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What’s Your #myPADI Story?

What’s Your #myPADI Story?

15 September, 2015 at 8:42 am Comments are Disabled

We all have a story to tell. PADI divers and members, especially. Every day we hear and trade stories, pictures and videos of the incredible and unique experiences we have as divers. So, what’s your story? This month, we’re asking PADI supporters to share their story with us. It could […]

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Dive Buddy Shout Out Winners

Dive Buddy Shout Out Winners

31 August, 2015 at 9:56 pm Comments are Disabled

Congratulations to the winners of our Dive Buddy Shout Out contest! One of the greatest things about scuba diving is not only what exciting things you see underwater, but the friendships you build with divers throughout the experience. Along with our friends at Cressi, we wanted divers from all around the […]

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Interview with PADI’s First AmbassaDiver, Charlotte Burns

Interview with PADI’s First AmbassaDiver, Charlotte Burns

24 July, 2015 at 8:21 am Comments are Disabled

This is a special edition in PADI’s “Women in Diving” series and follows a historic weekend for female divers around the world. More than 330 events were scheduled for PADI Women’s Dive Day on 18 July 2015, representing over 60 countries, and all seven continents. Several events featured guest speakers, […]

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Go Pro, Girls!

Go Pro, Girls!

18 July, 2015 at 1:00 am Comments are Disabled

Alexandra Dimitriou-Engeler is a dive center owner in Agia Napa, Cyprus. She became a diver in 1992 and received her bachelor’s degree in Oceanography at Plymouth University in 2003. Her love of the ocean has always been her driving force, and this has led to the natural progression of becoming […]

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Dive Buddy Shout Out! #MyDiveBuddy

Dive Buddy Shout Out! #MyDiveBuddy

13 July, 2015 at 3:29 pm Comments are Disabled

Scuba diving is a social activity and one where many friendships are created. What better way to break the ice and bond than to explore the underwater world with others, experiencing and sharing all that it has to offer? We want you to show your dive buddy appreciation and give […]

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Never. Give. Up.

Never. Give. Up.

10 July, 2015 at 2:28 am Comments are Disabled

This article was written by guest blogger, PADI Regional Manager, Jonas Samuelsson. During the 4-6th of June former Navy Seal Officer and PADI Assistant Instructor Walaa Wael Abbas broke the Guinness World Record for the longest dive in the history. Captain Abbas spend a total of 51 hours and 24 minutes […]

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