Phil Short has been a professional diver for 30 years logging over 6000 dives with 3500+ hours on CCR. Phil started as a dry caver and learnt to dive to further this pursuit becoming a British Cave Diving Group Qualified Diver. Phil's passion is caves and specifically cave exploration, the highlight of which to date has been his part as a lead diver on Bill Stone's USDCT project to the J2 Cave in Southern Mexico where he spent 45 days underground. Professionally Phil works as DSO & DOM for several Institutions on Archeological Scientific Diving Projects including the B-24 Tulsamerican WWII Bomber, The Antikythera Mechanism Shipwreck and the 1495 Danish Kings ship Gribshunden." Phil is a Fellow of the Explorers Club and a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society (FRGS)."