Schedule

Organized by :

The Divertraining      

       Network

Dedicated to the unknown diver...

“The Sponge Divers of Kalymnos”

Phone: +30 6932 386680

Fax: +30 210 7755070

E-mail: info@kalymnosdivingfestival.com

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Schedule of Events

(Schedule was subject to change without notice as per organizers’ discretion, even during the event.)

(Some of the above activities required participants to be SCUBA certified. Diving Equipment could have been provided to participants)

August    2010

July     

July 15 - August 28 

 

· Exhibition of authentic Sponge Diving Equipment

· Exhibition of Underwater Photography

· Information Point

 

”The Mall” Athens—Maroussi 

September  2010

Athens

Kalymnos

Friday 10.9.2010

 

08.30 – 10.30 Sightseeing

(Natural Sponge treatment facility

Massouri)

 

11.00 –  11.30 Application

 

12.00 - 15.00 Diving activity for free divers/

SCUBA divers. Boat diving

Embarkation / diving site Mirties

 

12.00 –   15.00 Diving activity for

non certified divers

Discover SCUBA Diving - Scuba Experience I

Meeting / Diving site Mirties

 

16.00 – 18.00 No activities.

 

18.00 Massouri—Pothia (Organizer’s Bus)

 

18.30 – 21.30 Opening

(Pothia, «AI MOUSAI»)

 

24.00 Pothia - Masouri (Organizer’s Bus)

Saturday 11.9.2010

 

09.00 – 13.00 Diving activity for free divers/ SCUBA divers

Boat diving. Embarkation Myrties / diving site Vlichadia

 

09.00 – 13.00 Diving activity for non certified divers.

Discover SCUBA Diving—Scuba Experience I

Meeting / Diving site Mirties

 

12.30 Massouri—Vlichadia (Organizer’s Bus)

 

13.00 – 14.30 Sightseeing

Museum of underwater findings - S. Valsamidis - Vlichadia

 

14.30 - 16.00 No activities.

 

16.00 Vlichadia—Massouri (Organizer’s Bus)

 

16.30 – 18.00 No activities.

 

18.00 –  19.30 Traditional sponge diving methods demonstration. Hard hat diver / Contemporary hard hat diver

Mirties, Touristic Boats Pier

 

20.00 – Sponge Divers FilmsMassouri

Sunday 12.9.2010

 

08.30Massouri - Pothia (Organizer’s Bus)

 

08.30 – 11.00 Sightseeing (Kalymnos’ Naval Museum, Pothia)

 

11.30 – 15.30 Diving activity for free divers/ SCUBA divers

Boat diving. Embarkation Pothia / diving site Pserimos

 

11.30 – 15.30 Diving activity for non certified divers.

Discover SCUBA Diving—Scuba Experience I

Meeting / Diving site Myrties

 

15.00Pothia - Massouri (Organizer’s Bus)

 

16.00 – 17.00 Traditional sponge diving methods demonstration. Naked diver - Skandalopetra

Myrties, Touristic Boats Pier

 

21.30Closing Party

Note : The organizers reserved the right to alter the above schedule, even during the event, so that it will still run smoothly even in the event  of cancellation of any of the activities or for other reasons.

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