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Thread: Sure beats the hell out of my open water course


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    Sure beats the hell out of my open water course

    Here is a quick link to Russian Diver Training.

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    likes getting wet!

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    That is interesting. I would guess our Seals are better trained.....
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    Recommendation to PADI, "Dive with a machine gun" specialty?
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    Thanks for posting this! A great read to see how other countries do it.

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