Monthly Archives: August 2012

Travel BC Rig for the Scuba Pro that Gets Around

Our dive shop is humming with the excitement of all sorts of new products, and through our Product of the Month promotion we will highlight what is most interesting every month. For the mont of September, the DiveRite TravelPac BCD … Continue reading

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September Instructor Development Course in Sabah, Malaysia

As predicted our Instructor Development Course started a little earlier than advertised, but the nearly full class of IDC candidates are quite happy in Sabah, Malaysia. The extra time will give our candidates a confidence boost when the PADI IE … Continue reading

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Diving Gear for Recreational & Professional Scuba Divers

Our PADI 5 Star IDC Dive Centre on Gaya island is well known, but fewer people know about our head office in KK Times Square in Kota Kinabalu. Not only is it our admin HQ, but it’s also home to … Continue reading

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September IDC Starts a Little Earlier in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah

Most of our September Instructor Development Course candidates are already in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah. That means that IDC prep has already started, which is kind of like an IDC warm-up, a chance for the candidates to get a glimpse of … Continue reading

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Kota Kinabalu’s Next Instructor Development Course Candidates

We’re nearly running a full house at our PADI 5 Star IDC Dive Centre here in Kota Kinabalu as pretty much all of our September Instructor Development Course candidates have arrived. Our IDC starts on 31 August and runs through … Continue reading

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2 More IDC Candidates for Instructor Course in Kota Kinabalu

We were joined by 2 new PADI Instructor Development Course candidates this weekend. We say hello to Meredith and Jess joining us to become professional scuba divers. Our resident PADI Course Director, Richard Swann, was on hand to welcome the … Continue reading

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Qualified as PADI Divemasters in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Borneo

The road to PADI OWSI is paved with challenges and triumphs and this week Katie and Mona completed their 1st big challenge to emerge triumphantly. After spending the last few weeks with Downbelow at our PADI 5 Star IDC Dive … Continue reading

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Borneo IDC Canidates Get New EFR Update

  The September IDC, which is taking place in the first week of September, is drawing ever nearer, with slightly over 2 weeks remaining. Our Instructor Development Course candidates, in the meantime, have kept themselves busy and have honed their … Continue reading

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Deep Dive Scenario Training for Sep Borneo IDC Candidates

We’ve had a string of idyllic diving days at our PADI 5 Star IDC Dive Centre on Gaya island in Kota Kinabalu recently, right for the picking by the eager candidates of our September Borneo IDC. Not one to waste … Continue reading

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Full House for Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia’s September PADI IDC

Resident PADI Course Director Richard Swann welcomed 3 more PADI IDC candidates this week, brining our total tally of Instructor Development Course candidates to 7. From the UK we have Sam and from Belguim we have Nena and Wouter, contributing … Continue reading

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