The Benefits of Scuba Diving for Positive Mental Health

In the modern world of constant communication, social media and pressure pressure pressure, sometimes life becomes too much. For many, finding a healthy means of escape can often help them manage their way through challenging times. According to the NHS and many wellbeing specialists, we need 5 elements in our lives for optimal physical and [...]

By |2022-05-13T15:44:46+01:00May 13th, 2022|General Stuff, Social & Gossip, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Christmas Opening Hours 2021

We will be open over the festive period as follows: Monday December 20th - 11am - 5pm Tuesday December 21st - CLOSED Wednesday December 22nd - 11am - 5pm Thursday December 23rd - CLOSED Friday December 24th - 11am - 4pm Saturday December 25th - Sunday January 2nd - CLOSED Monday January 3rd - 11am [...]

By |2021-12-14T18:02:27+00:00December 14th, 2021|Equipment, General Stuff, Social & Gossip|0 Comments

Virtual Social Night – SS Thistlegorm – The Wreck that Keeps Giving

Thursday 11th February, 8pm - EVERYONE WELCOME SS Thistlegorm is widely regarded as one of the “top ten” wreck dives in the world. It’s accessibility to recreational scuba divers (the keel lies at 30m) making it a standard inclusion in Red Sea “Northern Wrecks and Reefs” itineraries. Or for those who like early starts(!) it [...]

By |2021-02-08T11:12:30+00:00February 8th, 2021|General Stuff, Overseas Trips, Social & Gossip|0 Comments

Social Night February 14th Dive Ability ‘Breaking Barriers With Bubbles’ 

8pm at The Norbiton, 16 Clifton Rd, Kingston upon Thames KT2 6PW  Dive Ability is a member led scuba diving charity committed to enabling people who have disabilities or disadvantages to discover the adventurous world of scuba diving.Achievement is realised through regular, educational pool sessions and diving holidays, with specialist support and equipment being provided so [...]

By |2019-01-25T13:32:04+00:00January 25th, 2019|General Stuff, Social & Gossip|0 Comments

Aquanaut are the new owners of Amphibian Sports

Yes it is official, Aquanaut are now the proud owners of Amphibian Sports in Norwood. Amphibian Sports was originally started by Ali MacCleod and Peter Hines back in 1981 and has been at the centre of the London dive scene ever since. Amphibian was started completely from scratch by keen divers who felt there was [...]

By |2018-11-07T19:56:44+00:00November 7th, 2018|General Stuff, Our Team, Social & Gossip|1 Comment

Social Night – The Evolution of Dive Equipment

The Evolution of Diving Equipment: How divers get dressed. Join PADI Course Director and Technical IT Alex Griffin as he takes you on a loosely researched and possibly humorous journey through the advancement of diving equipment. 13th September at The Norbiton. All welcome 8pm.

By |2018-08-14T21:47:47+01:00August 14th, 2018|Equipment, General Stuff, Social & Gossip|0 Comments

Social Night – Venture to the Solomon Islands

It's hard to explain why this is such a special destination and why it needs to be high on your radar for a dive trip. For me, the appeal is not just the world class diving, but the way the liveaboard is structured so you get a real chance to integrate with the local communities; [...]

Underwater Archaeology on England’s Protected Wrecks

Join us for our Social Night on May 10th at The Norbiton for a fascinating presentation by the Nautical Archaeology Society on 'Underwater archaeology on England's protected wrecks' We will be hosting, Mark Beattie-Edwards, the Chief Executive Officer of the Nautical Archaeology Society. A graduate in maritime archaeology from the University of Southampton, Mark has [...]