Thursday, March 23, 2023

The SSI Master Diver Challenge Winner Is Announced


The SSI Master Diver Challenge winner has been announced as Jordan Suits from Mermet Springs in Belknap, Illinois.

A mother of three, a schoolteacher, and a passionate diver, Jordan took part in the fast track program to become a Master Diver, having only completed her open water course in 2019.

For winning the competition, Jordan will receive a seven-night liveaboard for two aboard the Roatan Aggressor.

Commenting about the win, SSI Director Jeff Saenger stated:

“Congratulations to Jordan and Mermet Springs. . . . Mermet Springs has been one of the most impressive and top producing SSI Master Diver centers in the country every year.”

 You can find out more about Mermet Springs here.

Sam Helmy
Sam Helmy
Sam Helmy is a TDI/SDI Instructor Trainer, and PADI Staff and Trimix Instructor. Diving for 28 years, a dive pro for 14, I have traveled extensively chasing my passion for diving. I am passionate about everything diving, with a keen interest in exploration, Sharks and big stuff, Photography and Decompression theory. Diving is definitely the one and only passion that has stayed with me my whole life! Sam is a Staff Writer for