Ashley Levy


PADI Global Community Manager

Recent blog posts written by Ashley Levy

Humanities Plastic Addition: Saving Our Ocean

Humanities Plastic Addition: Saving Our Ocean

14 November, 2016 at 7:00 am Comments are Disabled

Guest Blogger: Joe Thomas Plastic is having a devastating effect on our oceans, our wildlife and ultimately on us as a human species. The introduction of plastic in the 20th century has led us to become increasingly reliant on its use and now a large percentage of almost everything we […]

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Scuba Equipment for Gear Heads

Scuba Equipment for Gear Heads

28 October, 2016 at 3:25 pm Comments are Disabled

Article written by David Espinosa Being finished with your PADI® Open Water Diver course means two things: more opportunities for learning, which leads to more opportunities for buying scuba equipment. If you’re gear heads like us, PADI offers a number of advanced courses and specialties that’ll have you exploring more […]

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How to Enhance Your Scuba Diving Experience With Yoga

How to Enhance Your Scuba Diving Experience With Yoga

27 October, 2016 at 8:00 am Comments are Disabled

Article written by Amanda Parr Like most divers, I naturally felt some apprehension when first learning how to dive. With all the cumbersome gear, awkward movements, and unfamiliar sensations, scuba diving can be a bit stressful in the beginning. Even experienced divers can face stress and anxiety at times, like […]

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How Being a PADI Pro Leads to Unexpected Adventures Abroad

How Being a PADI Pro Leads to Unexpected Adventures Abroad

17 October, 2016 at 4:58 am Comments are Disabled

By Adam Maire Working as PADI professionals for several years, my girlfriend Christine and I have been lucky to work for many great dive companies and have had some fantastic adventures worldwide. We both started working in the dive industry to have our days spent playing in the ocean and […]

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PADI AmbassaDiver Yvonne Ivanescu Focuses on Sustainable Travel

PADI AmbassaDiver Yvonne Ivanescu Focuses on Sustainable Travel

12 October, 2016 at 8:00 am Comments are Disabled

Greetings, fellow dive enthusiasts! My name is Yvonne Ivanescu, and I’m honored to be the latest PADI AmbassaDiver. In truth, I’ve always had a weird obsession with water. I spent most of my summers swimming in our pool, holding my breath as long as I could and pretending that I […]

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16 Scuba Diving Celebrities

16 Scuba Diving Celebrities

15 July, 2016 at 9:00 am Comments are Disabled

What’s more exciting than seeing a whale shark while diving? How about spotting an A-list celebrity underwater? OK, maybe that’s not quite as exciting, but it’s close. Hollywood directors, royalty, and movie stars that have earned their certification cards hold special places in our hearts. When you see these superstars on the […]

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