Diving

Andy Jardine – Captain/Coach of Team GB at the 2016 World Freediving Championships

Andy Jardine – Captain/Coach of Team GB at the 2016 World Freediving Championships

23 November, 2016 at 1:32 am Comments are Disabled

As the excitement built in the run up to the Bristol Blue Freediving Competition, PADI’s Kayleigh Relf took a moment to catch up with Andy Jardine: PADI Master Freediver Instructor, AIDA Judge and Instructor, and Captain/Coach of Team GB at the 2016 World Freediving Championships. One of four judges at […]

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Advanced Open Water Diver: Search and Recovery

Advanced Open Water Diver: Search and Recovery

18 November, 2016 at 9:00 am Comments are Disabled

You’re on vacation and your favorite sunglasses are feeling a bit loose. As you take them off to see what’s wrong, you notice that the tiny screw attaching one of the arms to the lens has worked its way nearly all the way out. While you’re staring at it, relieved […]

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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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Got Questions about the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Course?

Got Questions about the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Course?

16 November, 2016 at 5:57 pm Comments are Disabled

If you have questions before taking your diving to the next level – don’t worry! Chances are there are a whole bunch of others who have the same questions! How is it different from the PADI Open Water Diver Course? During the PADI Open Water Diver Course you learn the […]

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7 Amazing Underwater Macro Photography Subjects

7 Amazing Underwater Macro Photography Subjects

14 November, 2016 at 5:30 pm Comments are Disabled

These seven small species just got to show that size definitely isn’t everything! Here we take a look at our top picks when it comes to underwater macro photography and why these are our favorites. All photos by Sarah Wormald Pontohi Pygmy Seahorse Pontohi pygmy seahorses (Hippocampus pontohi) are one […]

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Sixth Sense: Underwater Exploration

Sixth Sense: Underwater Exploration

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

Proving the word “impossible” has no place in her vocabulary, it didn’t take long before Cristina Zenato, the woman credited with finding the connection between Mermaid Pond and Chimney Cave, located on Grand Bahama, to set her sights on the Zodiac system, another system of underwater caves, waterways and tunnels […]

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