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Crystal Dive – Divemaster Internship – Timon de Boeck

Crystal Dive – Divemaster Internship – Timon de Boeck
Name: Timon de Boeck
Hometown: Grimbergen, Belgium
Age: 26
Internship: PADI Divemaster

What PADI scuba diving Internship program did you complete?



What were you doing before you joined Crystal Dive?

Service Engineer for VRT.

How long have you spent completing your scuba diving internship?

9 Weeks.

www.crystaldive.com-padi-divemaster-internship-koh-tao-timon-de-boeck-2What was your favourite part of your scuba diving internship and why?

Being part of the team and having fun with the other DMCs in and out the water.

What was your least favourite and why?

Getting injured all the time, not being able to be in the water.

Who was your favourite instructor and why?

Ginger Matt because he always cheers (gingers) up the place. He knows his stuff.

During your scuba diving internship which of the additional Marine Conservation ‘ECO’ program activities did you take part in and which did you enjoy the most?

Beach and dive site cleanup. Making a game for Earth Day was my favourite part.

Do you think our additional Marine Conservation ‘ECO’ program was beneficial to your Professional level scuba diving training and if so why?

Yes, people are getting more environmentally aware. So doing this sets a good example.


As a qualified PADI Divemaster what are your future plans with regards to scuba?

Trying to find a job as a DM and probably while travelling and doing IDC soon.

And what about Koh Tao?

Awesome place! It’s a magical place with a lot of dangers the main one being getting stuck here!

Favourite Restaurant?

Coconut Monkey / Kebab Place / Da’s.

How did you spend your non-diving days?

Chilling with the other DMs doing administrative work and resting.

Where are you heading to next?

No plan for the moment probably South Africa or Central America.

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