Porthkerris June 2021

Photos by Ruby wood, Rob Salmon, Anna Rudd and Jon Chitty. Back in June we planned our first trip down to Porthkerris on the Lizard in Cornwall. Having been furloughed from April-Sept 2020 I had a lot of time on my hands to look at places to go diving. Porthkerris…


Diving Stoney Cove.

An introduction to Diving Stoney Cove, the clubs most popular local inland site. Stoney Cove is one of the two ‘local’ dive sites regularly used by the St Ives Sub-Aqua Club for diver training and general diving. Stoney Cove has good general services. These include; A shop Equipment Servicing Equipment…


Recommencement of Pool training – post Covid in 2021

We have yet to receive any form of clearance from the St Ivo pool to recommence pool training; as we and they await formal Government advice. When we do get the clearance to return, we will no doubt be working to similar rules as we did last December; when we…


SISAC 2022 Dive Trips

Calm Morning Sound of Mull

The SISAC 2021 Dive Trips calendar is set out below. These are the dive trips the branch has booked so far for the coming year (2021). There may be additions or changes later in the year.
Full details of each trip, booking details and booking rules are contained in the members forum area. Please log in for further information.


SISAC Awards and Trophies

Diver of the Year Award

The St Ives Sub Aqua club has three SISAC Awards and Trophies, these are, the Diver of the Year, the Member of the Year and the Photography Award. They are awarded annually, normally at the AGM or Christmas party.


Plymouth September 2020

nicholas HMS scylla plymouth

By Rob Salmon – Rob is a new member of the club and recently qualified as an Ocean diver. Photos by Gareth Leyshon and Ruby Wood. I’d been looking forward to the Plymouth dive trip since I booked onto it in February. This was my first ever dive trip as…


Rob Howard on Plymouth

Rob Howard

Rob’s Sept Plymouth summary Rob Howard – Equipment Officer Rob has been a member of SISAC for a number of years and is an active member. New members look to Rob to provide serviced equipment during training and for rental after training. 07/09/19 HMS Scylla My dive Buddy was Gareth…


PADI to BSAC Crossover

Ruby Wood one of our many PADI Crossover members “I first learnt how to dive back in 2009 in Falmouth through PADI to Advanced Open Water Diver as part of my degree in Marine and Natural History photography. After diving the cold but often fabulous Cornish coast that was on…