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Scuba Diving Gift Ideas for Kids

Scuba Diving Gift Ideas for Kids

20 December, 2016 at 11:28 am Comments are Disabled

What kid doesn’t wish for a superpower like breathing underwater? You can be the super relative or friend to grant that wish!  Children as young as ten can enroll in a Junior Open Water Diver course, and kids eight and older can participate in a Bubblemaker or Seal Team pool […]

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I Love My PADI Pro Contest Winners 2016

I Love My PADI Pro Contest Winners 2016

20 December, 2016 at 5:11 am Comments are Disabled

Over the the past 50 years, PADI has been The Way the World Learns to Dive – and we couldn’t do this without our PADI Pros! PADI Pros change countless lives each year, and we asked you to nominate the instructor, Divemaster, or Assistant Instructor who inspired you throughout your […]

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Dive into Virtual Reality with the New The Must Of the Sea Apps

Dive into Virtual Reality with the New The Must Of the Sea Apps

2 December, 2016 at 2:30 pm Comments are Disabled

PADI® and I Love the Sea bring the virtual reality revolution to the scuba space with a suite of three new apps, collectively called Must of the Sea. These innovative apps will take you on a selection of exhilarating immersive dive experiences in the Red Sea! These adventures are appropriate […]

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The Gifts Every Scuba Diver Hopes to Receive

The Gifts Every Scuba Diver Hopes to Receive

23 November, 2016 at 2:06 pm Comments are Disabled

What does every scuba diver want this holiday season? More free time to go diving!  If that particular gift is above your paygrade, no worries. We’ve got you covered. Whether you’re looking for the perfect gift for a scuba diver, or something to show your love of the ocean, our […]

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Iconic Men of Diving Stars

Iconic Men of Diving Stars

17 November, 2016 at 8:00 am Comments are Disabled

The 1950s and 1960s were a great time for diving in popular culture. Scuba divers were the focus of TV shows, movies, and commercials, considered sleek and exciting action heroes. In honor of International Men’s Day, and just because we want to relive the Golden Age of scuba media, here […]

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My PADI Interview: Juan Gonzales, Military Veteran & PTSD Fighter

My PADI Interview: Juan Gonzales, Military Veteran & PTSD Fighter

1 November, 2016 at 3:18 pm Comments are Disabled

Juan Gonzales is a former United States Marine Corps (USMC) Sergeant who retired from the service after 12 years and three deployments in the hotspots of US military action around the world: two to Iraq and one to Afghanistan. Diagnosed with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in 2004, he nevertheless […]

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