Lanny is a Full Cave Instructor with various agencies and, with his wife Claire, is the owner of Underworld Tulum (www.underworldtulum.com), a purpose built dive centre with bespoke accommodation for divers. He is also the founder of Cave Camp (www.cavecamp.com), an annual event that brings together cave divers and instructors from all over the world for courses, presentations, socials and great cave diving.
Lanny has been diving for over 20 years and teaching people to dive since 2003. He qualified as a technical instructor in 2005 and has been fortunate to train with some of the world’s leading dive educators and explorers. He currently holds instructor qualifications from IANTD, RAID, PADI, TDI, SDI, CMAS, BSAC and DAN, and has both technical and cave certifications from GUE.
Previously a Commander in the Royal Navy, he retired in 2014 to prevent work getting in the way of cave diving. With many years experience of diving the caves in Mexico in Backmount, Sidemount and Closed Circuit Rebreather, he is passionate about introducing new divers to the beautiful caves of the Yucatan peninsula.