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lance McKirdy


Operator of Descend Dive Milford Sound & Distributor of Scuba Force - Australia & New Zealand.


SF2 Rebreather Instructor – CCR Trimix diver, PADI and SDI / TDI Instructor. Skipper.


Began diving at age 14 in the Moeraki / North Otago area, 3500 + professional dives since becoming an Instructor in 2007 following two seasons of a professional development internship with Go Dive Marlborough and having the Mikhail Lermontov wreck as a training ground.


Unofficial record holder / claim to fame for the guiding the fastest drift diving in the world ( 6km in 22 min – Upper Clutha River ).


Keen supporter of Marine Reserve development and Exploration focused diving practices.


Diving goals include crossing an entire Fiord in one dive, getting deeper with even more essential kit, meeting Aliens underwater and using diving as a wonderful path for personal self-development.

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