One of his daughters will be with him when he completes his dive
The DOT hopes to tap into the dive
population, which has about 40 percent or 120,000 divers regularly traveling outbound.
The centre, located at Almouj Marina at The Wave, Muscat, will offer group bookings and private tours to popular and largely undiscovered dive
sites accessible from Muscat, with all equipment available to hire on site.
Other fun water activities include a shark safari for Dh275, an 'ultimate' snorkel for Dh120 and an 'ultimate' dive
While it is not considered important to be a champion swimmer in order to dive
, it is expected that scuba divers be skilled enough to be able to swim 200 metres without fins for five minutes, says Dr Karin Vela.
A spokesperson for Dive
Master Insurance commented: "Ever since Dive
Master was created in 1987, we have always maintained that an important part of what we do is to give back to the wider diving community.
According to the official report of the Games, Draves was only third at the end of the compulsory dives
, but secured first place by performing two magnificent voluntary dives
Dominican Republic For something a bit different, try a fresh water cave dive
and a night dive
in the Dominican Republic, plus a day trip to Stingray Point.
Rod Abottson, of Dive
Aqaba, a partner in the venture added that he hoped that Aqaba's dive
centers would see an increase in the number of technical divers as a result of the team's hard work.
Qualified divers can also choose to broaden their dive
experiences with advanced and specialty diving courses including deep diving, night diving, wreck diving, underwater photography and many more.
For non-divers, guests can participate in the Discover Scuba Diving course which will guide them through the basics of diving alongside an experienced PADI instructor and is inclusive of a pool and ocean dive
The accredited 5-star PADI Atlantis Dive
Centre offers a number of exciting dive
programmes to suit all ages in one of the most iconic destination resorts in the region, said a statement from Atlantis, The Palm.
In recent weeks, NSC divers have conducted more than 10 submarine dive
locker surveys and found many repeat or unresolved discrepancies from previous assessments/surveys.
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Now the eight-year-old from Budaiya a" who is becoming a 'legend in his own dive
boots' a" says 'diving is my favorite thing in the whole wide world' and wants to become an oceanographer and help save the planet.