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Meet the Team

Hollis
Hollis is from North Carolina, where she learned how to dive when she was 12 years old. "I am lucky enough to have found this paradise where i can share my farorite thing! the world that lies underneath the water." She has tought all around the globe and this is one of the most beatiful and healtiest reefs she has ever seen! - lets bubble

Claudia
Claudia is from Switzerland and spend her last year in the Maladies before we found her and asked her to come over to Rarotonga. 

Oscar
Oscar came to us last year to do his dive master internship. His background is ocean sience but now he loves to be a divemaster and extended his stay in rarotonga to get more experience -  he is now soon off to indonesia to do his Instructor - all the very best oscar we will miss you but see you soon again!

Patch the mascot
Patch, our mascot, is the most adored one here in our shop. He adopted us in 2007 as a puppy and since then he is a big part of our team and everyone loves him. He is in charge to keep an eye at the shop but most of the time he is sleeping, playing, eating bananas or having a "drink" after work. He has his own photo gallery.

Sabine
Sabine, from Germany, is a qualified Padi Divemaster and as owner of The Dive Centre she runs the office. In her former life she worked in the film industry in Germany and her passion is underwater photography and marine conservation/education. Her life changed in 2003, when she learned to dive in Mexico, while on holiday, where she met her partner, Sascha.

Sascha
Sascha, also from Germany, has been diving since 1995. As owner he is senior instructor and in charge of the diving & maintenance part of their business. He was a shop designer before becoming an instructor in Mexico. After they lived there for two years they traveled to many countries until they found their home in Rarotonga, Cook Islands. He loves his collection of old glass bottles (all found here in the water).


 

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