A PADI five-star instructor-development centre, Ocean Pro Divers has provided Surrey with professional scuba training and gear for more than two decades. Over that time, owners Shannon and Wes Kozak have netted a team of expert, PADI-certified instructors, who draw from both local and tropical experiences to enlighten students at their fully equipped facility. In addition to offering the full spectrum of scuba-training courses, the Ocean Pro Divers staff leads diving adventures almost every weekend of the year. They also offer travelling dive packages to international destinations, giving students a choice between wading through exotic waters or staying near home to explore the subaquatic depths of Vancouver, which abound with marine life and hibernating hockey players during the off-season.
Based at Kamloops and Boundary Bay Airport, Canadian Flight Centre has used its fleet of small aircraft to train more than 3,000 professional and recreational pilots since its inception in 1979. After a thorough ground-school education, potential commercial and private fliers hop into planes for flight training. Instructors utilize the region's unique proximity to coastal mountains and the Pacific Ocean to teach specific mountain checkout or water-related flying and instrument skills. They outfit their instructional aircraft with all the controls, instrumentation, and capabilities necessary to imbue industry-standard proficiency.
Fly Zone Bodyflight is a mobile vertical wind tunnel system where you can experience the world of skydiving safely, without having to jump out of a perfectly good airplane! Virtually anyone can fly from age 5 and up. Our instructors will be on hand to make your experience as exciting as you are comfortable with!
F440 Racing Challenge’s course runs over one kilometre in length, with 17 challenging and contrasting corners. After choosing a kart from F440's eclectic inventory of rental gurneys, nourish the belly's competitive fire, zooming past lesser motorists along thrillingly tight hairpins. An acceleration-inducing S-curve decreases the time needed to achieve wind-blown hair, and a diverse dispersal of decreasing radius turns upholds excitement throughout the adventure. Even the most skilled of motorists pay reverence to this admirable and complex track, offering bittersweet thanks during gold-cup acceptance speeches and heavy traffic.
Riders at Imperial Stables don’t have to wait for the weather to clear up before they take to the reins. During rain or winter months, riders can gallop into the spacious indoor riding arena where expert trainers continue to imbue them with group and private riding lessons. Riders looking to stow their steeds can find comfortable boarding quarters that are cleaned daily and refitted with a new portrait of the horse’s owner weekly.