claudia coolen

claudia coolen

Belgium -

Scuba Points: 20
Dive Instructor

I started diving in the North Sea in europe and became a divemaster in Australie at ningaloo reef. I worked in the diving buissnes for more then 10 years and became an instructor in 2001. I worked mainly in the red sea as a guide and instructor, and during 2 years i worked as an underwater videographer. The last 3 years i worked in Spain doing a lot of DSD's wich i realy enjoy doing ! i love to travel and live in remote places and to meet many new poeple! During 2 years i worked as an underwater videographer. I love teaching and guiding and everything about working in a team .

My Dive Sites

    Manta

    Lankan Manta Point North Male Atoll, Maldives

    Lankan or Manta point is one of the most exciting dive sites in Maldives. It consists on three cleaning stations (or four) for mantas. It is almost sure to find the big guys here.The most important part is to stay away of the cleaning stations (the base of the rocks). If a diver stands there, the…
    SS Thistlegorm

    S.S. Thistlegorm Gubal Strait, Egypt

    The Thistlegorm was built in 1940 as a merchant vessel being 126m long and 17.5m wide. It was commandeered by the navy during the World War II. It sunk in 1941 (6th October) by long range bombers from German occupied Crete. Sunk in the same way as the 'Rosalie Moller' - just 48 hours and a few miles…

My Activity

  • claudia
    claudia commented Lankan Manta Point
    Lankan manta point...if you love manta rays this is a place you have to go...these beautifull creatures will swim above and in front of you,look you in the eyes and you can see right into their body when they are feeding mouths right open...it is a&hellip5 years ago
  • claudia
    claudia commented S.S. Thistlegorm
    I have been a diveguide for the S.S.Thistlegorm and it really is an amazing side,everytime again you get surprised by new discoveries...In springtime thousends of juvenile fish are looking for shelter and to watch the tuna and travellies hunt whyle&hellip5 years ago
  • claudia coolen
    claudia coolen just joined the Divescover family!7 years ago