Protected Wreck Volunteer Project

Protected Wreck

Protected Wreck Volunteer Project MSDS Marine, Northampton BSAC, SWMAG and the Nautical Archaeology Society would like to invite all interested members of your dive club or University to get involved with maritime archaeology and Protected Wreck sites.Historic England have commissioned MSDS Marine to undertake a pilot project linking existing Protected…

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Qualification of recent Ocean Divers

ocean diver

Congratulations to Charlotte Pearce in completing her qualification as an Ocean Diver with SISAC. Her open water qualification was carried out at Stoney Cove in hired dry suits, which were not the best fits. Perseverance won out and she achieved all the necessary skills. Charlotte joined us as a student…

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Skegness Aquarium Visit

The Venue – Sunday 3rd February Following a visit to the Dive Show, Gareth organised a very different dive trip. A Dive in Skegness Aquarium main fish tank. not a particularly deep dive but definitely different. For those in the club who had not had the chance to experience large…

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Skegness Aquarium

Skegness Aquarium

Skegness Aquarium What is it ? SISAC has secured a booking for 12 at Skegness Aquarium, this will allow those holding a diving qualification to dive in the ‘Shark Tank’. How does it work ? This is a new activity for SISAC, we have no previous experience of this, so…

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What causes Tsunamis

tsunami

Tsunamis. How are they caused? Tsunamis can be generated by various means including seismic events, like earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, landslides (including those occurring underwater) and some weather systems, which can generate what are often called ‘meteotsunamis’, for instance from a sudden drop in air pressure. What is the tsunami risk…

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Open Water Dives at Stoney Cove 11/11/18

First in the Water Semi-Dry Wetsuit Diving – November in the UK Hardened as I may be to all round year diving, I think I would need to have a lot more incentive to leap or wriggle into Stoney Cove in November. saying that there were the normal group of all…

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Hartford Marina Diving

Hartford Marina

Porthole Retrieval Narrow Boat Moorings About a week or so ago we had a request from a chap called Paul via the enquires. On talking to him, he did not want to dive or learn to dive, but he wanted divers to assist him to retrieve a rather expensive brass…

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UNDERWATER JEDI’S

Recent Visits to Stoney Cove Sports Diver Training In the past week there have been two visits to Stoney Cove to progress training for the New Sports Divers. John Holmes who was away in Thailand for a few months has now returned. Whilst he was in Thailand he managed to…

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What’s new at SISAC October 2018

October 2018

What’s new at SISAC October 2018 A brief roundup of club activities during October 2018 and what is coming up. New Ocean Divers Pleased to announced we qualified two BSAC Ocean Divers during October, Stuart Mckenzie and Josh Rayner-Brown. Congratulations to you both. We have a five students close to…

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Qualified Ocean Diver at SISAC

Josh Rayner-Brown

Qualified Ocean Diver at SISAC We would like to congratulate Josh Rayner-Brown has recently qualified as an Ocean Diver course. Josh took a little longer to complete his course however due to his enthusiasm and commitment he finaly achieved his goal. I certainly look forward to seeing him at the…

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