Join Naas Sub-Aqua Club!!

by lwhelan on September 16, 2017

Naas Sub Aqua Club are now taking on new members!!

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No previous experience necessary as our beginners course will be starting soon and you can learn to dive and get world recognised scuba diving qualification.

We also welcome divers who already have dive qualifications and want to further their skills or just want to get plenty of great affordable safe diving in Ireland and abroad with a very active, well equipped dive club.

Our Try-a-Dive evenings are run over the next few months where you can try scuba diving in the comfort and safety of a swimming pool to see if you might like it.

For more information fill in the Naas SAC Application Form and we will e-mail you an information pack and/or book your Try-a-Dive!!

You can also get some information about Naas Sub-Aqua Club on the “About Us” page of this website.

Try-a-Dives are now coming to an end and our CMAS D* + D**  beginners course is about to start so do not delay, fill in and submit the application form today!

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2017 – 2018 Committee

by lwhelan on October 14, 2016

The new 2017 – 2018 Naas Sub-Aqua Club committee were elected at the AGM in Town House Hotel on Friday the 13th of October 2017

naas sub aqua3Naas Sub-Aqua Club E-mail: naassac@gmail.com 2017 – 2018 Committee 
  Chairperson    Liam Whelan  Liam Whelan(sw)
  Diving Officer

Alice O’ Sullivan

 Alice O'Sullivan (sw)
  Training Officer Shane Lillis Shane Lillis (sw)
  Equipment Officer  Bernard Kruger  Bernard Kruger(sw)
  Ass Equipment Officer

Paul Doyle

 
  Treasurer

Jonathan Dooley

 Jonathan Dooley (sw)
  Secretary

 Charlotte Mellon

 Charlotte Mellon (sw)
  Child Liaison Officer

 Kris Finley

 
  PRO

Eoin McGrath

 
  Ordinary Member

Patrick Cox

 

Committee Meeting Schedule 2017/2018

(Suggested schedule, dates may be changed)

1 Monday 23rd October 2017
2 Monday 4th December 2017
3 Monday 8th January 2018
4 Monday 26th February 2018
5 Monday 09th April 2018
6 Monday   21st May 2018
7 Monday 25th June 2018
8 Monday 20th August 2018
9 Monday 17th September 2018
10 Friday (AGM) 12th October 2018

Dive/Snorkel Log 2016/2017 Season

October 13, 2016

Dive/Snorkel Log 2016/2017 Season

Updated 8th October 2017 Dives/snorkels from October 14, 2016 No Date Venue Dives Snorkels 1   October 29, 2016   Killary Harbour 8   2   October 30, 2016   Killary Harbour 12   3   November 6, 2016   Hook Head, Wexford  4   4   January 1, 2017   Digby Bridge   16 5   January 8, 2017   Sandycove, Dun Laoghaire   13 6   January 15, 2017   Sandycove, Dun Laoghaire   15 7   January 22, […]
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Four New Leading Divers for Naas Sub-Aqua Club

September 13, 2016

Four New Leading Divers for Naas Sub-Aqua Club

Our four Leading Diver candidates, Alice O’Sullivan, Charlotte Mellon, Jonathan Dooley and Jonas Micevicius successfully completed their final exam in Baltimore over Saturday the 10th & Sunday the 11th of September 2016. Ten candidates from various CFT clubs around the country took part in the exam with all ten passing. The CMAS D*** is a well respected diving grade and great to have four more members of the Naas club with this qualification.
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Cork Wreck Weekend

August 19, 2016

Cork Wreck Weekend

The Crosshaven “Wreck Weekend” was on Saturday August 13 & Sunday August 14, 2016.  In 2014 this weekend was the highlight of the years diving and for many this year was no different. With ideal diving conditions we managed to dive the HMT Morococala + SS Sento on the Saturday and the HMT Clifton+ SS Aud on the Sunday. With 10m+ visibility it was a fantastic weekends wreck diving and a great opportunity to get some extended range diving on the wrecks of Cork harbour. […]
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August Bank Holiday Weekend – Killala, Co.Mayo

August 1, 2016

August Bank Holiday Weekend – Killala, Co.Mayo

August Bank holiday in Killala proved to be one of the best diving weekends this season for the Naas SAC members. Diving out of Lacken Pier left us in easy striking distance of both Dun Briste/Downpatrick Head and Killcummin Head which supplied some fantastic diving with 15 – 20m viz. Many thanks to Tanya Murphy who gave us plenty of information on all the top dive sites and great food from her restaurant, the Open Door on the Friday evening […]
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Diving Hook Head, St. Patrick’s Weekend 2016

March 21, 2016

Diving Hook Head, St. Patrick’s Weekend 2016

We enjoyed great diving over the St. Patrick’s weekends off Hook Head where we completed 57 x dives. Congratulations to Paul Doyle and John McKenna who completed their first 5 x CMAS Trainee dives with Naas Sub-Aqua Club. The decision to bring the boat proved to be a good one as sea conditions were not favourable for shore diving on Thursday or Friday and we were able to dive off Naas 4. The visibility improved all weekend and there was 5 […]
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Naas SAC members on CFT Executive

March 7, 2016

Naas SAC members on CFT Executive

Congratulations to Claire Kavanagh who was elected to the post as Scientific Officer on the Irish Underwater Council Executive at the 2016 AGM in Athlone with Alice O’Sullivan (Irish Underwater Council Secretary).
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Naas 4 RIB prepared for 2016 Dive Season

February 27, 2016

Naas 4 RIB prepared for 2016 Dive Season

The 2016 Leading Diver candidates Alice O’Sullivan (DO), Charlotte Mellon (Secretary), Jonathan Dooley (Treasurer) and Jonas Misevicius (Assistant EO) obviously didn’t over indulge at the Pub Quiz last night.  They were over in the club house working on Naas 4 trailer on Saturday morning, replacing  the trailer brakes and wheel bearings, ensuring it’s road worthy for the 2016 dive season. The boat and trailer travels some 4,000 miles by road every year to some of the best dive sites off […]
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Pub Quiz 2016

February 27, 2016

Pub Quiz 2016

It was a busy weekend for Naas Sub-Aqua Club with the Pub Quiz fund raiser taking place in the Ballymore Inn on Friday evening. Organiser Shane Lillis, PRO did Trojan work over the past few weeks, circulating raffle tickets, compiling quiz questions, acquiring prizes and finally acting as Quiz Master on the night. It was a great success both socially and financially for the club with the fund raisers realising over €1,600 for club funds. Many thanks to all club […]
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