The Channel Islands Divers was founded in the early 90’s as a Sport Chalet club in Ventura County, Ca. and was incorporated as a Non-Profit Mutual Benefit California Corporation in 2003. The Channel Islands Divers is a social family friendly dive club with their goal is to promote safe diving in a fun social environment through organized club events and activities. The Channel Islands Diver welcomes all divers, from just learning and above. With over 100 members, they are a great source for dive buddies to keep you diving.
Join the Channel Islands Divers at their next monthly meeting for fun, entertainment, raffle (the biggest around) and a guest speaker. They meet on the 3rd Wednesday of each month, except December when there is no meeting at Pirates Grub ‘N Grog located at 450 S. Victoria Ave, Oxnard, (805) 984-0046. Pirates Grub ‘N Grog is located near the corner of Fifth and Victoria-Map. Dinner starts around 6pm, and the meeting starts at 7pm. There are usually 40-50 in attendance so please show up early for a good seat. The meetings, with guest speakers each month, are a great place to learn something new, stay informed, and meet other divers.
The Channel Islands Divers plan numerous dive events throughout the year for all level of divers, from the newly-certified to the advanced; beach dives, single-day and multi-day boat trips, and even warm and cold water vacations. We also plan various family-friendly events like the annual Catalina, Avalon trip, camping trips (with diving), hiking, museum trips, etc. Visitors are always welcome at all CID meetings and activities. Check there calendar for all there trips.
New membership for one year is currently $35.00 for a single membership, and $50.00 for a family membership. Family membership is for immediate family only who are living in the same household. Annual renewals are at a reduced price. Membership benefits are as follows:
- Membership/Air card good for ten free air fills at any Sport Chalet store. (A $50 value)
- Membership/Air card entitles the member to 10% off all non sale merchandise at club sponsored stores
- 10% off rentals, some classes, air cards, repairs and boat charters at Sport Chalet
- Monthly club newsletter
- Discounted club dive trips.
- Discounted DiveAssure dive accident and travel Insurance (10%).
- Fun club events, local beach & boat dives, campouts and dive vacations
Join the Channel Islands Divers now and take advantage of these great benefits, meet new divers, make new friends and enjoy life.