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Phoenix, AZ
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PADI Pro, from Phoenix, AZ

Arizona was last seen:
May 19, 2019
    1. jupitermermaid
      Steve, it was wonderful to see you again! We dove with Al (ScubaDad), Denny (Mrfixitchapman), and a couple others that I forget what their SB user names are. I'll let you know if I can think of them later.
    2. Arizona
      Chaweng Beach, Koh Samui Thailand

      It was a stunner day during my IDC training in July 08. I have many dives at this location but this was unusual to say the least. The vis was 25m. We managed to see a hug seahorse. Normally the conditions are ideal for rescue training :) Koh Tao would be a better choice for fun diving, but this could be an option while you are staying on Samui for a tune up dive or night dive.
    3. ilookold
      ok, i got to ask where is your profile picture taken? it looks like a place to visit.
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    Phoenix, AZ
    School Administrator
    Certification Agencies:
    Dive History:
    Japan (Osezaki, Oshima Island), Thailand (Sameasan, Pattaya, Rayong, Koh Samui, Koh Tao, Phuket, Phi Phi, Krabi, Similans), Nassau, Bahamas, USA, California (Monterey-Point Lobos), Florida (Boynton Beach, Ft. Lauderdale, Jupiter, Key Largo, Key West, West Palm Beach, BHB) Peoples Republic of China (Blue Zoo Aquarium) best diving in Beijing :)
    Certification History:
    All my professional level training has been done in Thailand thus far. Pattaya/Sameasan has been an excellent place to train students as the conditions can be challenging at times (reduced vis & current). It is not your typical holiday diving in many ways.
    Certification Level:
    MSDT, EANx Instuctor, Wreck-Deep-Drift-UW Naturalist Specialty Instructor, OWSI, EFR Instructor
    # of Logged Dives:
    500 - 999
    Dive Classification:
    Instructor / Assistant Instructor / Dive Master / Dive Con
    Years Certified:
    Six - Ten Years
    Dive Equipment:
    Jet fins, Abyss/Proton regs, Nemo Excel computer or Zoop, Rash Guard- mono-suit (nice and warm in Thailand) or 5m Pinnacle with 7.5m hood, Scuba Pro Nighthawk BCD or Halcyon Infinity. A simple analog SPG with pressure and compass gauges only.
    I am career educator. I also freelance instruct students from OW through the DM levels.


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