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DRT Show & Charity Raffle Winners!

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It was a busy weekend at the DRT show in Manila for the gang from Ocean Dive Supply and Tech Asia. The show was visited by many people looking to check out and purchase new dive gear and to see what’s new in the Philippine diving industry.

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And the Lucky winner of the Tech Asia charity raffle is…Joan Jomai Mamangun Zerrudo!


tech asia drt charity raffle winners

Never saw a couple so happy to have won something (and for the money to have gone to such a good cause). Halcyon and Tech Asia put up a unique Limited Edition Titanium Infinity BCD System as a special prize.

All proceeds will go to Pasay Pups, which is a volunteer organization dedicated to caring for the animals, and the children living in poverty in the Sarhento Mariano public cemetery in Pasay City.

Please take a moment to look at visit their Facebook page to learn a little more.

What has been happening at Asia Divers?


snorkeling in puerto galera
Fiona, Rosie and Heather have been taking advantage of the sunshine and stunning shallow reefs, enjoying the snorkeling areas in Puerto Galera.


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Cameron, Rick and Pete just about to head off for a night dive and looking for all those weird and wonderful creatures

Check out PADI’s latest blog, The Amazing Marine Life of the Philippines.

PADI blog

It tells you about many of the great places to dive throughout the Philippines and of course information on the wonderful marine life in Puerto Galera. Read the blog on the PADI site.

Shanghai American School at Asia Divers

Have a look at this very nice video from the Shanghai American School who we’re with us last March. We’re excited that they’ll be joining us again next march as well. Bring your school group to Puerto Galera for a Fun, Educational and Exciting Adventure. The world is your classroom! Learning can, and should happen everywhere. We have over 23 years of experience with hosting school groups!

Our professionalism and enthusiasm with these groups has made us a leader in this area. Programs include diving, sailing, activities, community service and sightseeing. We’re already looking forward to their next visit in March 2020!


PADI E-IDC update

Our scooter gang assembled for a fun dive along reefs and wrecks. Matt did his DPV Specialty Instructor Training with Sabine – so he can teach this fun course, while for Cody it was his very first time scootering about. Big smiles as he enjoyed it a lot!!

DPV diving in Puerto Galera at Asia Divers


With many ‘Matt’s around, one could get confused B) – Our “Tall Matt’, Matt Hutchinson, has started his IDC with us and in the meantime already completed his EFR Instructor rating in the first 2 days. Congratulations! He can now teach the EFR Primary, Secondary, Care for Children and AED & CPR courses. More IDC updates to come…

PADI EFR instructor course asia divers


Join us next week for more news from Asia Divers and El Galleon Dive Resort

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DRT Diveshow 2019 & Tech Asia Charity Raffle – Win a Limited Edition Titanium Infinity BCD System

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It’s time for the DRT Dive Show in the Philippines next weekend at Megamall in Ortigas during September 6-8. Opening hours: Friday 11am-8pm, Saturday 11am-8pm and Sunday 11am-6pm. Cressi and Ocean Dive Supply Philippines will show you a wide range of the latest equipment together with some old favorites at our booth # C106. Dave Ross from Tech Asia will be right next to us as well. Hope to see you there during one of the 3 days.

Ocean Dive Supply

Tech Asia and Halcyon Dive Systems Charity Raffle

Want a chance to win something special and contribute to a worthwhile cause at the same time? Halcyon and Tech Asia are putting up a unique Limited Edition Titanium Infinity BCD System as a special prize on their booth at the DRT Philippines show this weekend, Sept 6th-8th.

tech asia charity raffle

All proceeds will go to Pasay Pups, which is a volunteer organization dedicated to caring for the animals, and the children living in poverty in the Sarhento Mariano public cemetery in Pasay City. Please take a moment to look at https://www.facebook.com/PasayPupsPhilippines/ to learn a little more.


Pasay Pups charity raffle

If you chose to support this initiative, and have a preference, please do tell us if you’d like your donation to go to the Pasay Pups Kids Program, or specifically towards animal care, and we will see that it happens. We look forward to seeing you there…. https://www.facebook.com/DRTShowPH/


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September Off-Season Special!

There is still time to get over here for our Off-Season Specials happening throughout September. Contact us directly for information on a fantastic one week package which includes accommodation, diving, meals and transfers for $1,115.00 USD per person (twin share).

Thanks to Beth Watson for another lovely photo of Verde Island. You can see more of Beth’s images at:

Website: www.bethwatsonimages.com  |  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BethWatsonImages/  |  Instagram: @bethwatsonimages

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What’s been happening at El Galleon Dive Resort & Asia Divers

El Galleon Dive Resort guests

It was wonderful to have Graham Willis from Frog Dive, Sydney back with us again. This time he brought along Warren Andrews and Matthew Kempton to let them see what all the fuss is about in Puerto Galera.


Matt and Cody guests

After a three week trip with lots of great adventures in the UK, Matt and Cody are happy to have a holiday from their holiday…


Diving on the Alma Jane in Puerto Galera

Zhaolong Hu from Nanjing China is super excited to get “wrecked” on Alma Jane.


That’s all for this week from Asia Divers and El Galleon Dive Resort, hope to see you soon!

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