Dive Pirates supports, trains, equips and provides dive travel to individuals with disabilities through Adaptive Scuba Diving.

DEMA Show 2019

ORLANDO, FL

Nov 13-16, 2019

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WESTIN GALLERIA, HOUSTON

FEB 15, 2020

Cayman Brac Palm trees infront of sea

CAYMAN BRAC

JUN 13-20, 2020

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Pirate Spotlight

Shawn Unruh

  Lance Corporal Shawn was a marine in the Gulf War but had to retire after his inury in a one car accident in 1995.  Shawn and his wife attended the 2006 trip to the Bahamas and has continued diving with Dive Pirates both in 2007 and 2008  

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DIVE PIRATES: OUR MISSION

 Based on camaraderie, compassion, freedom to dive and the Code of Conduct, Dive Pirates will support, train, equip and provide dive travel to individuals with disabilities through Adaptive Scuba Diving.

DIVE PIRATES: OUR VISION

 The Dive Pirates Foundation will create a community of disabled divers that will dive and travel in the mainstream world of scuba diving through education and overcoming obstacles.

"Traditionally, pirate crews would take care of injured crew members by making them peg legs, hooks, eye patches, etc.

Disabled crew members were not banished from the ship, but were given new tasks that they could perform for a cut of the booty!"

Dive Pirates gets Platinum

We are proud to have been awarded the GuideStar Platinum Participant level.  This demonstrates our ongoing commitment to nonprofit transparency and accountability whilst we focus on providing life changing experiences for our adaptive divers.

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