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PADI Women in Diving: Anna Schmitt

PADI Women in Diving: Anna Schmitt

21 June, 2016 at 12:30 am Comments are Disabled

The 2016 PADI Women’s Dive Day is fast approaching. In anticipation of the event on the 16th of July, we’re interviewing several women who are inspiring to divers and non-divers alike. We sat down with PADI Course Director, Anna Schmitt who is based at Panorama Divers in Hurghada, Egypt. Anna, […]

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PADI Women in (Free)Diving: Sam Amps

PADI Women in (Free)Diving: Sam Amps

14 June, 2016 at 12:30 am Comments are Disabled

Former captain and athlete for the UK Freedive Team, Sam Amps is a leader in both the scuba diving and freediving worlds. She is a PADI Course Director and AIDA Instructor Trainer, and is founder of freediving center, Saltfree. As a key public figure and freediving safety advisor, Sam has also […]

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7 Reasons Why Your Next Family Holiday Should Be a Scuba Diving Holiday

7 Reasons Why Your Next Family Holiday Should Be a Scuba Diving Holiday

24 May, 2016 at 11:18 pm Comments are Disabled

Are you trying to decide where to go and what to do on your next family holiday? Trying to balance out the wants and needs of everyone in your group? Why not try something new and exciting which will bring you together AND give you a choice of incredible destinations? […]

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Better Places For Plastic Than The Ocean

Better Places For Plastic Than The Ocean

28 April, 2016 at 3:11 am Comments are Disabled

It’s no secret that plastic is a big problem for the ocean. From microbeads and plastic bags, to empty bottles and unwanted furniture, plastic is killing marine life and devastating coral reefs. Many divers across the world are united in their efforts to eliminate the marine debris issue. Some are […]

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3 Things Not To Use if You Love the Ocean

3 Things Not To Use if You Love the Ocean

24 April, 2016 at 12:30 am Comments are Disabled

Do you love the ocean as much as we do? If you enjoy scuba diving, then the odds are that you do. Scuba divers are lucky enough to see firsthand how beautiful and awe-inducing life in the ocean is, which means that they know exactly what’s at stake when it comes to […]

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Annelie Pompe: Freediving Legend and Explorer

Annelie Pompe: Freediving Legend and Explorer

8 March, 2016 at 1:00 am Comments are Disabled

Start small by exploring the world around you… Annelie Pompe is a Swedish adventurer, motivational speaker, coach, author and photographer, and her achievements include a world record freedive to 126m, as well as being the first Swedish woman to summit Everest from the north side. PADI Regional Manager Jonas Samuelsson […]

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