To enroll in a PADI Open Water Diver course, you must be 10 years old or older. You need adequate swimming skills and need to be in good physical health. No prior experience with scuba diving is required.
The MDA 5-Star Club is for divers seeking adventure! It includes discounts at all MDA locations, preferred rates on rentals and air fills, special club rates on diving and discounts at our sponsor businesses all over Guam.
Meet MDA – Staff
Lee Webber, President
Diving since: Recreational certification in 1972. NAUI Instructor Trainer/Emeritus. Been diving over 45 years.
Favorite Guam dive sites: PATI Point & Double Reef
Favorite dive destinations: Palau, Yap & Bali
Dive tip: I dive with two computers (a primary and a backup). Also, always have a spare parts kit that includes a mask strap, fin strap, O-rings, mouthpiece, extra mask, toolkit and small light.
Dive motto: Motto: Have fun and
Chris Bangs, Buyer / PADI Dive Instructor
From: Yuma, Arizona
Diving since: 1985
Favorite Guam dive sites: Blue & White
Favorite dive destinations: Maldives
Dive tip: Slow down and look for the small stuff.
Dive motto: Any dive I don’t flood my camera on is a great dive
Hobbies other than diving: Photography, scuba diving equipment history
Wes Seleen, PADI Course Director
Diving since: 2006
Favorite Guam dive sites: Kitsugawa Maru
Favorite dive destinations: Philippines
Dive tip: Invest time in learning good buoyancy control. It saves air, increases dive time, and helps protect our reefs.
Hobbies other than diving: Sailing, robotics, 3dprinting, general tinkering.
Rachel Neuhaus, Retail ManagerDiving since: 1994
Favorite Guam dive sites: I love all the dive sites here. I find something to appreciate on all of Guam’s sites.
Favorite dive destinations: Palau
Dive tip: Slow down and look at the small stuff
Hobbies other than diving: Hiking, Kayaking, Photography, and Jeeps
Jack Miller, Rental-Repair Manager
Diving since: 2016
Instructing with MDA since July 2017
Favorite Guam dive sites: Any wreck dives
Favorite dive destinations: Truk Lagoon
Dive tip: Always use good dive practices! Be courteous to your fellow divers
Dive motto: Any day diving is better than a day working
Hobbies other than diving: Surfing, Golf, Hiking