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Lets GoECO!

This month's GoECO program is off and running! Find out about what our Resident Marine Biologist and Program Lead will be teaching our newest ECO warriors this month and how you can also learn, explore and contribute to our amazing marine world!

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Diving

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Team

Meet our award winning, dedicated team of Instructors.

Meet the Team
Fun
We like to have FUN, so should you on your travels, come dive with us!
Kill only Time. Take only Memories. Leave only Bubbles.
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Teresa
Instructor

Born in: Denmark

At UDC since: December 2016

Instructor qualifications: PADI MSDT, EFR Instructor

Specialties taught: Nitrox, Deep, Wreck, Equipment, O2 Provider, AWARE Coral Reef Conservation, Peak Performance Buoyancy, Protect Aware, Tec Rec Gas Blender, Sidemount

Languages: Danish, English, Bad English

Favorite dive site in Utila: Pretty Bush

Favorite dive site outside Utila: Bushy East, The Maldives

Most memorable diving moment: Dropping into the blue on the outer reef of the Great Barrier Reef

About me: I tend to speak 5 different English accents in one sentence, most of the time without realizing.

Duncan
Head Instructor

Born in: United Kingdom

At UDC since: May 2017

Instructor qualifications: PADI MSDT, EFR Instructor

Specialties taught: Nitrox, Deep, Wreck, Equipment, O2 Provider, AWARE Coral Reef Conservation, Peak Performance Buoyancy, Protect Aware, Tec Rec Gas Blender, Fish ID, Boat, Digital Underwater Photography, Drift, Dry Suit, Naturalist, Navigation, Night,

Languages: English

Favorite dive site in Utila: Labyrinth

Favorite dive site outside Utila: The Manacles in Cornwall UK

Most memorable diving moment: First time diving with a whale shark – amazing day at the office!

About me: From my first breath underwater I was hooked. Love showing the next generation how to dive and respect the oceans. Can be found at sunset cleaning the rinse bins enjoying a cold beer.

Mary
Head Divemaster

Born in: England

At UDC since: January 2014

Instructor qualifications: PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer

Specialties taught: Wreck, Search & Recovery, Nitrox, Deep, DUP, O2

Languages: English

Favorite dive site in Utila: Red Cliff

Favorite dive site outside Utila: Zenobia

About me: I like diving

Nico
Staff Instructor

Born in: Chile

At UDC since: February 2016

Instructor qualifications: PADI MSDT, IAHD-Americas Instructor

Specialties taught: Nitrox, Deep, Wreck, Equipment, O2 Provider, AWARE Coral Reef Conservation, Peak Performance Buoyancy, Protect Aware, Tec Rec Gas Blender

Languages: Spanish and English

Favorite dive site in Utila: Aquarium

Favorite dive site outside Utila: T3, Perhentians islands, Malaysia

Most memorable diving moment: Wreck diving in Chile with a Sea Lion!!

About me: Talk to me about diving, music, travelling, photography and we’ll be friends!