Diving Rebels Scuba Club

2016 DRIFT Points Process

DRIFT = D Diving, R Rebels, I Invite, F Frequent, T Togetherness

Diving Rebels Scuba Club members can earn Rebels DRIFT points for organizing, coordinating, and participating in club activities as defined below. The three dues-paying members who accumulate the most DRIFT points during the period of December 1 to November 30th, will receive a certificate of achievement. Also, the member earning the most DRIFT points will receive a complementary club membership for the upcoming year, the member earning the second highest number of DRIFT points will receive a half-price membership, and the member earning the third highest number of DRIFT points will receive a 30%-off membership.

All club members, with the exception of members of the Board of Directors, may earn points for participating in activities as follows:


Points Awarded

Attend a scheduled monthly meeting

1 point; must sign attendance roster

Provide a presentation at a monthly meeting

3 points

Attend a scheduled social outing

1 point; must sign attendance roster

Attend a scheduled dive outing (attendance only)

1 point per day; must sign attendance roster

Conduct a dive during a dive outing (20-minute minimum)

2 points per dive; must sign the DRIFT Dive Log at the outing

Participate in a club organized blue water trip

10 points maximum per trip

Organize and plan an outing or social event

5 points per day

Serve as Meal Share Coordinator

3 points per meal coordinated

Support an outing, e.g., logistics, supplies, activity support, judging an event, Christmas Party committees, KP duty during outing

1 point per activity (each person is responsible for adding the information to the attendance roster)

Early arrival to secure an outing overnight location

2 points to primary volunteer

Bring a guest to a meeting

1 point per guest

Bring a guest to an outing (age 10+)

1 point per guest

Guest subsequently becomes a member

2 points

Individual actions of an exceptional nature in response to an extraordinary situation or services provided with direction or permission of the board

2–4 points at discretion of the Board of Directors

Run for a Board of Directors position for which the member is eligible.

5 points


  • Outings extending over multiple days, with the exception of blue water trips, will be scored on a daily basis. 
  • Any disputes may be submitted to the Senior Board Member or his/her designated representative. All disputes will be reviewed by the Board of Directors, and decisions of the board are final.