I hope everyone has been enjoying the mild winter this year, as well as getting out to Dive. Rowand's Reef has started the year off with our new location located at 1731 West 4th avenue, so if you haven't had the chance to come by the new Shop location yet. You do so by joining our next Club Dive on Sunday March 1st or the following Sunday March 15th. If you need rental equipment we have a full inventory avaible to rent from as well. So come by and sign up!
We also have our next Shop Trip coming up right away, we will be heading to the outstanding Hornby Island Lodge the weekend of February 20th-22nd to enjoy their phenomenal Diving, Cozy accomodations, Delicious Meals, and most of all the Sea Lions!
We are also hosting an Event for Friends for Sharks on Friday February the 27th at 6:30pm. They will be talking to us about Shark Conservation and Ocean Awareness. Donations to go to Shark Trust and Project Aware. If you are interested in joining us, Sign up today!
Our next PADI Open Water Course starts March 16th!
So if you or a friend are interested in starting you next Adventure, the PADI Open Water Diver course is your introduction to the underwater world of Scuba Diving. Whether you want to learn to dive before you head out on a tropical vacation, or if you plan to do all your diving in the beautifully lush waters of British Columbia, this course is right for you.
Rowand’s instructors will take you from your first moments underwater from the pool, right up to your first ocean dives in the invigorating waters of Howe Sound.
Be Certified in only two weeks!
Your course includes:
- PADI Open Water Crew Pack
- Use of Rental equipment including a Dry Suit
- Classroom session with PADI instructor
- Three pool sessions (2 hours per session)
- 4 certifying ocean dives on Saturday and Sunday.
If you have already taken the plung into our beautiful underwater world, take your diving to the next level and Join our next Advanced Open Water Course March 7th and 8th
You don’t have to be “advanced” to take it – it’s designed to advance your diving, so you can start right after earning your PADI Open Water Diver certification. The course helps build confidence and expand your scuba skills through different Adventure Dives. You try out different specialties while gaining experience under the supervision of your PADI Instructor. You log dives and develop capabilities as you find new ways to have fun scuba diving.
Get credit! Each Adventure Dive may credit toward the first dive of the corresponding PADI Specialty Diver Course. If you’ve already taken a specialty diver course, ask your instructor if you’ve earned credit for an Adventure Dive.
Come by the Shop to Sign up today!
Happy Diving Everyone!