Washington, D.C. Water Sports Deals
1 active deal for Water Sports
Sterling Silver Scuba
Discover Scuba Class for Ages 10 and Up...
While you're usually encouraged to test the waters of a new hobby, we encourage you to jump right in with this deal from Sterling Silver Scuba -- a premier academy staffed by passionate, PADI-certified instructors:
• $29 ($59 value) for a Discover Scuba lesson
• Perfect for both curious divers and those looking to become certified
• Valid for adults and kids ages 10 and up
Things Are Pretty Beautiful Under the Sea
During these roughly two-hour hands-on sessions, students become acquainted with the equipment, which culminates in breathing underwater in a controlled environment. You will also learn about the science of deep dives, become well versed in all the safety measures, and take steps toward your own PADI certification -- if you so desire. And if you ever get to that point, come back to this aquatic academy, as they routinely plan trips around the world for stunning dives.
Sterling Silver Scuba's Website
South River Boat Rentals
Powerboat Rental or Sailboat Rental
Declare yourself captain for a day and explore everything from the Thomas Point Lighthouse to the Chesapeake Bay Bridge courtesy of this locally owned business:
• $249 ($540 value) for a half-day (four-hour) powerboat rental
• $249 ($500 value) for a full-day (eight-hour) sailboat rental
• Depart from the company's Edgewater dock to cruise around the Chesapeake Bay
During the half-day powerboat rental, which lasts from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. or 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. on any weekday, kick back and relax as the throaty engine of this powerboat does all of the hard work for you, making it a snap to power on full-steam ahead.
With the full-day sailboat rental, which lasts from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on any weekday, choose from the J24, 26' Hunter, or S2, and let the wind carry you past the famous sites of Maryland.
SPE Dive School
Three-Hour Discovery Scuba Diving Experience...
Join the ranks of more than 17,000 students who have trained at this illustrious scuba school and get ready to start exploring the ocean's depths with help from instructors The Washington Post called "top of the line:"
• $39 ($90 value) for a three-hour Discovery Scuba Diving Experience
• Choose from dates on April 21, June 16, August 18, October 6, or November 3
• Conveniently located steps from Friendship Heights Metro
Dip Your Toes into Exciting New Waters
During this session, you'll learn the correct way to use scuba equipment in the safety of a shallow pool environment. Learn how to suit up securely, then slip beneath the surface and experience the thrill of breathing underwater for the first time. You'll also learn about what a full certification involves so you can decide if you want to take the plunge into scuba.
SPE Dive School's Website
Chesapeake Underwater Sports
Four-Hour Discover Scuba Session
If you're tired of these constant weather changes, it's time to switch directions and go under -- into the deep blue sea. With today's deal from Chesapeake Underwater Sports, $20 will get you a four-hour Discover Scuba session (a $40 value). Chesapeake Underwater Sports starts you off with two hours of classroom training and safety lessons, then guides you through two more hours of real scuba diving at the Anne Arundel Swim Center. Faculty are certified by the National Association of Underwater Instructors, ensuring your training incorporates scuba safety, uses top-of-the-line equipment (all provided), and that you leave understanding the underwater environment.
Whitewater Rafting: LivingSocial O...
Extreme Whitewater Weekend Getaway
Keep pace with the season -- and get a real rush while you're at it -- with this fast-moving offer: a two-night weekend whitewater rafting and camping trip in the West Virginia wilderness.
On select weekends in June, July, and August, you can join our expert LivingSocial staff and experienced river guides at River Expeditions in Oak Hill, West Virginia, for a truly raucous adventure that lasts from Friday night to Sunday morning. You'll have a choice of six different lodging options, each including a whitewater rafting ticket for each member of the group:
- Bring your own tent for your private tent site ($109)
- Bring your own sleeping bag and stay in a friend's tent ($109)
- One spot in a shared rustic cabin for six. Fill out this survey for housing requests ($149)
- Rent your own tent-on-platform for two ($299)
- Two-night deluxe cabin lodging for eight ($1, 499)
- VIP luxury cabins with provided bedding for ten people ($1,999)
Sahara Dance at 918 F Street
Belly Dancing + Bellini
Certain Colombian songstresses have shown the beauty of a swiveling hip to the world. To get your own middle in motion, sashay over to LivingSocial's 918 F Street with this offer: $29 for admission to a introduction to belly dancing class with pro instructor Rachel Kay Brookmire, including one bellini and a short show.
Owner of Sahara Dance -- voted Best Dance Class in 2010, 2011, and 2013 by Washington City Paper -- Rachel has more than ten years of belly dancing experience under her colorful hip scarves and has taught thousands to shimmy. After a discussion on the ancient history of this Middle Eastern art form, you'll tie on your own vibrant scarf and twist and tone your torso with hip shimmies, isolations, belly undulations, and traveling steps. Women of all shapes, ages, and sizes can enjoy this expressive and elegant dance -- no previous experience necessary. After you master the moves, you'll sip a bellini and enjoy a short performance from Sahara Dance community members. You and your hips know: when there's a beat, your body will move.