Adaptive Diver Spotlighting: Robert the Aquanaut!
Years ago Robert started diving through our program at the Illinois Center for Rehabilitation and Education (ICRE). Like many of our adaptive divers, once he was introduced to diving in the pool he loved it and wanted to get certified and try it in the ocean. Luckily, ICRE also had a yearly trip that would take him to Key Largo Florida to experience freedom in the ocean. Click here to see Robert at his ICRE pool program.
Just last month Robert returned to the ocean and after 13 years in a wheelchair Robert was able to walk & run again. Watch and listen to his amazing story as he escapes gravity to discover freedom. Click here to see Robert now as he runs while underwater.
Volunteer Spotlight : Congratulations Craig Ress!
South African Born Craig Ress has become the newest Diveheart Adaptive Scuba Instructor and the first Diveheart Instructor, who was himself an Adaptive Diver. Pictured below is Craig working on his experience thresholds during a predive briefing with his team at Rainbow Reef Instructor Development Center in Key Largo Florida. Diveheart’s All inclusive policy and innovate Adaptive Training Tools make it possible for people of all abilities to “Imagine the Possibilities” in their lives. Check out how Diveheart is Re-Inventing Adaptive Scuba at http://diveheart.org/training/get-started/
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