to the ranks. We had two great days of open water dives at Gilboa Quarry.  Congratulations to Lily S, Nina G, Jack G, Jacob B, and Chris Y.  You all rocked! If you are looking to complete your […]

Master Diver Challenge with Rec Diving

You could win a 7-night Live Aboard Trip for two on the Belize Aggressor III. If you become certified as an SSI Master Diver between January 1, 2017 and December 31, 2017, you will automatically be enrolled to win this fantastic dive vacation. To be certified as a SSI Master Diver, you must log a minimum […]

Wishing Judy a Happy Retirement

Thank you to everyone who came to wish Judy a happy retirement and to those that sent their best wishes. Judy has been with Rec Diving for more than 30 years and we are really going to miss seeing her everyday!                                   […]

Wow, Diving Cuba!

Nowhere in the Caribbean has WOWED us like the Gardens of the Queen. In this super-protected area off the coast of Cuba, we were treated to one of the healthiest coral reefs we have seen in years. Vibrant hard and soft corals, endless sea fans, and giant pillar coral made for a spectacular backdrop, as […]

Just Back from Palau

Rec Diving Founders Linda and Mike Kohut, current Rec Diving Instructor Barb Diefenbaker, and former Rec Diving Instructors Russel Probst and Garth Louis were all diving together in Palau the first week of February aboard the Rock Island Aggressor. They were joined by friends, old and new, for a week of diving the beautiful waters of […]

Coats for Kids

This holiday season we asked the Rec Diving community to donate winter gear to the students at Bethune Elementary-Middle School. And we could not believe the response we received! Before we knew it our donation box was overflowing. Rec Diving team member Taylor took the donations to Bethune where the City Year team set up the […]

Cuba is a MUST

[socials style=”medium” align=”right” facebook=”https://www.facebook.com/RecDiving/” instagram=”recdiving” twitter=”Rec_Diving” youtube=”recdiving” animation=””]   Nowhere in the Caribbean has WOWED us like the Gardens of the Queen. In this super-protected area off the coast of Cuba, we were treated to one of the healthiest coral reefs we have seen in years. Vibrant hard and soft corals, endless sea fans, and […]

Bonaire Better than Ever!

As far as Caribbean diving and snorkeling goes, it doesn’t get much better than Bonaire.  Dive, dive, snorkel, dive, dive…ahhhh…what a GREAT way to spend Thanksgiving week.  Here are some of this year’s highlights underwater and topside!                 Walt, Pat and Lori spied this octopus on our night […]