Tec Dossier – Simon Townsend

Any PADI/TecRec certification:PADI MSDT, REBREATHER INSTRUCTOR, CAVERN INSTRUCTOR, TEC DEEP, TEC TRIMIX, SIDEMOUNT, TRIMIX GAS BLENDER, TEC 40,60 AND 100 CCR INSTRUCTOR Usual Country of residence: SPAIN What is your background and current involvement in diving? I come from an engineering background but I have always been involved in water sports and whilst living in …

Tec Dossier – Satoshi Toyoda

Any PADI/TecRec certification: Tec Deep IT Tec Trimix IT Tec Gas Blender IT Tec Sidemount IT Usual Country of residence: Japan, but spend most of time in Cebu, Philippines. What is your background and current involvement in diving? ダイビングに関する経歴と現在のダイビングとのかかわりは? Since I was certified as PADI OWSI at 1986, I’m surviving with scuba diving industry until …

Tec Dossier – Peter DenHaan

Any PADI/TecRec certification: PADI TecRec Instructor Trainer for Open Circuit up to Trimix and CCR, Inspiration/Evolution up to Tec CCR 100 and Poseidon MK VI Usual Country of residence: California, USA What is your background and current involvement in diving? For the last 19 years I have been working full time in the dive industry …

Tec Dossier – Peter Herbst (BigB)

Any PADI/TecRec certification: TecRec Trimix IT, Rebreather IT, Tec 100 CCR Usual Country of residence: South Africa What is your background and current involvement in diving? I am a PADI Course Director, TecRec IT and the owner of Reef Divers, one of the oldest PADI dive centres in South Africa. How did you get into …

Tec Dossier – Tom Steiner

Any PADI/TecRec certification: PADI Master Instructor, PADI TecRec Instructor Trainer and Tec sidemount Instructor trainer up to full Trimix level Usual Country of residence: Malta/Gozo and freelancing in winter What is your background and current involvement in diving? My first dive was in Barbados in 1979, since this day my only aim was to become …

Tec Dossier – Andy Phillips

Any PADI/TecRec certification: PADI Trimix Instructor Trainer and Poseidon MKVI Rebreather Instructor Trainer Usual Country of residence: Utila, Bay Islands, Honduras What is your background and current involvement in diving? I took some time out from an office job in 1997 and trained to become a Divemaster and fell in love with the pro lifestyle.  …