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WAYNE SUMMERS PADI Master Instructor/ Emergency First Aid Instructor Trainer

Wayne is a senior member of our instructional staff. He learned to dive in 1988 in Pittsburgh, PA and spent his early dive career diving in Florida, the Great Lakes, and freshwater lakes and quarries throughout the northeast. He completed his Divemaster certification and joined the staff at Aquatic Adventures in 1999 and earned his first Instructor ratings in 2000. Since then Wayne has taught several hundred students and logged over 1000 dives. In addition to diving extensively throughout the Caribbean, Wayne has also dived the Galapagos Islands, Australia, California and the shipwrecks off of North Carolina. His passion underwater is photography, and Wayne has several examples of his work on display at Aquatic Adventures. When not diving he is an avid photographer and enjoys playing volleyball and cycling.

Wayne's Favorites 
  • Favorite Specialty Course: 
Search & Recovery Diver
  • Favorite Fish:
Whale Shark
  • Favorite Restaurant:
Marmalade, San Juan PR
  • Favorite Dive Site:
Devil's Grotto, Grand Cayman
  • Favorite Pastimes:
Photography; Volleyball  
  • Favorite Movie:
The Matrix


PADI Specialty Instructor Certifications 
Enriched Air/Nitrox Diver PADI Full Face Mask Boat Diver
Wreck Diver Ocean Reef Integrated Dive Mask Dry Suit Diver
Delayed Surface Marker Buoy Ocean Reef IDM w/ Underwater Coms Underwater Navigator
Search & Recovery Diver Project AWARE Deep Diver
Peak Performance Buoyancy Diver Fish Identification   Night Diver
Underwater Photographer Underwater Naturalist EFR Primary/Secondary Care
Equipment Specialist Coral Reef Conservation EFR Care for Children
Drift Diver AWARE Dive Against Debris PADI Emergency Oxygen Provider
Digital Underwater Photographer AWARE Shark Conservation First Aid for Marine Life Injuries


Wayne's Gear 
ScubaPro MK25/A700 CarbonRegulator: ScubaPro MK25/A700 Carbon  ScubaPro MK25/A700 Carbon
ScubaPro R195 Octopus: ScubaPro R195  ScubaPro R195
Computers: SUUNTO Eon Core ScubaPro M2
BCD: Zeagle Stilletto
Dry Suit: DUI FLX Extreme  
Fins: ScubaPro Seawing Nova Gorilla
Mask: Mares X‐Vision Ultra Liquidskin
Snorkel: Mares Ergo Dry