Ben Walzinger, aka Big Ben or Uncle Ben, has gone on the longest solo dive since 30 Sep 2018, 9am, in Pemuteran, Bali. He was originally from Saarlouis, Germany, spent 20 over years in Phuket, Thailand, before he moved to Bali. Ben started diving in 1985, became an instructor in 1989, an instructor trainer in 1994 and a tech instructor trainer in 2005. The last dive was his #7702 dive. He has devoted his whole life to diving education. When he's not teaching, he goes diving. He has given generously and impacted many people's life. Ben loves the deep blue, bread, chocolate, hot bath and nice people. We will remember him.