GAFFNEY, John

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GAFFNEY, John

USA (1935-1997)

Last updated: April 29, 2017 at 15:55 pm

Founder of NASDS in 1961; introduced visual tank inspection; advocate for the first buoyancy compensator and for the safe second stage.

Honours and Awards:

DEMA Hall of Fame (1998)
NOGI Award (Sports & Education, 1989)

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Jeffrey Gallant is the Editor-in-Chief and Records Keeper of the Diving Almanac. He is also a contributing editor of DIVER Magazine, and the scientific director of the Greenland Shark and Elasmobranch Education and Research Group (GEERG). Jeffrey started diving in 1982.

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