Events

Extended Events Schedule

22
Jul
Guided Shore Dive at Fort Adams 7/22/18 @11:30am

Guided Shore Dive at Fort Adams 7/22/18 @11:30am

Giant Stride Dive Shop

11:30 am – 02:00 pm

Giant Stride Dive is doing a Guided Shore Dive at Fort Adams, Harrison Ave. Newport, RI 02840 (behind Eisenhour House) at 2pm. All divers are asked to confirm their participation before the event. This is open to any divers with an Open Water Certification (please bring your Certification card) Our Divemaster, Tom will guide you, and be your buddy if you haven't got one. Rental Gear is available at our store if you haven't had a chance to get your own yet. Tom is a PADI Certified Divemaster and works for Tips so please be generous to show him that you had a good time and appreiciate his efforts. Please contact Tom directly @ howarthtr@gmail.com so we know how many to expect and to be able to notify you if there is a change in plans due to weather or other unforseen circumstances.
22
Jul
Grecian Wreck & Block Island Pinnacles or Lightburn 7/22/18

Grecian Wreck & Block Island Pinnacles or Lightburn 7/22/18

GIANT STRIDE DIVE SHOP

All Day

The Grecian lies in a maximum depth of 90 feet. Visability is usually 20' or better making this an awesome wreck dive followed by a dive on the Block Island Pinnacles. Must have an advanced certification or have logged more than 50 dives in our waters (please bring c card or log book in when you sign up). Required equiptment: SMB or safe-t-sausage, wreck reel, Whistle and light. Cost: $150.00 aboard Priority 2. Reservations are made by full pre-payment that is non refundable. If you cancel your reservation you forfeit the full payment. If our captain cancels the trip, we issue a full refund if you paid in cash and a store credit if paid by credit card. Cancellations by our Captain are made on the day of the charter, one hour before sailing time. We cannot guarantee dive sites, alternate dive site selection does not constitute a cancellation or a refund. Please be at the marina 1/2 to 1 hour before sailing time, to fill out a waiver, present a certification card and get fully loaded 15 minutes before departure time. Our boats sail on time at 7:00am and if you miss the boat it's your loss. ADDRESS:Dock in front of Hanks BBQ Restaurant Sunday @6-6:30am to load the boat at 33 State st. Narragansett, RI 02882 (in front of where the lobster boats and the Francis Fleet Dock.)
22
Jul
Gooseberry Island Arches 7/22/18

Gooseberry Island Arches 7/22/18

GIANT STRIDE DIVE SHOP

All Day

The Gooseberry island Arches are a great dive site that I call the "Caribbean of Newport" Typical viz is 15-30 ft. and you'll want to bring your camera to this photogenic site teaming with fish and marine life. There are swim-throughs, lots of canyons and many vertical walls to explore. We're leaving at 9am show up at 9:00 am to load gear WE LEAVE @ 9:30. Cost: $120.00 depth: 40 ft.  Reservations are made by full pre-payment that is non refundable if you cancel your reservation..... you forfeit the full payment unless we can sell your seat. If our captain cancels the trip, we issue a full refund.Cancellations by our Captain are made on the day of the charter, one hour before sailing time. We cannot guarantee dive sites, alternate dive site selection does not constitute a cancellation or a refund. Please be at the slip which is Connanicut Marina Jamestown, RI 02879, to board “Argonaut” 1/2 hour before sailing time, to fill out a waiver, present a certification card and get fully loaded 15 minutes before departure time. Our boats sail on time and if you miss the boat it’s your loss. Sign up now as these charters sell out quickly. Your seat is held by full prepayment only
27
Jul
1 Tank Night Dive Charter on Castle Hill 7/27/18

1 Tank Night Dive Charter on Castle Hill 7/27/18

GIANT STRIDE DIVE SHOP

07:30 pm – 11:00 pm

Cost: $55.00 Must have 2 lights and safety sausage or SMB. and AOW cert or prior night dive experience. Reservations are made by full pre-payment that is non refundable. If you cancel your reservation you forfeit the full payment if we can't sell your seat......our captain cancels the trip, we issue a full refund. Cancellations by our Captain are made on the day of the charter, one hour before sailing time. We cannot guarantee dive sites, alternate dive site selection does not constitute a cancellation or a refund. Please be at Connanicut Marina in Jamestown, RI , to board “Argonaut” 1/2 hour before sailing time, to fill out a waiver, present a certification card and get fully loaded 15 minutes before departure time. Our boats sail on time and if you miss the boat it’s your loss. Sign up now as these charters sell out quickly. Your seat is held by full prepayment only. Show up at 7:30pm we'll leave the dock at 8pm.

28
Jul
Guided Shore Dive Kings Beach 7/28/18 @ 2:30pm

Guided Shore Dive Kings Beach 7/28/18 @ 2:30pm

GIANT STRIDE DIVE SHOP

02:30 pm – 04:00 pm

Guided Shore Dive Kings Beach Giant Stride Dive is doing a Guided Shore Dive at Kings Beach All divers are asked to confirm their participation before the event. This is open to any divers with an Open Water Certification (please bring your Certification card) Our Divemaster, Tom will guide you, and be your buddy if you haven't got one. Rental Gear is available at our store if you haven't had a chance to get your own yet. Tom is a PADI Certified Divemaster and works for Tips so please be generous to show him that you had a good time and appreciate his efforts. Please contact Tom directly @ howarthtr@gmail.com so we know how many to expect and to be able to notify you if there is a change in plans due to weather or other unforeseen circumstances. Kings beach is located off of Ocean avenue in Newport, Rhode Island