Ron P. Thorstad

Profile Updated: August 5, 2009
Residing In: Titusville, FL USA
Spouse/Partner: Dawna
Occupation: Marketing Manager
Children: 5 1/2 cats - The neighbor's cat thinks that he belongs to me.

Life is good! I have been fortunate to meet and marry the lady of my dreams; travel the world while being paid to do so, and to be able to share the gift of diving and flying with many people.

Where else have lived?

Germany, Tahiti, St Croix, Guanaja

How often do you get back to PG?

Very rarely.

Kids? Grandkids? Other?

Pets only

What's the farthest you've been from home?


How old do you feel?

That depends on the day... Mentally, I feel like I am in my early 30's. Physically, I feel a bit older.

Any words of wisdom?

Always keep your beer in a cool, dark place; always follow your dreams and live every day to the fullest.

Famous or interesting people you have met?

Ronald Reagan, Alan Arkin, Astronauts Jim Lovell, Gene Cernan & Pete Conrad.
I even know the famous Tom McGreal!

What would we be surprised to know about you?

I am still alive and doing well.

Lived one of your dreams?

Every day of my life.

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Posted: Dec 16, 2013 at 9:15 PM
My 50th birthday in the Bahamas
Posted: Dec 16, 2013 at 9:15 PM
This is my first Fling Boat. It was destroyed during filming of the documentry "Waters journey - The river returns" on the St. John's River a few years ago.
Posted: Dec 16, 2013 at 9:15 PM
This is also from my 50th B-day. These monsters were way bigger than the Black Tips we used to incite into a frenzy in Tahiti.
Posted: Dec 16, 2013 at 9:15 PM
Grey and long in the tooth, but i still love sailing.
Posted: Dec 16, 2013 at 9:15 PM
I just make this look easy.
Posted: Dec 16, 2013 at 9:15 PM
Life is good! especially when you are in a kayak in the middle of no where.
Posted: Dec 16, 2013 at 9:15 PM
25th anniversary sailing in the British Virgin Islands. Two lovers, one 39’ sloop, lots of wind… Heaven on earth!