Allan Power Dive Tours
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Diving Staff


Allan Power (Mr President) Allan Power (Mr President)
An outstanding 15,000 dives on the President Coolidge is just part of the reason Allan has been inducted into the SCUBA Diving Hall of Fame. Allan is still active within the business and with this many dives, nobody has the depth of knowledge of the President Coolidge as has Allan. Join him after your dive to ask and listen - you will be facinated to share wonderful stories of the Coolidge.
Tony Lewis (General Manager) Tony Lewis (General Manager)
With over 20 years in the dive industry and a certified PADI/SSI Instructor, with TDI qualifications. Tony handles all administration including emails. If divers have any special needs, contact him prior to travelling to Santo.
Lionel (Richie) Jimmy Lionel (Richie) Jimmy
Lionel is our resident Instructor. A nephew of former long time guide Gary, Lionel has inherited all the charm and ability as an instructor and guide. He is fluent in English and French, with his beaming smile and his great personality he's a great asset to the team.
David Noel David Noel
David has been diving with us since he was a young man and cuts a fine figure above and below the water - his easy style reflects his Ni-Vanuatu & French heritage. Divemaster.
Yvonne Ritchie Yvonne Ritchie
Having dived the Coolidge since 1992, Yvonne is well known to regular visitors to Santo. Her diving background also covers many years of deep blue water wreck diving & cave diving. A Santo resident, Yvonne is also "Aunty" to the guides and is ever watchful for them. Divemaster.
Tim Ritchie Tim Ritchie
Tim has been diving since 1986 and first dived the Coolidge in 2002. Since that time he has explored most of the ship and mastered all of the favourite Coolidge dives. Divemaster.
Ian Moly Ian Moly
Ian is well known and highly regarded in the dive fraternity in Luganville. Divemaster
Paul Avock Paul Avock
Paul is a dedicated and hardworking team member. Rescue Diver
Douglas Petrick Douglas Petrick
Douglas has been guiding, as well as filling tanks for three years. A valuable part of the team and a guide that truly appreciates individual needs of guests.
Claud Wove Claud Wove
Claud is a great guide who has earned his stripes with determination and a keen understanding of the requirements of the guests.

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