DiverSync is a podcast for scuba diving enthusiasts and anyone else interested in the underwater world. Listen each week as your host, Rich Synowiec, a scuba professional and twenty year veteran of the dive industry talks about scuba diving, the diving industry and the underwater world.
Rich had a busy week of training and diving. One of the dives was a tech Trimix assessment dive that he had comments on. Rich spends time discussing the “why” of such dives and the importance of keeping in practice.
Rich had an opportunity to talk to middle school students about a career in diving and becoming an entrepreneur. He also talked about his week and gave another glimpse into the life of a dive shop owner.
Rich talks about the weekend of diving with the Prism 2 last weekend. He also talks about at regulator service clinic he attended in Traverse City. Also in Traverse City, Rich had dinner with an old friend who was of his era and a shipwreck finder in another time. Sale discussion from this week followed by more diving.
Rich spent the week enveloped in programs related to the Hollis Prism 2. Preparation and execution of a PRISM 2 Try- Dive, an all day affair doing PRISM 2 service work, and Preparation and Execution of a PRISM 2 TEC40 CCR course at White Star Quarry!
Rich talks in depth about his Key Largo Expedition. He discusses some of the good with the bad and lots about diving. He also discusses the difference between teaching a person to fish and just giving them the fish in diving.
Rich talks about another online thread that started with a question about Starting into technical diving. The individual asking the question stated he was going to start down the path to become a technical diver and wanted to know if he should go open circuit or CCR. Rich answered what he thought and the insanity ensued.
Rich talks about an online thread that argued for and against Dive tables when teaching Beginning open water divers. The answers were astonishing to him and gave him an insight into the industry that he really could not believe.
Rich talks about Spring and diving for the first time in the quarry this spring. He chats about a conversation he had about the pros and cons of intermediate trimix training. Hat tip another upcoming podcaster and a thank you to a fan in Ireland!!