Meet the Committee

Chris

Chris Boothby

Chairman

Chris is qualified to the level of Dive Leader and Open Water Instructor and has been a member of Harrogate BSAC since 2008.

Brain

Brian Hickman

Diving Officer

Brian is a BSAC First Class Diver and Assistant Advanced Instructor. A member of BSAC since 1984, Brian has completed over 2,000 logged dives and been a member of the Harrogate branch since 2000.

Alan

Alan Moore

Treasurer

Alan has been a member of the club since 1997 and is an Advanced Diver/Trimix Re-breather Diver. As an accountant, Alan ensures the accounts are always in order.

David

David Pitts

Training Officer

David is a Dive Leader and Assistant open water Instructor. If you’d like to arrange a try dive or progress with your training speak to David direct info@harrogatebsac.co.uk.

Steve

Steve Austwick

Equipment Officer

Steve has been a member of the club since 2015 having moved from Huddersfield Nomads and Leeds Metropolitan University. A Dive Leader and Assistant Instructor Steve now looks after the Club’s Dive Equipment.

Andy

Andy Warren

Membership Secretary

Andy has been a member of Harrogate BSAC since 2013 and deals with all the membership payments and enquiries. An experienced Advanced Diver, Open Water Instructor and CCR Diver.

may

May Boothby

Social Secretary

May is qualified to the level of Sports Diver and has been a member of the Club since October 2008.

Roger

Roger Newbould

Boat Officer

A self-employed engineer for the past 44 years, Roger joined Harrogate BSAC looking for a new challenge and has quickly progressed to Sports Diver. With Rogers engineering background he became the natural choice for the position of Boat Officer.

Alisson

Allison Gledhill

Club Secretary 

Allison started diving approximately 10 years ago after winning a prize draw to dive with sharks at the Blue Planet Aquarium. These days, Allison regularly dives both in the UK and Abroad, with Harrogate BSAC and Seasearch. A Dive Leader and Assistant Instructor Allison is currently Secretary of the dive club.

Jill

Jill Newbould

Committee Member

Jill joined Harrogate BSAC last year with Roger and with Roger qualified as Sports Diver. She is now looking forward to diving together all over the world.