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Our Christmas Get Together

We are having our final get together for 2009 this coming Saturday (19th December) in the Bard’s Den pub in Letterfrack. All are invited. If you find yourselves in these… Read more »

The Man from Atlantis

Anyone in attendance at Scubadive West on Saturday witnessed an heroic sporting achievement. Aedan O’Ruanaidh, a keen diver with Dalkey Scubadivers, swam the entire length of the Killary Fjord to… Read more »

Weather Windows

Despite previous days’ torrents of rain,  last weekend’s divers were favoured by the weather gods. An enthusiastic bunch of regular visitors to the West dived from Friday morning through to Sunday. … Read more »

Inspired Gift Ideas

Become the hero of your household this Christmas and give the gift of underwater exploration. Our Discover Scubadiving  gift voucher is perfect for any outdoor enthusiast. No previous diving experience is… Read more »

Christmas Comes Early

Christmas came early for twelve divers on Sunday, as they received the gift of speed from our Streamstown Drift Dive. Fortunately, the sheltered inlet at Streamstown protected us from any unsavoury… Read more »

Ode to a Drysuit

Six savvy divers undertook their Drysuit Specialty course  at  Scubadive West on Saturday. Fortunately, the weather throughout the weekend proved much better than expected, and plenty of winter sunshine was on offer…. Read more »

“Cover” Story

Two men, one very large fish, world-class diving and an opportune moment…all ingredients that went into Darragh Norton’s award-winning photograph, “The Monk”. Darragh’s wide-angle entry into our 2009 Underwater Photo Competition… Read more »