Peta King


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#PADI4Conservation: The Winners are In!

#PADI4Conservation: The Winners are In!

25 October, 2017 at 4:37 pm Comments are Disabled

The PADI Community is certainly passionate when it comes to conservation, so it comes as no surprise that we were overwhelmed by the amount of entries in our #PADI4Conservation contest. To enter, we asked you to share a way in which you’re actively bringing awareness to ocean health and protecting […]

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Mission Blue Hope Spot: Houtman Abrolhos Islands

Mission Blue Hope Spot: Houtman Abrolhos Islands

23 October, 2017 at 3:18 pm Comments are Disabled

Photo by Alan Bradley  When I was first asked to write an article about Houtman Abrolhos I was a bit perplexed. I wasn’t really sure how to pronounce it, let alone where it was on a map – despite it being part of Australia, where I live. So I started […]

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JD Hendricks Shares his My PADI Story

JD Hendricks Shares his My PADI Story

17 October, 2017 at 4:54 pm Comments are Disabled

PADI Instructor JD Hendricks shared with us his diving journey, and how it helps him manage both physical and psychological injuries.  Before I even started scuba diving I loved to be in the water. I grew up living near the water, and tried pretty much ever water sport possibly. I […]

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My PADI Story: Alexander Rendell – Singer, Actor, PADI Instructor & Conservationist

My PADI Story: Alexander Rendell – Singer, Actor, PADI Instructor & Conservationist

2 October, 2017 at 10:47 pm Comments are Disabled

All photos supplied by EEC Thailand. Alexander Rendell is known for many things; acting, singing, his love of football and last, but certainly not least, his passion for the environment. This passion shines through in everything he does, particularly when answering our questions about his diving journey and his role […]

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Combining a Passion for Diving with a Passion for Conservation

Combining a Passion for Diving with a Passion for Conservation

21 September, 2017 at 5:41 pm Comments are Disabled

Photo by Resa Janssen Like many divers, the team from The Dive Shack, feel a responsibility to protect our ocean planet. So when they saw the chance to combine an upcoming dive trip with conservation activities they jumped at the chance. Earlier in the year, eleven divers travelled with The […]

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It’s a Wrap! Splash Freediving New Zealand Pool Nationals 2017

It’s a Wrap! Splash Freediving New Zealand Pool Nationals 2017

20 September, 2017 at 8:07 pm Comments are Disabled

Photo supplied by Freediving New Zealand PADI were proud to sponsor the Splash Freediving New Zealand Pool Nationals held in Auckland over the weekend. The event saw freedivers from across New Zealand and the world come together to compete across three disciplines – Static Apnea, Dynamic With Fins and Dynamic […]

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