Diving

The Healing Power of Scuba

The Healing Power of Scuba

6 October, 2016 at 3:25 pm Comments are Disabled

P.T. Hirschfield dives as if her life depended on it No one is more grateful for her PADI Open Water diver certification than P.T. Hirschfield. And the timing of the experience couldn’t have been more opportune. In 2010, the Australian traveled to the Pacific island nation of Vanuatu, where she […]

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5 PADI Specialties for the Winter Months

5 PADI Specialties for the Winter Months

4 October, 2016 at 8:00 am Comments are Disabled

Just because the winter months bring colder temps, that doesn’t mean you can’t up your game by getting some new certifications under your belt. Here are five PADI® Specialties to help you dive into the warmer seasons with a little more spring in your step. Ice Diver: What better time to get […]

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86 PADI Certifications & Counting!

86 PADI Certifications & Counting!

3 October, 2016 at 7:30 am Comments are Disabled

Roger J. Muller is an avid PADI Diver with an amazing 86 PADI certifications. Read on to find out his favorite dive destinations, dive sites and PADI courses – and find out if he has any recommendations for you! When did you start diving? My best friend, a commercial diver, […]

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My PADI Interview: Szilvia Gogh, Inspirational Renaissance Woman

My PADI Interview: Szilvia Gogh, Inspirational Renaissance Woman

30 September, 2016 at 1:37 pm Comments are Disabled

Szilvia Gogh is a PADI Course Director and breast cancer survivor. She is also a three-time National Champion Lifeguard in her home country of Hungary and has worked as a dive center managing-director, scuba instructor, camp counselor, travel agent, billboard model, photo-journalist and Hollywood stuntwoman. She’s led conservation projects for […]

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The Magic Behind the Manta Ray Night Dive

The Magic Behind the Manta Ray Night Dive

29 September, 2016 at 7:30 am Comments are Disabled

Last year, I set out with PADI on a photo expedition to Kona, Hawaii to experience the famous Manta Ray Night Dive, and it was nothing short of magical. It is one of the most spectacular displays of wildlife that I have ever seen on a dive. You will definitely want […]

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6 Ways to Persuade a Non-Diving Partner to Try Certification

6 Ways to Persuade a Non-Diving Partner to Try Certification

22 September, 2016 at 7:30 am Comments are Disabled

We all agree: It’s better to have someone you know—not just a de facto second person won during the boat-buddy lottery—to share the underwater experience with. It’s even better when that person is your romantic partner, someone you could share every dive with, and one day embark on far-off vacations […]

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