By Rich Synowiec - PADI Course Director
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DiverSync Netcast is a podcast for scuba diving enthusiasts and anyone else interested in the underwater world. Listen each week as your host, Rich Synowiec, a Scuba Professional and twenty+ year veteran of the dive industry, talks about scuba diving, the diving industry and the underwater world. Each week Rich discusses scuba topics, travel, local adventures and things going on in the diving industry. He talks about his business, family and dives he has done. There will be guests on the show as well from time to time. DiverSync is recorded each week. Come listen and get excited about scuba diving, wherever you may be from. For over 7 years of archives visit www.diversync.com and download or listen there.
||CleanFortune Pond Tec 50, Rebreather training, podcast from my car||Season 8 Episode - For the sake of saving time Rich does his podcast about recent dives in Fortune Pond for the Tec 50 class. He also talks about his dives in the quarry with rebreather divers.||11/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanStorms of November, Tec 50, Tec 40CCR Halloween||Season 8 Episode 44 - Rich talks about spinning up to DEMA. He also talks about the upcoming tec 50 training and the training he has been doing with rebreathers. Rich talks about the show, the storms of November show he attended this evening.||11/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPrism 2 training, 2400 year old shipwreck, River Diving season||Season 8 Episode 43 - Rich talks about his upcoming Prism 2 course. He also talks about his upcoming schedule of trips for 2019. He discusses an article about Oldest intact shipwreck recently found in the Black Sea.||10/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLongest Running IDC, Supporting Local Dive Centers||Season 8 Episode 42 - Rich is fired up about some stuff people posted hammering on Local dive shops. He also talks about diving this week, catching up and making cool things happen. He also talks about the end of his longest running IDC.||10/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUnderwater Pumpkins, Night diving and Richard Roost Jr.||Season 8 Episode 41 - Rich talks about Underwater Pumpkin Carving. Gives a shout out to an old mentor long gone. Talks about his week of diving with public safety divers and their courses and the task of getting his shops in order.||10/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGood Instructor vs Great Instructor||Season 8 Episode 40 - Rich talks about his past week teaching the PADI IDC and some of the things that were discussed there. He also talks about some of the articles that were posted on the DiverSync Facebook page.||10/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNuclear Missile Silo Diving, IDC, Deep diving||Season 8 Episode 39 - Rich chats about the awesomeness that was the missile silo dive last weekend, a busy week diving and the fun he has with his Job. Rich also chats about the fun he has had in diving this week and the struggles of running a busines..||9/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIDC, Online Trolls, Open Water, Silo trip coming up!||Season 8 Episode 38 - Rich had a busy week teaching and entertaining and making things happen for his shop. He talks about Internet trolls in relation to an experience he had this week. Rich also talks about how a different IDC can take a good instr||9/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRich’s Birthday, Standards Discussion, Tec 45 update, family interruptions||Season 8, Episode 37 - Rich starts this podcast on his birthday and in the middle of it gets interrupted by house guests arriving early. Finishing it the next day, Rich talks more about how people interpret standards in a way that may be detrimental .||9/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWinner announced FDC and Busy week!||Season 8 Episode 36 - Rich announces the winner of the Fat Diver Challenge! He also talks about the weekend of diving, planning for 2019 and more about diving!||9/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGas Planning, Fat Diver Challenge Ends||Season 8 Episode 35 - Rich talks about the end of this round of the Fat Diver Challenge. It seems that sharks don't kill divers, cheeseburgers do, so we need to start taking better care of ourselves. Rich also talks about how we should continue t||8/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhen things go wrong, go to Plan B – Diving Presque Isle and the Straits of Mackinac||Season 8 Episode 34 - Rich went for a five day expedition to the upper/lower Penninsula of Michigan to technical dive on the shipwrecks of Presque Isle and then to continue on to Dive the shipwrecks of Alpena.||8/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanZombie Apocalypse Diver Course and more Diving!||Season 8 Episode 33 - Rich talks about the Zombie Apocalypse course and how cool it was. Rich also chats a bit about what he is planning for next week and the diving in the Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary.||8/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 400, Straits of Mackinac, Product Review, Zombie Apocalypse||Season 8 Episode 32 - Rich adds some things about Isle Royale and then chats up his most recent adventure to the Straits of Mackinac. Rich also talks about the upcoming Zombie Apocalypse course and chats about a new product, the Garmin inReach Mini.