AVG CERTS PER YEAR

35

Richard Knight
Bundaberg

Instructor

YEARS HELD AT THIS POSITION

18

I am an ecologist and former research diver. I love watching the way marine plants and animals interact and live together.

What drew you into the sport of Scuba Diving?

The meditative feeling of being underwater.

What is your favourite dive site and why?

Favourite dive location is Palau – spectacular and varied sites, beautiful people.

What is the most memorable dive you have done, and why?

USS President Coolidge Nameplate dive – my deepest dive at 65m and longest dive time at 2 hours including deco.

What do you love about being a Dive Instructor?

Introducing people to nature underwater, and creating a sense of awe and respect for it.

Where can you see the sport of Scuba Diving heading in the future?

I think Rebreathers will become increasingly popular with more user friendly models coming out.

Visit me at: Bundaberg Aquascuba

My Gear Locker

As an AUP Instructor Team Member I recommend these items when diving!

Oceanic Zeo FDXi
Oceanic Octo Swiv Regulator
Pro Plus 3
Oceanic Pioneer Wetsuit