Training

03/06/2016

Training trip to NDAC Chepstow, 30th May 2016

Author: Jay Shiao Conditions The day started off a little bit grey but by midday it was beautiful and sunny. As it was a quarry, the water was relatively still with some leisurely swimmers and plenty of other divers. The water temperature seemed to hover […]
25/04/2016

Plymouth Boat Handling Course, 23-24th April 2016

Author: Phalene G. We arrived late on the Friday evening at the Harford Bunkhouse on the edge of Dartmoor after a romantic car park dinner stop at ASDA en route and a going a bit “overboard” on the food shopping. Tom familiarised us with several charts […]
02/07/2014

Scylla, Stonehenge and Camping pods, 13-15th June 2014

Dates: 13th-15th June 2014, Location: Plymouth,  Author: Sam, Participants: Sam (author), Ian (fin finding, towing and firewood carrying), Metta (corpse and BBQ recipes), Maha (bonfires and underwater navigation, but definitely not motorway navigation) The full-moon was gleaming brightly during the drive down on Friday 13th… which […]
19/05/2013

Training day in Vobster, 19th May 2013

Dates: 19th, May 2013, Author: Cindy Tom, Anne and I went to the Vobster diving centre last Sunday. That was a nice decent dive day trip! The weather was quite mild and water was still (well, of course, Vobster is an insite spot). It was […]
30/04/2013

Training in rough seas down in Plymouth, 27-28th April 2013

Dates: 27-28th, April 2013, Author: JP This is my first dive report so I’m sorry if it’s awful! It was also my first proper dive trip after ET and was great! Our first dive was from Bovisand on Seahorse to Mewstone Ledge cannon site. After […]
01/07/2010

Amazing diving weekend in Torquay! June 2010

Dates: June 2010, Author: Andy Yes, here it is! For those who wanted to come but couldn’t make it: it rained, everybody argued, vis was 10cm and the boats all sank. You didn’t miss anything. Stop reading now. For everyone else – wasn’t it a great weekend? The weather […]
18/04/2010

Easter training trip 2010 – full of tales of diving and comedy, April 2010

Dates: April 2010, Author: Luke Flickr Photo Album: https://www.flickr.com/photos/ouueg/albums/72157636190878935 So, take a deep breath (but remember to breathe normally on ascent) – here’s the ET 2010 trip report!  In summary – awesome trip, lots of diving, no incidents, few breakages and lots of comedy so thanks […]
03/11/2008

Summer expedition to the Isle of Man!

Dates: Summer 2008, Author: Martin Just before the start of a new academic year with hopefully plenty of enthusiastic new divers joining the club, I am putting together a long overdue trip report for this summer’s OUUEG expedition to the Isle of Man (IoM). With […]