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NUSA LEMBONGAN IDC !!!!!

Nusa Lembongan IDCThe beach that greets arrival to your Nusa Lembongan IDC

 

Wow!!! Where do I start??

 After a bit of a trip to Bali, it was first time to chill a bit and say hello to some friends at Gili Air which I was planning for a while already. Thanks to Sander, Joerie and Viola at Ocean 5.

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On the way to the Nusa Lembongan IDC

A very nice place to relax and it reminded me a bit of Koh Tao but more quiet.

No bikes, just bicycle and horse and wagon…just amazing!!!!

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Indonesia isalnd life

 

Like Mark normally tells me normally after a 1 day holiday

Back to work!!

So the first ferry to my next adventure, my first time Lembongan!

 Arrive at the island and off to Two Fish Divers.

Great welcome by HANNI who brought me to my room and I settle in a bit…I thought! Thanks Marie!

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accomodation on the Nusa Lembongan IDC

 

But there was Kipp as well, so we needed some time to catch up.

For the people who know Kipp….. YES it’s still Kipp hahahaha.

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Catching up with old friends on the nusa Lembongan IDC

Next day meeting all candidates from all over the world.

Let me introduce you.

·        An-Shi from Switzerland or should I say Koh Tao?

·        Tom from Germany

·        Chris from UK

·        Podge form Ireland or should I say from Koh Tao?

·        Andreas for Germany

·        Marina form spain

·        Bo from China

And my great great help and staff instructor

Restuning Sandini.

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A great group of international divers on the Nusa Lembongan IDC

We started the IDC with a bit of introduction and than it’s exam time.

Then at night going to say hello to Bas and Kim and having my missed

“Broodje kroket “

 

After openwater presentations and knowledge development it was time for me to experience something I didn’t believed in.

 

 

MANTAS!!!!!!

As we were able to do the specs during the IDC for a bit of a break we went for Manta point and YES they exist!!!!!

Thanks to Restuning and An-shi, I finally saw my first Manta’s and I was amazing

Than drifting like no tomorrow at Mangrove.

 

Nusa Lembongan IDC Manta Ray
Manta Rays on the Nusa Lembongan IDC

 

Just amazing!!!!

 

Now three more days till the IE but with the scores the group had so far its gone be a walk in the park

 

 

ERFI!!!

  Well classroom done in the morning so now its time to be playing around in the pool.

 

Oxygen Provider:

How is should not be done !

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Oxygen provider going wrong.on the Nusa Lembongan IDC

And how it should be done!

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That's better on the Nusa Lembongan IDC

Rescue skills!

And what to do with a drowing baby again or what not to do

 

 

 Almost there!!!

Tomorrow we will be doing the last Openwater presentations

And some wreck training after. Than I can say that we are done and ready to

 

ROCK ‘n’ ROLL

Everybody is more than ready and prepared!

It’s just two more days and than we obviously have to start making a plan for the IE party…. And yes Podge there will be GIN.

 

It was a pleasure to have been working with you guys for the last 2 weeks and for sure we will meet again somewhere, some how anywhere in the world

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Good luck on the exam after such a great Nusa Lembongan IDC

 

Enjoy the world of being a

 

Padi Instructor!!!!!! 

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