24 new PADI certifications, 52 Air Fills, 35 Cups of coffee, lord knows how much carrot cake and lets not even mention the shandies in the evening 🙂 Oh and OUCH 18KM walked by surface support!! OK, MASSIVE congratulations go to; Chrissy on becoming a PADI Wreck Instructor, to Rachel, Jodie, Alexei, Sam, Mick, Andrew & Tom on becoming PADI Open Water Divers. Then to Richard, Leonie, Karsten, Janis, Francis & Eva on gaining the beautiful PADI Dry Suit Diver certification. To Mat, Mo, Martin & Claire on becoming PADI Rescue Divers, to Samuel, Mick & Julia on becoming PADI Advanced Open Water Divers, to Jules on becoming a PADI Wreck Diver & to both Gaz & Julez on becoming PADI Peak Performance Buoyancy EXPERTS!!GREAT to see Claire, Stephen, Geoff, Mark, Kelly, Lisa, Adam, Tim (& Family) Richard (& Family), & Ivan having a great social & swim around.THANK YOU to the amazing Dive Team who made it all happen; Ian, Chris, Gaz, Chrissy, Petra, Ben, Alex, Martin & Gaz W & to Ian & the Team The King’s Arms Hotel Burton in Kendal – LA6 1LR for simply stunning hospitality. WE ARE at LSST on Wednesday, Scuba Dream on Thursday & back in the Hub for EFR on Saturday. Have a stunning week everyone, Hotch & Vic

It’s all an education!! A Stellar one!!

We like to think we teach more than diving at Stellar so here is the latest edit of Einstein’s general theory of relativity!! So True!!


And back to our own gravity well, we have a beautiful bunch of happy divers enjoying fun in the pool on Sunday; so it’s a huge Stellar welcome to Ryan, Melanie, Archie & Joe enjoying a PADI Discover Scuba Dive, we look forward to seeing you back in August. Welcome too, Shaun, Janeen, Nigel, Lee & Jaroslav to the PADI Open Water course, what a great start & welcome Geoff & Emma enjoying a skills refresh & polish. Welcome back Karen & Jodie sailing on through the PADI Open Water Course and how fantastic to see Sean, Ivan, Julez having a fun swim & brilliant to catch up with Sean & Lee, it’s been too long! The Magnificent team making the fun happen; thank you Ian, Chris W, Seasick, Petra, Gaz M, Chrissy, Ben & Gaz W.

It’s on to Capernwray Thursday-Sunday this week so fingers crossed for Sun. One thing is for sure the company will be excellent, enjoy your week everyone, remember Suncream & drink water!!!! Hotch & Vic