LION-SUR-MER

L'Hippocampe Club Calvados

Skin diving

Club affiliated with the French Federation of Undersea Studies and Sports.
Based in Lion-sur-Mer on the Côte de Nacre, the diving club, Hippocampe Club Calvados, is an affiliate of the French Federation of Undersea Studies and Sports.
With around 50 members and well-equipped facilities (including a 200 HP, 7 m-long inflatable boat equipped for category 4 navigation), the Club offers introductory courses (baptisms and level 1) and advanced courses (levels 2 and over), for pleasure diving and harpooning. The club provides male and female locker rooms, hot showers and toilets.
There are 6 board members:
Chairman: Marcel Tisserand
Vice-Chairman: Franck Deschamps
Secretary: Gilles Orhant
Treasurer: Florence Bertiau
Equipment managers: Jean-Jacques Clabeaut and André Duval.
The association's headquarters are in the town hall of Lion-sur-Mer (rue Maréchal Gallieni, 14780 Lion-sur-Mer); winter training (from September to May) takes place in the Stade Nautique in Caen. Deep sea diving trips start at Easter and leave from either Lion-sur-Mer, where the club has a state-of-the-art centre, or from other sites.
Contact details

L'Hippocampe Club Calvados

Mairie

14780 LION-SUR-MER

Mobile phone : 06 67 14 71 20