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  • My PADI Story: PADI Instructor Joydev Paik

    My PADI Story: PADI Instructor Joydev Paik

    Guest article by Joydev Paik  In 2005, I was studying at the Bengali-medium school on Havelock Island, and Barefoot Scuba was organising an ecology-quiz for the local students. The winners were to be presented with the opportunity to go for a free Discover Scuba dive. I won. That is where my […]

  • Time to Learn Some More – Becoming PADI Master Scuba Divers

    Time to Learn Some More – Becoming PADI Master Scuba Divers

    By guest blogger Lowri James Becoming PADI Master Scuba divers with Cyprus Diving Adventures was something Oli and I were keen to achieve; not only do fewer than two percent of divers achieve this rating, but it would also coincide perfectly with becoming PADI Divemasters and enable us to gain […]

  • 7 Reasons to Become a PADI Pro

    7 Reasons to Become a PADI Pro

    Sure, becoming a PADI Pro can bring paychecks in paradise, but it also opens the door to so much more. Here’s what else you can gain.   7. Find Out What You’re Truly Capable Of Becoming a scuba instructor isn’t easy—otherwise everyone would do it. It tests limits mentally and […]

  • Brinkley Davies: Aussie Native, PADI Divemaster, and Eco Warrior

    Brinkley Davies: Aussie Native, PADI Divemaster, and Eco Warrior

    Brinkley Davies is an Aussie native residing in beautiful Port Lincoln, South Australia. Not only does Brinkley take some incredibly stunning shots (check out @brinkleydavies, trust us it’s worth it!) but she’s also a PADI® Divemaster, founder of the Balu Blue Foundation and ‘Australian of the Year’ nominee. Phew, we […]

  • PADI AmbassaDiver Dada Li – PADI Freediver Instructor Trainer, Underwater Choreographer and Mermaid

    PADI AmbassaDiver Dada Li – PADI Freediver Instructor Trainer, Underwater Choreographer and Mermaid

    For many young girls, being a mermaid is a dream. For PADI’s newest AmbassaDiver, Dada Li, it is a reality. We spoke with her about what attracted her to the sport of freediving, being named a PADI AmbassaDiver and why she wants to introduce more people to freediving. When did […]