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Canadian history of the art and sport of diving

Vaughan L. Baird

Canadian history of the art and sport of diving

by Vaughan L. Baird

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Published by Vaughan L. Baird in [s.l.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Diving -- Canada -- History.,
  • Divers -- Canada -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementVaughan L. Baird.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV837.6 .S96 1992, GV838.63.C2 B33 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination178 p. :
    Number of Pages178
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15463679M
    ISBN 10155056319X

    Diving wall art for home and office decor. Discover canvas art prints, photos, mural, big canvas art and framed wall art in 's varied collections. +1 () A Brief History of Dan's Dive Shop, Canada's Oldest Padi dive shop, Dan's was established in as PADI store 23 worldwide. In the early 's we got involved in technical and cave diving, nitrox in the early 's. Progressive DIR diving in innovating .

    This short book seems to be a potted history of diving up to the early ’s – there’s a fair bit of diving history covered but not a lot of detail. The book opens with a chapter called Early Divers which actually is an introduction. The book is then divided into broad diving . Events in Sport. Swedish divers sweep the medals in the men's plain high diving event at the Antwerp Olympics; Arvid Wallman wins gold ahead of team mates Nils Skoglund & John Jansson; American diver Louis Kuehn leads a US medal sweep in the men's 3m springboard event at the Antwerp Olympics; team mates Clarence Pinkston & Louis Balbach take the minor medals.

    Wreck diving is the big draw in Lake Ontario. Truly hardy souls can try ice diving at Baffin Island near the Arctic Circle. There's some diving off the Eastern provinces, such as Nova Scotia and Newfoundland. Canada Seasonal Dive Planner. Most British Columbia diving takes place from late spring to early fall. Silent World tells the story of the invention and underwater adventures of the early Aqua-Lung and becomes one of the most influential books in bringing new people to the sport of SCUBA diving. Many skin divers decide to buy an Aqua-Lung based on this book.


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