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In 1998, Jill was part of the team that made the first 3D map of an un­der­wa­ter cave and she be­came the first per­son to dive the ice caves of Antarc­tica, pen­e­trat­ing fur­ther into an un­der­wa­ter cave sys­tem than any woman be­fore her.

Gemma is the first woman to dive at the fa­mous An­tikythera Ship­wreck, as a team diver and team medic work­ing on joint projects be­tween Woods Hole Oceano­graphic In­sti­tute (WHOI) and the Greek Ephor­ate of An­tiq­ui­ties. Gemma is an IANTD Cave In­struc­tor for both Open and Closed Cir­cuit, and has racked up over 2,000 dives in caves and open wa­ter us­ing both open and closed cir­cuit equip­ment. As an ed­u­ca­tor, she has trained, su­per­vised and guided divers from groups such as WHOI and the US Na­tional Parks Ser­vice. Nouf is a PADI Mas­ter Scuba Diver Trainer, paving the way for women divers in Saudi. She is set­ting an amaz­ing ex­am­ple not just for fe­male divers, but also for cre­at­ing more fe­male in­struc­tors with­out whom many women would not be able to qual­ify in this part of the world. India’s first woman Dive Mas­ter, qual­i­fy­ing in 2012, Ar­chana is also a pi­o­neer­ing ad­ven­turer, lead­ing ex­treme sports.

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