||8/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Challenge Begins, Finding lost stuff, Isle Royale||Season 8, Episode 31 - Rich is back from Isle Royale and today marks the start of the Fat Diver Challenge. Rich talks about the challenge and how to participate as well as the new boat in Isle Royale, he chats about his upcoming schedule of events a||8/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPodcast off the Grid from Windigo Harbor Isle Royale, Shipwreck diving||Season 8, Episode 30 - Rich is off the grid on a liveaboard in one of the most remote places on the Great Lakes, shipwreck diving and enjoying life. This podcast was recorded sitting at a picnic table in Windigo Harbor on the Western end of the Islan.||7/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWomen’s Dive Day, Normalisation of Deviance, Prepping for Isle Royal National Park||Season 8 Episode 29 - Rich spent last weekend at White Star Quarry participating in the Women's Dive Day Fundraiser benefiting the Women Divers Hall of Fame Scholarship fund! He talked a lot about packing for Isle Royale and getting the dive shop rea.||7/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBack from Munising, Fat Diver Challenge, Women’s Dive Day Prep||Season 8 Episode 28 - Back from Munising, Rich talks about a busy week of diving, not diving, prepping and training new staff. He also chats about the upcoming fundraiser for Women's Dive Day!||7/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFourth of July, Diving with your kids, motivation to become healthier||Season 8 Episode 27 - Rich spends some time talking about his busy weekend and the fun he had diving with children on the Fourth of July. Rich also talks about watching the fireworks from the deck of a 100+ year old Great Lakes Freighter with his fam.||7/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Ferries, My PADI Club and Rough Weather Diving||Season 8 Episode 26 - Rich talks about the diving he did this weekend on a "Unicorn" The wrecks of the McPhail and the Curran are two ferries that sank together in Lake Huron near the Thumb of Michigan. Rich also talks about the choices we have to m||6/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPensacola, Florida and the TEC60CCR Instructor course for the Hollis PRISM2||Season 8 Episode 25 - Rich talks about his past week in Pensacola Florida diving the wreck of the Aircraft Carrier Oriskany and the Vortex Springs as he worked to become a PADI TEC60CCR Instructor on the Hollis Prism2.||6/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanOut of Necessity – Podcast from my truck about this awesome Week of Diving!||Season 8 Episode 24 - Rich has crappy time management skills this week so he does this podcast from his truck heading southbound to his PADI Tec60 CCR Instructor course.||6/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWelcome to the Not-So-Glamorous side of Diving!||Season 8 Episode 23 - Rich talks about the not so glamorous side of business ownership, when the process becomes more like "a job." Rich also talks about the changes that happen and go alone with breaking in new captains with new charter boats.||6/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMeg Ledge North Carolina Trip and a discussion of watches||Season 8 Episode 22 - Rich talks about his trip to Meg Ledge and the surrounding area in North Carolina, talks about the surprise trip to the mountains afterwards and the week he has had. Rich finishes up with a comparison of the new Teric Dive comput..||5/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRiver Diving Presentation at Patriot Dive Center, Wilmington North Carolina||Season 8 Episode 21 - Rich records on the road and talks a little about the trip but spends most of the time with a presentation that he recorded a presentation about river diving to the customers of Patriot Dive Center in Wilmington, North Carolina.||5/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPADI Instructor Development – Busy Week at Divers Incorporated||Season 8 Episode 20 - Rich spent the early morning on the podcast talking about his week of PADI Instructor Development, The PADI Rescue Diver Course, and his Prism2 Rebreather course this weekend. An informative,||5/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Awesome SCUBA Podcast
I am always searching on the internet for SCUBA information and shows. Many of the shows are cancelled and not current.
Rich is here every week without fail. many times divers become disconnected with their local shop and dive biddies.
Rich helps many bridge the gap and stay interested and in touch with diving. Rich gives great commentary about his dives, gear and instruction.
I look forward to listening every week to get my SCUBA fix. Joining in on the live chat and show is a great bonus as well!
Download past episodes and listen in. You won't be disappointede
By Scuba Jim. This is by far one of the best podcast out there for not only new divers but divers of all levels of experience. Rich takes the time to give you all that he knows about equipment, diving skills, and training. He bends over backwards to try and make sure you have the opportunity to get everything you want out of this wonderful sport. Recently I went back to a podcast from season 1 episode 25 in which he talks about supporting your LDS. Now I understand. Thanks Rich
Best Dive Podcast on Itunes
Great podcast. It is very entertaining and gives you the opportunity to learn something about diving. Keep it up.