Diving is all about fun. At the end of the day we meet in front of the dive shop for a drink and to exchange big fish stories. Most weekends we have a barbecue and gather around the fire with a case of San Miguel and some of our lethal Sangria.

Meet the Team
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Meet the Team
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  Rick Kirkham

Rick is a TDI Advanced Trimix Technical Instructor Trainer and PADI Master Instructor with more than 24 years experience as an instructor.

He first came to Puerto Galera in 1992 and has been here ever since, now teaching technical diving to 100m and also the whole range of PADI Courses

Rick is married to Yolanda and has a son Nathaniel, as well as two foster children; Jenny and Steve

Rick is a keen environmentalist and is Deputy National Chief of Staff for Search & Rescue for the Philippine Coast Guard Auxiliary Squadron [PCGA] as well as a member of the Philippine Marine Mammal Stranding Network


Harry   Harry Ambong
  Harry has been with Frontier for more than seven years and is one of the most experienced divemasters in the area. He is a keen photographer and is an expert at finding those hard to see critters - pygmy seahorses, flame scallops and ghost pipefish. Harry has over 5000 dives in Puerto Galera.

Harry is an Ensignin the PCGA and a member of the Marine Mammal Stranding Network . Harry is married to Sheryl with two children

    Rufo Magsino

Rufo Magsino is a PADI Master Instructor and helps us with all of our recreational courses. He is from La Laguna so has just a short walk to work in the morning.


Rufo is a Lieutenant in the PCGA and is till looking for Ms.Right !.



Ton Ton   Anthony Castillo

Anthony 'Ton Ton' Castillo is a divemaster and also our nitrox and trimix blender and service technician. When he is not guiding he can be seen hard at work filling tanks and calculating gas mixes for accurate nitrox fills. Usually his fills are within 0.1%.



the lads

Left to Right - Vic, Harry and Ogie


  the rest of the team

When we get busy we have several very experienced local divemasters help us out - amongst them are

Dines - boat Captain

Nico - boat Captain

Agie - Blender and compressorman





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Contact Details
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+63 (0) 43 287 3077


+63 (0) 917 540 8410




Address / location

Sabang Beach, Puerto Galera, Or.Mindoro

Mailing Address

Frontier Scuba, PO Box 30442, Puerto Galera. Oriental Mindoro 5203. Philippines


1331'16.12"N , 12058'25.29"E

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