Diving

PADI 50th Anniversary Contest Winners

PADI 50th Anniversary Contest Winners

26 August, 2016 at 1:51 am Comments are Disabled

2016 marks PADI’s 50th anniversary. We’ve loved our time in the diving community and are proud to continue to serve our divers as best we can. So to celebrate this milestone, we held a contest asking you all to submit photos, videos, and stories to share what you love most […]

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10 Questions Every Instructor Has Been Asked

10 Questions Every Instructor Has Been Asked

25 August, 2016 at 4:21 pm Comments are Disabled

Experienced instructors hear many of the same questions time and time again from student divers. If you are having any of the same concerns or are wondering about the answers to any of these questions then you are not alone! 1. What happens if I run out of air?  Firstly, […]

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Dive into the National Park Service’s Centennial Celebration

Dive into the National Park Service’s Centennial Celebration

24 August, 2016 at 5:17 am Comments are Disabled

The Best Idea Noted American writer and environmentalist Wallace Stegner famously called the national park idea “the best idea we ever had.” The National Park Service has its 100th birthday this year. Divers everywhere should celebrate. Say “National Park” and immediately everyone thinks about a couple of the big ones, […]

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Why You Should Buddy Up With Your Kids

Why You Should Buddy Up With Your Kids

19 August, 2016 at 11:59 pm Comments are Disabled

If you’re passionate about scuba diving and you’ve got kids, there’s a good chance that you can’t wait to share the underwater world with them. Young divers can complete their first underwater experiences from the age of 8 years on the PADI Bubblemaker course, while older kids and teens can […]

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PADI’s Summer Divelympics 2016: The Brazilian Dive Destinations That Take Home the Gold

PADI’s Summer Divelympics 2016: The Brazilian Dive Destinations That Take Home the Gold

18 August, 2016 at 7:00 am Comments are Disabled

  We welcome PADI’s Summer Divelympics 2016! If you’ve been tuning into the Olympics this month to watch the world’s top athletes compete in sports like gymnastics, running, and diving, you’re certainly not alone. But if you’re a SCUBA enthusiast who sees the host city of Rio de Janiero and […]

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Be A Better Dive Buddy: 5 Things NOT To Do

Be A Better Dive Buddy: 5 Things NOT To Do

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

If you’ve been keeping up with the PADI blog, then by now you’ll have a good idea of why we love having a dive buddy around, and things you can do to become a better dive buddy. However, there’s also plenty of things you should avoid doing if you want […]

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