Author: sandraclopp

Scuba NYC with Urban Manta

Congratulations to Deep Diver Jenny Worringer!

Deep Diving class in Indonesia with Urban Manta Urban Manta’s newest certified deep diver Jenny Worringer completed skills in a ripping current off the coast of Gili Trawangan Island, Lombok in Indonesia.  She observed the loss of red & yellow colors at different depths (important for an underwater photographer) and the effects of pressure on …

Wings Vs. BCDs

Urban Manta has Hollis wings! Super comfy. Great quality. I also have a SeaQuest Libra BCD which is great for wetsuit diving in the tropics. For anyone in a drysuit I’d definitely go with a wing to keep the air (buoyancy) in the right place. It’s much easier to stay streamlined with a wing when …

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Bonaire!

Salt Pier Bonaire Bonaire was amazing!  We rented a truck and shore dove all week!  We saw yellow spotted eels, huge midnight parrotfish, huge squid, fireworms, garden eels, barracuda, rays, turtles, etc.!  As for dive sites, Karpata’s reef drops way beyond recreational limits and was begging us to do a tec dive (which we almost …

Drysuit & Rescue Class at Dutch Springs with Emily Duong & Diane Harding!

Drysuit & Rescue Class at Dutch Springs with Emily Duong & Diane Harding! Drysuit & Rescue Class at Dutch Springs with Emily Duong & Diane Harding! Congratulations to Emily Duong and Diane Harding for completing their drysuit certifications at the lake Dutch Springs this weekend! Great job Emily on saving me during the different rescue …

Congrats to Brian Clopp on his Night & Limited Visibility Certification!

Night & Limited Visibility Class on Long Beach Island, NJ! Great job Brian!  Way to get back in a drysuit and earn your Night & Limited Visibility Certification on LBI while Pat & Bill Clopp tried a discovery dive! Because it gathers Authentic Michael Hoomanawanui S Jersey energy from cars information wave pan specialist said, …