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wreckless1
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wreckless1

Solo Diver, from Chicago, IL

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  • About

    Location:
    Chicago, IL
    Occupation:
    Linux Systems Administrator
    Gender:
    Male
    Certification Agencies:
    PADI, TDI
    Dive History:
    I've dived in SE Florida (Key Largo mostly but also Ft. Lauderdale and Miami; Marathon), the Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary off the coast of Texas; Lake Michigan, Haigh Quarry and Pearl Lake in Illinois; Wazee Lake in Wisconsin.

    70 dives
    15 dives below 60 feet
    3 dives below 100 feet
    Certification History:
    PADI Open Water - 12/2008
    PADI Advanced Open Water - 03/3009
    PADI Nitrox - 03/3009
    PADI Drysuit - 05/2009
    TDI Intro to Tech - 07/2009
    Certification Level:
    AOW / Intro to Tech
    # of Logged Dives:
    50 - 99
    Dive Classification:
    Experienced Diver
    Years Certified:
    One Year
    Dive Equipment:
    Halcyon harness w/ 6 lb. steel backplate, single-tank adapter & Eclipse 40 wing.
    Dive Rite zipper pocket.
    Dive Rite RG1208 1st Stage / RG2010 2nd Stage regulators w/ Ice kit
    Mares Prestige regulator (great warm-water rec reg IMHO).
    Mares Nemo Wide computer.
    Bare Elastek 7mm full suit and step-through hooded vest.
    O'Neil 3mm shorty.
    Dive Rite Power fins.
    Cressi mask. / Dive Rite backup mask.
    Catalina AL40 pony; HP120, HP100 steel cylinders.
    A really crappy compass.
    Rebreather Experience:
    I discovered diving in December 2008 when I desperately needed to add some excitement to my life. It has surpassed my expectations and I am hooked!

    I live in Chicago but like getting away whenever I can. I do look forward to a lot of freshwater diving here in the area and would love to explore the wrecks of the Great Lakes.

    I try to follow DIR/GUE praxis and would like to meet like-minded divers for training or just diving, but I admit that I have some serious work ahead of me to get ready for any actual technical diving courses.