Cold Lake Underwater Rodeo
Location: Cold Lake Provincial Park, watch for road-side dive flag signs and the dive trailer at the day-use picnic area
Date: AUGUST 20th, 2022 (tentative)
What: Underwater fun activities & lake clean-up
Cost: $20 per diver, BYOL (Bring your own LUNCH), all are welcome!
Hosted By: Wet & Wild Diving Society of Fort McMurray (FortMacScuba.com)
RSVP to: email@example.com
8:00 am Registration
9:00 am Dive Safety Briefing & Event Start
12:00 pm Lunch Break - BRING YOUR OWN LUNCH - sorry, no food supplied
1:00 pm Diving Continues, plus divers can help cleanup underwater
3:00 -3:30 pm Prize Presentations
A great day of underwater, fun dive activities plus an underwater lake clean-up.
CAMPING: You can now reserve online at www.reserve.albertaparks.ca or 1-877-537-2757, OR be sure to Google & reserve other accommodations in Cold Lake in advance.
Thanks to the volunteers of the HOST CLUB: Wet & Wild Diving Society of Fort McMurray, and Local Divers!
DIVE EVENT & Safety Protocols to be followed (where applicable):
LIMITED numbers of participants via PRE-REGISTRATION Required for Divers and/or Family or Shore Support Volunteers
MUST have COLD-WATER dive experience prior to registering
WAIVERS/RISK AWARENESS FORMS must be read & voluntarily signed prior to participation (everyone, no exceptions)
MUST BE PRESENT at Dive Safety Briefing prior to participating in event dive(s) Don't be late!
MUST follow standard dive safety guidelines & all directions of event organizers
COVID/PUBLIC HEALTH: Minimize interaction and maintain physical distance of at least 2 meters (6 ft)
COVID/PUBLIC HEALTH: IF COVID signs/symptoms present or suspected - do not participate, protect yourself and other
Please keep scuba gear tidy & respect others right to use the park & access its facilities.
Must bring or rent all your own scuba gear, plus at least 2 tanks (more if possible).
Raffles for donated prizes from sponsors like our generous LDS (Local Dive Shops) possible - so bring your cash!!
Event details subject to change without notice, please check Facebook & Website just prior.
Divers, Remember to Bring:
All your dive gear and tanks (at least 2 tanks or more) - BCD, regulators, drysuit/wetsuit, mask, snorkel, fins, boots, weights, dive computer, hood, gloves, dive light, knife and small tarp to change on
Other dive gear that you need & should purchase & bring to this event: writing slate & compass (one per buddy team)
Your certification card and logbook
Warm clothing, even if the sun is shining, be prepared for typical Alberta weather which could include rain, snow, and everything in between
NOTE: DUE TO COVID - Most EVENTS NOT LONGER INCLUDE FOOD/WATER, please bring own lunch, snacks, water, juice, etc.
Lawn chair, bug spray, sunscreen plus a small tarp to change on
Enough cash for registration fees, raffle draws, 50/50's raffle, etc.