MARINE CORPS NEWS

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Feb

2014

Base diving class teaches children confidence, mental strength

Cpl. Sarah Dietz, MARINE CORPS BASE HAWAII

Marine Corps Community Services is offering springboard diving lessons for children ages 7 through 13 who love to be in the water and are looking to advance beyond standard swim lessons at the base pool. The class is taught by teachers and coaches from USA Diving. The class teaches the children fundamentals of diving and occasionally competes




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Recon Marines earn DPD certification

Cpl. Brandon Suhr, MARINE CORPS BASE KANEOHE BAY, Hawaii

Marines with 3rd Reconnaissance Battalion are taking part in a certification course Jan. 13 – Feb. 3 at Marine Corps Base Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii, to allow them to operate diver propulsion devices as part of Exercise Sandfisher 2014. Sandfisher is an annual, bilateral amphibious reconnaissance and combat diving exercise between an international partner