Bergamo Scuba Angels are born from the experience of an high level team than can count on more than eighteen years of experience in water rescue activities: this is a sports society with the mission to perform water rescue activities, in all their different and extreme aspects.
Bergamo Scuba Angels collect and exploit the experience that the rescue divers, which are composing the team, have acquired in many years of activities. This experience, merged with the work of other specific professionals, has given a precise identity to the group and has created a synergistic structure dedicated to rescue operations.
Various have been the rescues activities in which the members of the team have contributed, including active cooperations with Police, Guardia di Finanza, Coast Guard, Civil defense and other public entities.
During the years, BSA develops expertise, new equipments and new rescue protocols using advanced technologies and instruments.
This is the environment in which the “Helicopter rescue swimmer” specialty born.
Exploiting a ten-year synergy with the military helicopter departments “Nucleo Elicotteri Carabinieri di Orio al Serio”, Bergamo Scuba Angels have strongly trained a limited number of persons to perform rescue and recovery activities from the helicopter.
Bergamo Scuba Angels are responsible for all the rescue activities of the Italian powerboat federation (FIM – Federazione Italiana Motonautica) in all the races of the Offshore, Inshore and Endurance Championships.
Bergamo Scuba Angels are also in charge of the rescues activities of the prestigious Class 1 Offshore World Championship
Now the team has been also chosen to be the official rescue team of the America’s cup.
The rescue activity during the power boat races is particularly delicate and involves high responsibility: in case of accident or other problems, in very few seconds the team must be able to assist the pilots jumping from the helicopter (in the offshore races) or acting from boats specifically prepared for rescue activities.
Bergamo Scuba Angel team is composed by people highly specialized, that are continuously trained for this kind of activities.
The team is open to everyone who can demonstrate to have the specific requirements necessary for this kind of activities and that agrees with the aims that the Club has stated in the Social Statute.
For further information please contact Fabrizio Boffi
+39 389 99 99 100