Welcome to Cambsac's website

We are an active friendly BSAC registered diving club based in Cambridge with around 63 members. We organise dive trips every year to various locations around the UK and abroad and also regularly dive the North Norfolk coast from our two club boats. We also have our own compressor with free air fills available to members (Not commercial diving club)

We offer BSAC training to our members from Ocean Diver to Advanced Diver using our own team of volunteer instructors. We also regularly run Skill Development Courses throughout the year

We welcome divers from any recognised diving organisations (PADI, SSI, CMAS etc) at all level of qualification. If you’re not originally BSAC trained there is a straightforward induction process which recognises your qualifications and allows you to start diving with us immediately in most cases. To find out more, please have a look at our contact us page and ask.
Coming Events tipFind all our events are in our Calendar.

We meet at Chesterton Sports Center Pool from 19:30pm every Thursday then on to the NCI Sports and Social Club, Holland Street, Cambridge, CB4 3DL from 9:30pm, It is second left off Victoria Road going up from Staples, NCI is on the right, Get drinks from the main bar on the right as you go in and then go into the ballroom which is straight on from the main entrance. A map can be found here If you're interested in joining the club the NCI is probably the best place to come for a chat.

5 very good reasons to join us

  1. Regular diving trips using our two club boats
  2. Free weekly pool use
  3. Free air fills with our club compressor and reasonably priced Nitrox
  4. In-house training with our friendly instructors
  5. Weekly social gatherings


Training courses, depending on demand and availability of instructors, are run within our branch all year long, check our Courses page.

Ocean Diver (The BSAC's entry level course) runs on demand. We have several people at various stages on this course please contact the training officer if interested or pop along to the NCI for a chat

Sport Diver Several people at various stages of this course please contact the training officer if interested

Dive Leader Get in contact if interested.

Dive Trips 2020

26th July 2020 Diving trip to Shetland on MV Valhalla, one week, please contact Luke P. for more details.

Dive Trips 2019

July 2019 Trip to Oban last week of July, please contact Luke

30th August to 6th September 2019 Red Sea liveaboard diving trip; See Tim Cook for more details

Dive Trips 2018

7th December 2018 Christmas dinner, food to be decided

6th December 2018 Try dives in the pool

29th November 2018 Scouts try dive

22nd November 2018 Scouts try dive

18th November 2018 Stoney cove dive meet at 10:00 am

14th October 2018 Stoney cove 10:30, contact Nick

15th and 16th September 2018 Weymouth diving (For details please contact Phil C.)

10th September 2018 Committee meeting at NCI at 20:00

1st September 2018 Sea Palling diving

5th August 2018 Sea Palling diving

30th July 2018 Committee meeting at NCI at 20:00

7th and 8th July 2018 Sea Palling camping and diving

6th July 2018 Sea Palling diving (07:30 for 08:30 launch)

18th June 2018 Committee meeting at the NCI at 20:00

10th June 2018 Diving trip to Scillies, one week, please contact Nick A. for more details.

1st June 2018 Gildenburgh Water meet at 10:00 & 19:30

25th May 2018 Gildenburgh Water meet at 13:30

25th May 2018 Stoney Cove meet 10:00

5th May 2018 Falmouth trip, diving Sunday through Friday. For more details contact Nick A.

30th April 2018 Committee meeting at the NCI at 20:00

29th April 2018 Stoney Cove meet 10:30

27th April 2018 Stoney Cove meet at 9:30

22nd February 2018 Clubs AGM at the NCI at 20:00.

24th February 2018 Stoney Cove diving

Dive Trips 2017

30th December 2017 Stoney Cove dive

8th December 2017 Curry Night at the NCI

7th December 2017 Girl Guides try dive

2nd November 2017 Scouts try dive

27th October 2017 Night dive with Dave S.

15th October 2017 Stoney Cove dive

1st October 2017 Stoney Cove dive

26th August to 2nd September 2017 Scapa Flow diving trip with MV-Valkyrie (mv-valkyrie.co.uk). Feedback on Scapa trip - see attachments below!

31st August 2017 Film night at NCI

24th August 2017 Quiz night at NCI

23rd July to 17th September 2017 Chesterton pool will be closed for refurbishment.

17th August 2017 Dive Gear Jumble sale at NCI starts 20:00

13th August 2017 Sea Palling dive

9th July 2017 Sea Palling diving

1st July 2017 Weymouth trip. Any interest email Phil C. for more details.

18th June 2017 Sea Palling diving

16th June 2017 to 18th June 2017 North Berwick dive trip. Any interest please contact Dave S

8th June 2017 Girl Guides try dive

27th May 2017 Stoney Cove Dive

12th May 2017 There is a plan to go to Plymouth. One week dive trip. Please let Dave know if you are interested.

30th April 2017 Stoney Cove dive

27th April 2017 Dive Gear Jumble sale at NCI

15th April 2017 Gildenburgh training day

25th March 2017 Gildenburgh training day

20th March 2017 Stoney Cove dive

4th March 2017 Stoney Cove dive

26th February 2017 Stoney Cove dive

21st January 2017 Stoney Cove dive

19th and 26th January 2017 Try dive for Scouts

Dive Trips 2016

16th December 2016 Curry night. Buy your ticket ASAP please!

8th and 15th December 2016 Try dive for Scouts

19th November 2016 Stoney Cove dive

17th November 2016 Try dive for Scouts

5th November 2016 Dive at Gildy, please contact Dave S.

28th October 2016 Night dive at Gildy.

1st October 20116 Sea Palling diving.

28th September 2016 talk on diving in Fiji in NCI at 20:00 by Carol L.

17th September 2016 to 24th September 2016 Diving trip to Scilly isles. Names to Nick A. Trip is now full but you can add your name to the reserve list. Great beer, great diving, great company, great location but very windy. Fingers cross for the good weather in two years time.

14th August 2016 Sea Palling dive

9th or 10th July 2016 Possible trip to Gildy please contact Nick A

3rd July 2016 Stoney Cove Dive

25/26th June 2016 At last the weather is favourable for Sea Palling diving; three good dives this weekend with decent (5-6m) viz on the Londoner (24m), Whintown (32m) and Artemisia (24m)

9th May 2016 to 13th May 2016 Trip to Swanage, please contact Ian T. for more details

20th March 2016 Dive at Stoney Cove

17th March 2016 Scouts try dive

10th March 2016 Scouts try dive

28th February 2016 Dive at Stoney Cove

25th February 2016 Scouts try dives

24th February 2016 Dive at Stoney Cove

18th February 2016 AGM 8pm @ NCI - No pool tonight. Please prepare your reports.

6th or 7th February 2016 Dive at Stoney Cove contact Luke

1st February 2016 Cuba diving trip, 8 and 10 day trip has been organised, places still available

23rd January 2016 Dive at Stoney Cove contact Nick A

3rd January 2016 Dive at Stoney Cove contact Nick A

Latest News 2016

Jan - Enjoy Cuba!

Jan - Chunderbird went to be re-tubed. Watch this space for pictures!

Old news can be found here OldNews

Latest pictures

Can be found on Flickr

or via our gallery for more.

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