Events

Extended Events Schedule

28
Apr
PADI Open Water Scuba Diver Class 4/28/20 (Beginner Level)

PADI Open Water Scuba Diver Class 4/28/20 (Beginner Level)

Giant Stride Dive Shop

06:30 pm – 09:30 pm

May, 2020 - Open Water Diver Class 
 Class starting April 282020 - OPEN WATER DIVER certification class 
 Instructor: John Langella         Schedule: 
 
Tuesday: April 28Classroom Section #1: 6:30  9:30 PM 
Tuesday: May 5Classroom Section #2: 6:30 – 9:30 PM 
Thursday:  May 7Pool #1: 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM 
 Tuesday: May 12Classroom Section #3: 6:30 – 9:30 PM 
Thursday:  May 14Pool #2: 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM 
Tuesday: May 19Classroom Section #4: 6:30 – 9:30 PM  
Thursday:  May 21Pool #3: 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM 
Tuesday: May 26Classroom Section #5: 6:30 – 9:30 PM  
Thursday:  May 28Pool #4 (If Needed): 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM 
 4 Check-out Dives (2 per day) Sunday, May 24 & Sunday, May 31 – Weather 
Dependent 
 Certification Referral Option: do your checkout dives in a warm climate. 
The cost is $450.00 This includes the PADI Open Water Diver manual, tables, 
certification materials and pic card, use of open water training DVD’s and use of SCUBA 
equipment, wet suits and weight belts. Also included is lots of fun with an experienced 
staff who will not only teach you to dive but will also get you involved with dive clubs and 
other divers who love diving as much as you will. You will need to supply your own 
personal mask & snorkel, fins, boots, gloves and hood.  
 *All classes and pool sessions are mandatory. Students are urged to check the 
schedule carefully. 
Missed classroom sessions will incur a $50 makeup fee. 
Missed pool sessions will incur a $100 makeup fee 
 Classroom sessions are at the Giant Stride Dive Shop.  Pool session location: 
East Providence Boys & Girls Club, 115 Williams Ave., East Providence. 
 Full certification requires four Open Water checkout dives. They can be done with any 
PADI instructor around the world.   
 A 10% Student discount is offered to students for the duration of the class and 30 
days thereafter. This class has no hidden costs!!! We don't just sell it WE LIVE IT! Call 
401-732-8808 for more info or stop by the store to enroll.
Full certification requires four Open Water check-out dives. They can be done with any PADI instructor around the world.  
A 10% Student discount is offered to students for the duration of the class and 30 days thereafter. This class has no hidden costs!!! We don't just sell it WE LIVE IT! Call 401-732-8808 for more info or stop by the store to enroll. 
03
May
U853 U-BOAT CHARTER SUNDAY 5/3/20

U853 U-BOAT CHARTER SUNDAY 5/3/20

GIANT STRIDE DIVE SHOP

All Day

 SOLD OUT! Charter to The U 853 aboard Priority .........Join us as we dive the U853 Nazi submarine, a Type IX-C-40 built in the Deschimag Yard in Germany. We will remain at the U Boat for the second dive unless conditions dictate otherwise. This Charter, Priority Charters, and Giant Stride Dive Shop, requires an advanced cert. with some experience diving to depths greater than 100 ft. in New England (or similar) waters. A redundant air source, lift bag or safety sausage, and whistle or horn is required. Pony bottles and regs are available to rent if you don't have one. Cost is $150.00 per diver and only 6 spots are available. 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 marina 1 hour before sailing time , 6AM to fill out a waiver, present a certification card and  load gear before our departure time. Our boats sail on time at 7:00 am and if you miss the boat it's your loss. Your seat is held by full prepayment only. ADDRESS:  33 State st. Narragansett, RI 02882 
10
May
Afternoon Double Dip on The Heroine Wreck 5/10/20

Afternoon Double Dip on The Heroine Wreck 5/10/20

GIANT STRIDE DIVE SHOP

All Day

SOLD OUT! The Heroine sank on 6/19/1920 and is 136' long X 26' wide and sitting in 70' of water...a really great dive with lots of fish and marine life on and around her. This wreck is  great for Spearfishing  or Photos. Cost is $140.00 per diver and only 6 spots are available. 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. 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 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 2pm and if you miss the boat it’s your loss. Sign up now as these charters sell out quickly. This is aboard Priority 33 State St. Narragansett, RI (in Galilee), show up by 1pm to load up and sign waivers, we leave at 2pm sharp. Required gear: Advanced Open Water Certification card, Wreck reel, Safety sausage or lift bag.
16
May
Cape Fear Technical Wreck Dive 5/16/20

Cape Fear Technical Wreck Dive 5/16/20

GIANT STRIDE DIVE SHOP

All Day

SOLD OUT!!! Cape Fear Technical Wreck Dive! We are leaving out of Conanicut marina @ 7:30 am so please arrive at 6:00 am to load up the boat! High tide is 10 am.  This is an Advanced dive with maximum depths of 165 feet and requires a Deco Procedures Certification. Cost is $135.00 and will sell out fast. Redundant Airsource and standard safety equipment required. Stop in the store or call 401-seven 3 two-8808 for more details.
17
May
U853 U-BOAT CHARTER SUNDAY 5/17/20

U853 U-BOAT CHARTER SUNDAY 5/17/20

Giant Stride Dive Shop

All Day

SOLD OUT! Charter to The U 853 aboard Priority .........Join us as we dive the U853 Nazi submarine, a Type IX-C-40 built in the Deschimag Yard in Germany. We will remain at the U Boat for the second dive unless conditions dictate otherwise. This Charter, Priority Charters, and Giant Stride Dive Shop, requires an advanced cert. with some experience diving to depths greater than 100 ft. in New England (or similar) waters. A redundant air source, lift bag or safety sausage, and whistle or horn is required. Pony bottles and regs are available to rent if you don't have one. Cost is $150.00 per diver and only 6 spots are available. 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 marina 1 hour before sailing time , 6AM to fill out a waiver, present a certification card and  load gear before our departure time. Our boats sail on time at 7:00 am and if you miss the boat it's your loss. Your seat is held by full prepayment only. ADDRESS:  33 State st. Narragansett, RI 02882