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Hugh began his diving in the chilly waters of Cape Cod in 1988. When not diving, he took as many dive classes as possible. He achieved the PADI Open Water Instructor rating in April of 1991. In May 1992, Hugh became one of the youngest to achieve the rating of PADI Master Instructor. In 2000, he became a NAUI Instructor and 2001 added SSI Advance Open Water Instructor. Hugh has worked in many aspects of the dive industry; such as instructor, sales, divemaster, store manager, repair technician and dive boat captain. Hugh's knowledge of local reefs allows him to take divers on infrequently visited reefs. His work experience has taken him to the Bahamas, Grand Cayman and New England and a stint as a salvage diver. Hugh has traveled extensively through the Caribbean. The North Wall of Grand Cayman one of his favorite spots. When diving locally,he enjoys lobstering and Lion fish hunting. In September 2012, Hugh achieved the rating of Instructor Trainer from Scuba Schools International. He has taught in many areas; the private sector, public schools and programs for at youth risk. Hugh's greatest experiences have come from the faces of his students after completing their first open water dive and when his student become instructors. His motto is the Coca Cola theme, but he changes it - "If he could teach the world to dive"....