Fun Night (Dec 2015)

by Bob, Pete & John. 21st December, 2015 : This years’ club Fun Night at the pool on Monday was a great success with a good turn-out of both adults & youngsters who took the chance to enjoy some watery games! With a number of devious games including a blindfolded swim and a number of kamikaze…

AGM (Nov 2015)

by Pete. 16th November, 2015 : The club AGM was held at BAWA this evening. Our Chairman, Pete did a sterling job of reviewing the happenings over the past year, both happy & sad. Our Treasurer, Paul, presented the accounts, which were accepted (& it had to be admitted looked very healthy) Our Diving Officer,…

Photos and Video Show (Oct 2015)

by Kevin. 26th October, 2015 : With the pool closed next week we’re planning a photos/video evening at BAWA. Many members of the club have a photographic (& videographic?) bent and it would be a great chance to share your experiences, particularly for the newer members to get an idea of what is possible but…

New Resuscitation Guidelines (Sep 2015)

by Sue R. 11th September, 2015 : The Resuscitation Council (UK) is soon to publish a revised version of the internationally recognised resuscitation guidelines that BSAC (and everyone else) use for training. The new guidelines are being published on the 15th of October. Here is a link to the story https://www.resus.org.uk/statements/rc-uk-resuscitation-guidelines-2015-to-be-published-on-15th-oc/  And here is a link…

BSAC Conference (Jul 2015)

by Bob. 29th July, 2015 : In case anyone is thinking of going to the BSAC Conference:- Early-bird ticket offer closes this Friday – Buy your conference ticket by this Friday to receive the following additional benefits: Entry into prize draw to win a Suunto Eon Steel worth £795 First choice on the new breakout…

Wreck Conservation (May 2015)

by Debbie. 10th April, 2015 : Portway Sub Aqua club is hosting a free talk on Wreck Conservation by famed cave diver & explorer Christine Grosart on Thursday 14th May 2015 at 8pm @ Bristol Manor Farm, The Creek, Sea Mills, Bristol, BS9 2HS   Directions – http://bristolmanorfarm.com/index.php Speaker Resumé Christine Grosart has over a decade of experience of caves around…

Skills Development (Mar 2015)

by Sue R. 15th March, 2015 : The following Skill Development Courses are on offer for 2015.  SDCs are worth doing because they are interesting, adding to your basic diving experience and you meet people from different clubs from different backgrounds and diving experiences which you can all share. Here are a few.  Several SDCs make…

Underwater Hockey! (Jan 2015)

by Rob. 27th January, 2015 : Just a reminder that we have a committed group of underwater hockey (Octopush) players who would like you to join them. It’s an exciting sport and a great way to improve your snorkelling skills.  It’s open to all levels and there are no extra charges, just your regular swimming…