Simon Hayhurst

Simon has been a gamekeeper for 30 years, breeding game and running shoots in North Yorkshire.

His diving started in 1991 when he started training with PADI, progressing over the years to become an Advanced Openwater Diver, Rescue Diver and Assistant Instructor.

In 2015 he attended the Professional Dive Acadamy in Dunoon and passed as a HSE Scuba PT4 . He has worked with Merman Diving since 2009 and has worked on numerous television and film shoots.


Diver HSE 4 Scuba
Diver PADI Advanced Open Water Diver
PADI Rescue Diver
PADI Assistant Instructor
First Aid at Work Certified
Oxygen Admin.
Skipper SAA Powerboat Level 2