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2021 Dive Summary

Please click here to view the 2021 dive season. If you know of a viable dive site, please send the details to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Dates in grey are confirmed and dates in yellow are tentative.

Advanced Open Water - 2020 photos

Date: August 8-9, 2020

Location: Ivy Lea and Centeen Park, Brockville - St. Lawrence River

Ice diving

Please click this link to watch a SUCI Ice Diving video where several SUCI members participated in an ice diving training class lead by Mike McCabe.

 

Archery Dodgeball - Battlesports - Cancelled

                                                                               Archery Dodgeball - CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19

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January 2020 General Meeting minutes

Please click here to read to minutes of the January 2020 general meeting

OUC liability insurance - brief summary

PLease click here to read a summary of the Game Day insurance policy. Person Dunn is the broker. SUCI's premium are paid Ontario Underwater Council.

Curling 2020

PLease click here to view the details of curling at Tam Heather

Dive Rating; (A), (B), (C)

                                                              Dive Rating

 

Refer to the table below to see what column your diving experience falls into. The lowest letter choosen for any category will be your rating and the dive you will be qualified to dive. Ex: 1A and 1B and 4C's means your rating is an "A". You can improve on this rating throughout thwe season by diving more frequently, diving in cold water, etc...

 

Cold water: necessitates that a diver wear a 7 mm wetsuit, boots, hood and gloves to ensure thermal protection.


Recreational overhead environment: refers to a situation in which a direct ascent to the surface is not possible, but a diver remains in the “light zone” i.e. natural light, and is clearly within easy reach of highly visible exit points. The combination of depth plus entry must not exceed 130 ft.


Limited recreational overhead refers to a situation in which the combination of depth, plus an overhead entry that is within the light zone, does not exceed 60 ft. For example, a dive that is 40 ft. deep plus 20 ft. into an overhead environment, but still in the light zone.


Limited current describes a current that a diver can swim against briefly.. 

  A   B   C
Recreational Overhead Lifetime Dives NO   Limited   Yes
           
Dives in last 12 months NO   1 - 10   10+
           
Cold water (below 70F/21C) dives in last 12 months NO   1 - 5   5+
           
Max depth in last 12 months 0-60ft   60-80ft   80+
           
Dives with Current in last 12 months NO   Limited   Yes

 

 

 

Lake Muskoka - Lorne Park

Date: August 13 or 14th. This is a one day dive.  

Location: Lake Muskoka, Lorne Park or Ungerman's Park

Cost: DM - $0.00; Divers - $20.00

DM: TBA.

Number of dives: 2

Number of divers: 20

Open spots as of October 13th: 20

Rating: This is an "A" rated open to all certified divers

Emergency Assistance Plan: Click here

"Scuba Divers are Different" Emergency Assistance Plan: English; French

Description:

Lorne Park is a shore dive located near Gravenhurst about 1.5-2 hours from Toronto. It has a sandy beach entrance with close parking. Vis is good at 10+ feet. Fish gather in a "crib". There will be at least 2 dives. More info to follow. 

Directions: 

Drive from ON-400 N and ON-11 to Gravenhurst. Take the Muskoka District Road 169 exit from ON-11 N. Continue on Bethune Dr. S. Take Winewood Ave E to Lorne St. Continue to the lake to the west.