Richard Bowers - Club Chairman, Website Officer and Coach
Richard first tried diving at the age of ten, but since it was really scuba diving that he wanted to do, it was put aside for other activities.
Roll around early 2001, and with a new job near Parkside and the availability of the adult lessons, he returned to the sport. Since then he has joined the Masters squad and dived for the club at the regular GDBF Masters events since summer 2003.
He obtained his ASA assistant coaches' qualification in autumn 2003, followed by the full coaches' qualification in summer 2006.
Richard is the current club chairmain and is also responsible for this club website. He can be contacted at .