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How Many Dives in 2011?

Discussion in 'Advanced Scuba' started by Shcubasteve, Dec 18, 2011.

How many dives have you made in 2011?

  1. None

    3 vote(s)
    1.0%
  2. 1-10

    23 vote(s)
    7.3%
  3. 10-50

    106 vote(s)
    33.7%
  4. 50-100

    96 vote(s)
    30.5%
  5. 100-200

    66 vote(s)
    21.0%
  6. 200-400

    19 vote(s)
    6.0%
  7. 400+

    2 vote(s)
    0.6%
  1. asha

    asha Instructor, Scuba

    # of Dives: 500 - 999
    Location: San Diego, CA
    307
    128
    67... not too many this year, but what I did do were so great! Highlights included honeymoon in Fiji, currents and wrecks in the St. Lawrence River, my IANTD deep diving and trimix courses on/in the Spiegel Grove in Florida, diving with the seals at the Isles of Shoals, NH, and with the turtles in Curacao, and moving to San Diego just in time for the squid spawn. # of dives has been lower, but bottom times and depths were much more aggressive than 2010 as my skills and training progress (deepest dive 140', longest dive 1:47). Hope to get in another 20-30 before the new year!
     
  2. oldogre

    oldogre Contributor

    # of Dives: 200 - 499
    Location: Scotland
    141
    25
    39, Highlights included being next to 14 sleeping Stingrays, trying doubles & following a line for the first time. Depths from 14.3m to 46.9m.
     
  3. Scuba_Noob

    Scuba_Noob Contributor

    # of Dives: 200 - 499
    Location: Victoria, BC
    1,000
    196
    Don't know if this really belongs in Advance Scuba, as noobs do dives too :D. I've done about 65 dives so far in the past five months, likely going to reach 70 by the year's end. Mostly shore dives, a couple of boat dives. Hope to continue the trend.
     
  4. fncrow

    fncrow Instructor, Scuba

    # of Dives: 200 - 499
    Location: Miami
    52
    9
    Ive done 26 dives this year but they were all in a 2 month period since i was out of country for work the rest of the time.
     
  5. SelkieDVM

    SelkieDVM Instructor, Scuba

    # of Dives: 200 - 499
    Location:
    808
    40
    OMG, I just checked my log and it's saying I've done a grand total of 13 dives (pool dives not included). Pathetic. The weather and economics have not been kind to me. Counting pennies right now and even a trip to the quarry is a hundred bucks between gas, fills, and entry fees. Can only hope to do better in 2012. Sigh.
     
    Last edited: Dec 19, 2011
  6. mheaster

    mheaster Instructor, Scuba

    # of Dives: 1,000 - 2,499
    Location: Tappahannock, Virginia, United States
    480
    51
    I broke a hundred. MANY of them Quarry dives half with students; other half were Dry suit and SM (counted no pools dives). Did visit the Florida Springs, and a week in Cozumel (logged 15 dives).
     
  7. SelkieDVM

    SelkieDVM Instructor, Scuba

    # of Dives: 200 - 499
    Location:
    808
    40
    I'm still planning on New Year's Day, Mark. Are you really going to dive wet?
     
  8. scubadada

    scubadada Diver Staff Member ScubaBoard Supporter

    # of Dives: 1,000 - 2,499
    Location: Philadelphia and Boynton Beach
    14,833
    11,462
    80 dives, 85:52 under water. Actually 2nd best year for me after 92 dives in 2008 but only 82:40 under water. Had 3 great trips to Boynton Beach/Jupiter, 2 fantastic trips to the East end of Grand Cayman, and an interesting trip to Panama. Some year I'll break 100 dives, maybe now that I have a 2nd residence in Florida, I can only hope.

    Good diving, Craig
     
  9. cbm32

    cbm32 Contributor

    # of Dives: 500 - 999
    Location: I am bi-coastal. Michigan and SoCal
    911
    359
    70 dives. All in Fiji during a 9 1/2 week trip to Naigani Resort on Naigani, Matava Resort on Kadavu, Pacific Harbour (dove with Bega Adventure Divers, and Blue Lagoon Beach Resort on Nacula in the Yasawas. Would have been far more but lost time due to a dive instructor disappearing from an island, an ear infection that cost me a week of diving, and some really nasty weather conditions while at Pacific Harbour.
     
  10. Sas

    Sas Contributor

    # of Dives: 500 - 999
    Location: Melbourne, Australia
    7,599
    225
    140 or so. Less than last year, too much work travel :(
     

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