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Classes I teach:
Discover Diving
Recreational Supervised Diver
Recreational Diver 1 - Nitrox
Recreational Diver 2 - Triox
Recreational Diver 3 - Trimix
GUE Fundamentals
Doubles Diver
Drysuit Diver
Navigation Primer
Rescue Primer
Triox Primer
Gas Blender
Technical Diver 1

Ron Fancher

Alaska, United States



  • Shop Manager at Dive Alaska (Anchorage, Alaska)
  • Drysuit Repair and Field Testing Technician


  • B.S. in International Finance - Biola University (2013)
  • B.A. in Classical Literature - Biola University (2014)

Diving Qualifications

  • GUE Fundamentals Instructor
  • Freediving Instructor
  • PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer
  • TecRec Gas Blending Instructor
  • Sidemount Instructor
  • DPV Instructor
  • Scooberman
  • Emergency First Response and Oxygen Provider Instructor
  • GUE Technical Diver 2
  • GUE Cave 2 Diver

Diving Experience

  • 1,800+ dives
  • Extensive cold-water drysuit diving
  • Active diving and exploration throughout Alaska
  • Trimix and decompression diving
  • Traditional and backmounted DPV diving
  • Public safety diving
  • Cave diving and exploration
  • Cleanup and restoration project diving

Community Involvement

  • Member of the Alaska Dive Search, Rescue, and Recovery Team
  • Contributing member of Project Baseline: Smitty's Cove
  • Founding member of The Alaska "Just Go Diving" Club

Special interests

  • The National Football League and the Philadelphia Eagles
  • Running in fins
  • Vintage dive gear (and actually diving it)
  • Puffy vests
  • Swimming with Bruce
  • Travel

Additional languages

  • English

Additional Info

Just. Go. Diving.