Sound of Mull Dive SCUBA Diving Expedition SISAC 0833

Pelican Sound of Mull

Or “The Last Gasp” of 2020 The Sound of Mull, or “Last Gasp”, October 2020, is the last trip SISAC ran in 2020. The last opportunity for a diving before the season ends due to deteriorating weather. This was a last gasp attempt to get some diving after the disruption…

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SISAC Member of the Year Award – Winners

Member of the Year Award

The SISAC Member of the Year Award is one of a number of awards presented to branch embers annually. More information on the awards can be found in the SISAC Awards and Trophies article. 2020 xx 2019 John Holmes 2018 Robin Norman 2017 Paul Young 2016 Robert Balcombe 2015 Anna…

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SISAC Diver of the Year Award – Winners

Diver of the Year Award

The SISAC Diver of the Year Award is one of a number of awards presented to branch members annually. More information on the awards can be found in the SISAC awards and Trophies article. The Diver of the year award is a brass divers helmet mounted on a marble block.…

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BSAC 0833 AGM – 1 NOV 20 AT 7.30PM

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An important date and time for all your diaries: SISAC online AGM on Sunday 1st November at 7:30 p.m. Join Zoom Meetinghttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/89813356028?pwd=c29PcFZnTXBhaVJwRkxyRWdXZTBkdz09 Meeting ID: 898 1335 6028Passcode: 058875 Club’s Annual General Meeting, at which we vote in all of the Club’s committee members. These are the Chairman; the Diving Officer;…

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SISAC Photography Award – Winners

The SISAC photography award is one of a number of awards presented to branch members annually. More information on the awards can be found in the SISAC Awards and Trophies article. The photography award is an etching of a diver mounted in a Brass Porthole which sits in a teak…

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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 Christmas party. Diver of the Year The first of the SISAC Awards and Trophies is…

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Plymouth September 2020

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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…

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Recent Qualifications

Recent Qualifications at SISAC Nicky Hawkins Nicky Hawkins has successful completed his BSAC Sports Diver qualifications on 26 July 2020 and will now go on to do his depth progressions post qualification to 35 metres Due to Covid 19 restrictions the certificate had to be done without members of the…

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SS Rosalie Weybourne Norfolk

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SS Rosalie Weybourne Norfolk SS Rosalie DEPTH….8Mtrs TYPE… COLLIER DIMENSIONS…. LENGTH 114.6Mtrs   BEAM 15.6Mtrs   DRAUGHT 7.3Mtrs TONNAGE…4248 GROSS CARGO… IN BALLAST BUILT… 1914 BY W. GREY & CO, WEST HARTLEPOOL OWNERS AT TIME OF LOSS… NEW RUPPERA STEAM SHIPPING COMPANY ENGINE TYPE… TRIPLE EXPANSION, SINGLE SHAFT BOILERS… 2x SCOTCH TYPE…

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Avoiding Decompression Illness DCI

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Avoiding DCI (or how not to spend the week in the pot’) Thought it was time to delve back into the archives and see what was being cirulated by members. This is a a short run down on DCI (Decompression Illness) and how to avoid it. This is from Gareth…

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