Expedition Reports

18/10/2019

Swanage with a Sea Elephant, 12th October 2019

Author: Lok Hin Lee Despite the pouring rain and questionable visbility, two cars and a van brought our divers to Swanage to get some final dives in before the winter hits and training season truly starts. Holger, Kirill and Patrick arrived in the morning to […]
08/09/2019

Pembrokeshire Trip, 7th-11th August 2019

Author: Lee Lok Hin The trip to Pembrokeshire was a long weekend stretching from Thursday to Sunday, consisting of a group of 8 intrepid explorers (Penny, Farah, Holger, Imre, Mi Jun, Rona, Sally, and Lok) staying in supposedly rain and wind-proof tipis. Despite looking like […]
08/09/2019

Chesil Beach, 22nd-23rd June 2019

Author: Zaki Nielsen Friday at 7pm, two cars full of newly qualified Ocean Divers and one experienced Dive Leader packed to the rim with SCUBA diving equipment departed from Oxford heading to Chesil Beach in Dorset.  We arrived at the Portland Bird Observatory around midnight, […]
17/06/2019

Plymouth Deeper Diving Expedition, 8th-9th June 2019

Author: Rona Costello Holger’s deeper diving weekend was planned as a Plymouth trip for those keen to get some deeper diving experience, especially if they’ve not done much deep diving in the UK before. Unfortunately for Holger, Rona, Becca, Sally, Penny, Ryan and Rocco though, […]
15/09/2018

Swanage Expedition, 15th September 2018

Date: 15th September 2018 Author: Penny Hancock Desperate to catch the dying gasps of summer, the dream team (Alex, Imre, Mateusz and Penny) took off to Swanage for a day of diving. Departing from the kit hut at 8am we were relaxed in the knowledge […]
19/08/2018

Tollesbury Expedition, 17th-19th August 2018

Date: 17th-19th August 2018 Author: Jenny Barrett Farah, Mark, Kirill and Ryan set off for a weekend aboard Petrah, a Southerly 110 yacht, following the success of Farah’s previous sailing-diving hybrid trip to Norfolk. The plan this time is to stay close to Tollesbury and […]
08/08/2018

The Kidneys Expedition, 8th August 2018

With summer in full swing, Giles and Holger decide Wednesday evening before pub night is a perfect opportunity to explore local waters. So local they’re able to kit up in the hut at Iffley and walk straight to the river for a quick dive at […]
04/08/2018

Chesil Beach Expedition, 4th August 2018

It’s a bright and early 06:30am meet for David, Penny, Imre, Donald, Kirill and Alexandre. They’re off to Chesil Beach for a day of shore diving. The first order of the day was getting the kit over the pebble dunes and to the water. No […]
28/07/2018

Swanage Expedition, 28th July 2018

Date: 28th July 2018 Author: Jenny Barrett Holger, Farah, Tom W, Clare, Giles, Suzy and David are off to Swanage. The weather is so balmy for today’s trip that some of our divers have eschewed their usual drysuits and instead donned wetsuits for the occasion. […]
07/07/2018

Chesil Beach Expedition, 7th July 2018

OUUEG are back at Chesil Beach and to the Royal Adelaide wreck! The long walk in across the pebbles is a back breaker, but definitely worth it. Under the waves, Giles and Suzy explore the intact bow section of the wreck – they spot four […]
01/07/2018

Portland Expedition, 1st July 2018

A day of diving at Portland! First dive of the day was a wreck in the harbour at 10-15m, with visibility around 2m. Kirill captured some artsy footage of Rona and Jack, swimming into the green… Video by Kirill. After a quick lunch of burgers […]
24/06/2018

Plymouth Expedition, 23rd-24th June 2018

Video by Kirill.