Save on the Suunto Vyper Novo

When it is time to dive to the next level, the Suunto Vyper Novo is the perfect solution. The solid design is Nitrox-capable and packed with advanced features such as optional wireless air integration, digital compass, and gas switching. You will love the easy-to-read backlit display, enlarged matrix screen and excellent contrast.

And now through August 31st, 2017 (or while supplies last), you can save 30% on the Vyper Novo! That means over $200 off the regular price of $729.95. Don’t miss this great deal on an excellent dive computer!

Save 30% on the Vyper Novo

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Happy Hour: ANXO (Take 2) - August 8, 2017

We’re trying again! Our August happy hour will be at the local Spanish watering hole ANXO! Come join us as we drink refreshing cider and to meet new friends, reconnect with old ones, and talk about upcoming or recent diving adventures!

When: Tuesday, August 8, 2017 starting at 6:30 PM

Where: ANXO (Truxton Circle 300 Florida Ave NW)

RSVP on Facebook or via email.

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Seminar: Regs, BCDs and computers...oh my! - August 16, 2017

Thinking about buying a regulator, BCD or computer but you’re not sure where to start? Octo vs. safe second, back-inflate vs. jacket, wrist vs. console…there are so many options now! Whether you’re picking out your first set-up or you’re ready to replace your old one, this is a great opportunity to learn about key features and the latest advancements for these essential pieces of equipment.

When: Wednesday, August 16; 7:00 PM

Where: Blue Planet shop

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Seminar: Building your Save-a-Dive Kit - July 26, 2017

Are you ready for you next dive adventure?
• C-card and logbook? — Check!
• Mask, fins, snorkel? — Check!
• Save-a-dive kit? — Say what???

Being prepared isn’t just for scouts. At this Blue Planet seminar, hear from our instructors about the tools and training they never leave home without in order to make sure their next dive goes off without a hitch. Whether you’re headed to a far-flung destination or diving at a local scuba park, you’ll learn what you need to make sure you’re not left on dry land due to the unexpected! RSVP below.

WHEN: Wednesday, July 26; 7:00 PM

WHERE: Blue Planet shop

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Live the Dream & Go Pro! - Thursday, July 20, 2017

Ready to live the dream? Want to learn more about what it means to be a dive pro? Come join us on Thursday — regardless of your current certification level — at this special event!

Plus don’t miss out on some amazing deals on course packages! But you must attend the event to take advantage of these.

Love scuba diving? Want to share it with others on a whole new level? Are you ready to “go pro” and join the ranks of professional scuba divers?

Join us for this informal meeting to learn more about all levels of PADI professional certifications, including Divemaster, Assistant Instructor, Open Water Scuba Instructor and beyond. PADI Course Director Derek Freres will be here to answer all of your questions.

When: Thursday, July 20, 2017 starting at 7:00 PM

Where: Blue Planet shop

RSVP: via email, on Facebook, or give us a call — 202-527-9419.

Photo by: Derek Freres

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PADI Women's Dive Day - July 15, 2017

Dive Against Debris + Ladies’ Day Out in Annapolis

Andrea with studentAlthough pretty much every day is Women’s Dive Day here at Blue Planet, we’re joining divers all over the world to celebrate women in diving! This year we’re hosting a Dive Against Debris followed by a day touring around beautiful Annapolis.

Dive Against Debris

Join us early Saturday morning at Sandy Point State Park for a Dive Against Debris. You can earn a PADI Specialty while helping keep the Chesapeake Bay clean. Please register in advance so we can share the appropriate information with you.

Ladies’ Day out in Annapolis

Once we’re done with the cleanup, we will head into Annapolis for brunch and tour around the city. Details coming soon!

Send us an email to let us know you’re interested. Space is limited, so don’t wait!

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Seminar: Are you fit to dive? - June 28, 2017

According to PADI statistics, a leading cause of dive fatalities for divers over the age of 50 is cardiovascular disease — often undiagnosed. How can older divers better protect their health and enjoy recreational scuba diving well into their golden years? Blue Planet will explore healthy lifestyle recommendations for divers of all ages, especially good cardiovascular health, exercise, and nutrition. RSVP below!

WHEN: Wednesday, June 28; 7:00 PM

WHERE: Blue Planet shop

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Happy Hour: Under Pressure! - June 20, 2017

Ever wonder exactly what happens to our bodies at depth? Dr. Stephen Fischer is an Undersea Medical Officer and a Naval Flight Surgeon at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. He’ll discuss depth restrictions, environmental considerations, barotrauma, DCI and treatments, and be available for all your questions!

When: Tuesday, June 20, 2017 starting at 6:30 PM

Where: Rosemary’s Thyme Bistro (1801 18th Street NW)

RSVP on Facebook or via email.

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Happy Hour: World Turtle Day Fundraiser - May 23, 2017

May 23 is World Turtle Day! And we couldn’t think of a better way to celebrate than to get together with our dive buddies and raise a glass. And some money! Join us for happy hour at Buffalo Billiards and make a donation to a nonprofit protecting turtles (some of our favorite critters, for obvious reasons…have you seen our logo??).

SeaLife DC1400 Pro DuoWe’ll be raffling off a SeaLife DC1400 Pro Duo set which includes a camera,underwater housing, strobe, video light and tray. And don’t forget to wear your favorite turtle-themed clothing or accessories!

When: Tuesday, May 23, 2017 starting at 6:30 PM

Where: Buffalo Billiards (1330 19th St NW, Washington, DC 20036)

RSVP on Facebook or via email.

 

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