Tim Ra ( Instructors Team )

  • Instructor

    PADI IDC Staff Instructor - Scuba Diving since 2017

    • Sidemount Diver Instructor

    Since I’ve become a diver I have made it a point to learn about all aspects  of the diving industry. Teaching students to love the ocean and diving is my primary goal. I am also a freediver and underwater photographer.  

    • Favorite Dive Site:

      Spiegel Grove

    • Favorite Specialty Class:

      UW Photography

    • Favorite Fish:

      Tiger shark

    • Favorite Restaurant:

      Sharkeys

    • Favorite Movie:

      Zoolander

    PADI Specialty Instructor Certifications:

    • Wreck Diver

    • Deep Diver

    • Enriched Air/Nitrox Diver

    • Boat Diver

    • Peak Performance Buoyancy Diver

    • Night Diver

    • Search & Recovery Diver

    • Self Reliant Diver

    • Sidemount Diver

    • Underwater Naturalist

    • Underwater Navigator

    • Digital Photo/Video

    • Diver Propulsion Vehicle

    • Drift Diver

    • Dry Suit Diver

    • SMB/DSMB Diver

    • Project Aware

    • Coral Reef Conservation

    • Dive Against Debris

    • Fish Identification

    • TecRec Gas Blender

    • PADI Emergency 02 Provider

    • EFR Primary/Secondary Care

    • EFR Care for Children

    • PADI Full FaceMask

My Dive Gear:

  • Regulators:

    Aqua Lung Legend LX

    Legend LX image - medium If the only two things you are concerned about is safety and comfort, look no further. This third generation Legend regulator has the same great breathability as its predecessors but with a new feature. The MBS is the new easy way to adjust the breathing ...

  • BCD:

    Aqua Lung Dimension i3

    Dimension i3 image - medium The Dimension i3 is a back inflation BCD with an integrated i3 inflation/deflation system. The integrated Wrapture(tm) harness system allows you to stand up straight with comfort and control. Loaded with features, with high quality materials ...

  • Dive Computers:

    Aqua Lung i300C Dive computer with Bluetooth

    i300C Dive computer with Bluetooth image - medium Connect wirelessly to your new Aqua Lung I300C Dive computer with Bluetooth...

  • Mask:

    Aqua Lung Deep See Focus

    Deep See Focus image - medium Thinking of a simple no-frills mask? Click here to find out more about a low volume two-lens mask. ...

  • Fins:

    Aqua Lung HotShot Fins

    HotShot Fins image - medium Now available in White Arctic! Designed with the traveling diver in mind, this amazing fin packs power and comfort in a small package. It offers: Unsurpassed comfort Compactness for carry-on travel Power for a fully-outfitted scuba diver ...

  • Snorkel:

    Atomic SV-2 Snorkel

    SV-2 Snorkel image - medium The SV2 includes a Scupper Valve lower section with a sleek semi-dry top. The SV2 semi-dry top employs horizontal vents engineered to diffuse splashed water that would normally freely enter the snorkel top. The small gaps between the vanes of the vent res...

  • Octopus:

    Aqua Lung ABS Octo

    ABS Octo image - medium This low profile, sleek octopus is very manageable alternate air source in an emergency. Its high viz covers and hose makes it easy to see. It clips to a BCD very easily with the included quick release mount. Its shape alone, helps to streamline the diver...

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