Danielle Schofield


PADI Instructor and Social Media Consultant, PADI Europe, Middle East and Africa

Recent blog posts written by Danielle Schofield

Andy Jardine – Captain/Coach of Team GB at the 2016 World Freediving Championships

Andy Jardine – Captain/Coach of Team GB at the 2016 World Freediving Championships

23 November, 2016 at 1:32 am Comments are Disabled

As the excitement built in the run up to the Bristol Blue Freediving Competition, PADI’s Kayleigh Relf took a moment to catch up with Andy Jardine: PADI Master Freediver Instructor, AIDA Judge and Instructor, and Captain/Coach of Team GB at the 2016 World Freediving Championships. One of four judges at […]

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Join us LIVE at Bristol’s FIRST International Pool Freediving Competition

Join us LIVE at Bristol’s FIRST International Pool Freediving Competition

22 November, 2016 at 1:00 am Comments are Disabled

On 27th November 2016, Bristol Freedivers will be hosting the Bristol Blue Freediving Competition, an international pool freediving competition and the first of its kind to take place in Bristol, UK. As a proud sponsor of the event (alongside Divesangha and O.M.E.R) and with the support of AIDA International and […]

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The Zombie Apocalypse Hits the UK

The Zombie Apocalypse Hits the UK

31 October, 2016 at 12:30 am Comments are Disabled

Last Sunday morning, a group of UK divers met at Capernwray with Bolton Area Divers. It was a crisp, autumn morning and a pre-dive buzz was in the air. But, little did they know a zombie apocalypse had reached the UK, and hoards of the walking dead were on the […]

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The Power of Scuba Diving: Stef’s Story

The Power of Scuba Diving: Stef’s Story

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

In 2014, Stef Taylor discovered the world of scuba diving. Just two years later, his life has been completely transformed – and in more ways than one. We don’t want to spoil the surprise, so read on to hear his story and see what can be achieved when you’ve got […]

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Batty about Batfish

Batty about Batfish

26 October, 2016 at 4:38 am Comments are Disabled

No matter where you’re from or where you’ve dived, the chances are you’ve heard of batfish – but did you know there’s actually several different species which share this spooky-sounding name? Batfish #1: Chaetodipterus faber Belonging to the Ephippidae family, this batfish is more commonly known as the Atlantic Spadefish. […]

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How Scuba Diving Can Make You Feel Great

How Scuba Diving Can Make You Feel Great

14 October, 2016 at 3:14 pm Comments are Disabled

Sometimes, we all just need a good ‘pick-me-up’. Here are just a few ways in which scuba diving can deliver the antidote to life’s ups and downs and help you feel great about yourself again. Relaxation Assuming you’re not jumping into the sardine run for a thrill-seeking challenge, the underwater […]

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