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7 Reasons to be Thankful for Being a Diver

7 Reasons to be Thankful for Being a Diver

25 November, 2015 at 4:11 pm Comments are Disabled

Dear Diving, Thank you for making us feel tiny, humbled, inspired, and free… all at once! We can’t express enough for diving. While we often get caught up in our love for diving, it’s important to take pause and reflect on this incredible sport—a sport that brings so many people […]

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“What’s Your #myPADI Story?” Contest Winners Announced

“What’s Your #myPADI Story?” Contest Winners Announced

29 October, 2015 at 9:49 am Comments are Disabled

From underwater weddings to first dive experiences and expressions of gratitude toward PADI instructors, we received hundreds of uplifting and inspiring submissions to our “What’s Your #myPADI Story?” contest. Thank you to all who entered! It was no easy task choosing our three winners, but we hope these diverse accounts of what it means […]

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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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