BIDDING HAS CLOSED

The auction for the charity dive ended at midnight on 1 September.

Charity Dive

Concept of the Operation

MISSION: Charity guided boat dive with U.S. Army Special Forces Combat Divers.


WHAT: Special underwater memorial ceremony on a historic shipwreck performed by active duty Combat Divers.


WHEN: 21 September 2019, 8AM-3PM. Cutoff for signup is midnight on 1 September 2019.


WHERE: SanRoc Cay Marina, 27267 Perdido Beach Blvd, Orange Beach, AL 36561


WHO: Certified open water divers. Participants will receive a Deep Dive 2019 logo t-shirt. LIMITED AVAILABILITY!  There are only 18 slots on the boat and they go to the highest bidders. Final list and waiting list to be published on 1 September 2019.


WHY: Raise money for a great cause, make some memories, have some fun!


The SS Lulu. Dive target for Deep Dive 2019. This is the most popular dive in the Gulf of Mexico.
The SS Lulu. Dive target for Deep Dive 2019. This is the most popular dive in the Gulf of Mexico.

Terms & Conditions

Slots are limited and will be reserved for a minimum donation of $80. All 18 slots will be allocated to the highest bidders. All others will be placed on a waiting list. Those that do not receive a slot for the dive will be given a complete refund of their donation. Those that receive a slot agree their donations are non-refundable, effective at the time the final list is published. The dive is subject to cancelation due to weather.


By donating to this event, the participant acknowledges and agrees to the following terms:


  • I HEREBY acknowledge and agree to follow all instructions from the Combat Diver Foundation's Dive Supervisor. These instructions include but are not limited to: dive profiles, dive and boating safety, certification decisions, and equipment serviceability.
  • I HEREBY acknowledge I am a current open water diver with a reputable diving certification organization and that if have recent diving experience (within 12 months). I will present my certification and dive log to the Combat Diver Foundation's Dive Supervisor before entering the boat. 
  • I HEREBY acknowledge if the Dive Supervisor determines for any reason that I cannot safely conduct the dive, my slot will go to the next person on the waiting list. If this decision occurs prior to entering the boat, my donation will be refunded.
  • I HEREBY acknowledge that SNORKELING/SCUBA DIVING IS A POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS ACTIVITY and involves the risk of serious injury and/or death and/or property damage. I FURTHER ACKNOWLEDGE that diving with compressed air involves certain risks and injuries that can occur which require treatment in a recompression chamber or other facility which may require a great distance of travel. 
  • I HEREBY RELEASE, WAIVE, DISCHARGE AND AGREE NOT TO SUE the Combat Diver Foundation, the Flora-Bama Lounge, the Down Under Dive Shop, or any of their agents or employees (the Releasees) FROM ALL LIABILITY TO MYSELF, my personal representatives, assigns, heirs, and next of kin FOR ANY AND ALL LOSS OR DAMAGE, AND ANY CLAIM OR DEMANDS THEREFOR ON ACCOUNT OF INJURY TO MY PERSON OR PROPERTY OR RESULTING IN MY DEATH, NOW AND FOREVER, ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO PARTICIPATION AND/OR INSTRUCTION IN SAID ACTIVITY, OR ANY OTHER RELATED DIVING OPERATIONS THAT MAY OCCUR, WHETHER CAUSED BY THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE RELEASEES OR OTHERWISE. 
  • I HEREBY ASSUME FULL RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY RISK OF BODILY INJURY, DEATH OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, now and forever, arising out of or related to participation in said activity, or any other related diving operations, whether foreseen or unforeseen and whether caused by the negligence of the Releasees or otherwise, I HEREBY SEPARATELY agree to INDEMNIFY and SAVE and HOLD HARMLESS the Releasees from any loss, liability, damage or cost that they may incur, now and forever, arising out of or related to participation in said activity, or any other related diving operations, whether caused by the negligence of the Releasees or otherwise. 
  • I HEREBY acknowledge that INJURIES RECEIVED MAY BE COMPOUNDED OR INCREASED BY NEGLIGENT RESCUE OPERATIONS OR PROCEDURES OF THE RELEASEES and agree that this Waiver and Release of Liability, Assumption of Risk and Indemnity Agreement extends to all acts of negligence by Releasees, INCLUDING NEGLIGENT RESCUE OPERATIONS and is intended to be as broad and inclusive as permitted by the laws of Florida or Alabama and that if any portion thereof is held invalid, it is agreed that the balance shall, notwithstanding, continue in full legal force and effect.