Trip Reports

Baygitano!

On the weekend of the 20th/ 21st of October. 14 UBUCers (including a few new faces) headed down to Lyme Regis to dive the SS Baygitano! Despite the sub-par visibility, we still managed to get some good diving in, and all around had a great time! We all had an Read more…

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Try Dives 2018

37 try divers, 9 instructors, 11 helpers, 3 hours in the pool… what an evening! We all had an excellent time at the Try Dives this year. Many thanks to all of our instructors and helpers for volunteering their time to come help us out, we couldn’t have done it Read more…

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Announcement

UBUC Introductory Talk 2018

Are you looking to join UBUC this year, whether it’s to learn to dive, or if you’re already qualified, to come and do some awesome diving with us? Head down to Steam, Bristol at 6:00pm on the 2nd October 2018. All of the UBUC Committee will be there, and we’ll Read more…

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Announcement

Try Dives 2018

We are running our 2018 Try Dive session on the 29th September, at the SU Pool (meet in the SU Foyer). Check out the details and sign up here: https://www.bristolsu.org.uk/groups/underwater/events/try-dives-b710 Check out a video from one of our previous Try Dives:

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Trip Reports

Gozo 2018

Foreword – Chris 12 UBUC’ers headed to Gozo, Malta for 10 days of fun in the sun. With no winds pretty much all week, 20m+ vis, and a great bunch of people, it was an awesome trip! For anyone planning to go in the future: We stayed at Dar Tan Read more…

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Philippines

Foreword It all started with ‘can we run a UBUC trip to the Philippines’. We spent weeks trying to work out how this could happen. Unfortunately, we felt that due to logistics we had to keep the group size small. Turning up in a new place without booking anything can Read more…

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Brixham Training Trip

We headed down for a quick Ocean Diver training trip at Brixham to finish 3 Ocean Diver qualifications. Although the vis was terrible and there was quite a current at Shoalstone, we managed to do everything that we needed to get done. Congratulations to everyone for finishing OD and welcome Read more…

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Baygitano w/ NORAD Sub Aqua

One of UBUC’s Assistant Instructors, Iain, requested on Thursday if he could run a trip to complete his Dive Leader qualification. Thus on Sunday, Josh and I headed down to West Bay to dive the Baygitano with Iain and Godfrey from NORAD Sub Aqua. We launched their RIB out of Read more…

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Skomer!

Foreword – Chris 11 UBUC’ers headed down to Skomer Island in Pembrokeshire for long weekend of awesome diving. Here’s what we got up to! Saturday – Ollie Not letting the rainy Pembrokeshire morning dampen our spirits, we set off for Martin’s Haven to launch the boats, which – somewhat surprisingly Read more…

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