Asia Pacific

Syed Abdul Rahman Syed Hassan shares his passion for the underwater world with Malaysia Airports Convergence Magazine.

Syed Abdul Rahman Syed Hassan shares his passion for the underwater world with Malaysia Airports Convergence Magazine.

22 June, 2016 at 11:41 pm Comments are Disabled

Kids Scuba founder and veteran diver, Syed Abdul Rahman Syed Hassan, recently recounted his passion for the underwater world to Malaysia Airports Convergence Magazine. “What got me into diving, 26 years ago, is that I used to travel and snorkel, seeing the beauty of the underwater realm. Snorkelling was only […]

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Pro Dive Cairns reaches their 150,000th PADI Certification Milestone

Pro Dive Cairns reaches their 150,000th PADI Certification Milestone

22 June, 2016 at 12:18 am Comments are Disabled

Drew Richardson, PADI President and Chief Executive Officer, Danny Dwyer, PADI Asia Pacific Vice President, Hans Ullrich, PADI Asia Pacific Regional Manager, and Paul Lim, Pro Dive Cairns General Manager, joined the lucky 150,000th student, Felix Tam, and his PADI Instructor, Simon Daxer, on the Pro Dive Cairns boat to […]

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Day in the Life of a PADI Divemaster: Hayley Mitchelmore

Day in the Life of a PADI Divemaster: Hayley Mitchelmore

24 May, 2016 at 6:15 pm Comments are Disabled

Most days, you can find Hayley Mitchelmore either on board a 51 ft Catamaran, or diving amongst the longest fringing reef in the world. How does she do this? Hayley is a PADI Divemaster with Sail Ningaloo, in Western Australia. We asked her to share a bit more with us about her love […]

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My PADI: Eko’s Journey to becoming a PADI Instructor

My PADI: Eko’s Journey to becoming a PADI Instructor

19 May, 2016 at 7:44 pm Comments are Disabled

‘My PADI,’ can open up a world of opportunities – if you need proof, just ask Eko, a PADI Instructor, from Blue Marlin Komodo in Bali. Eko has been diving since 2010 and his diving journey has changed his life. The past year in particular has been packed full of […]

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Bollywood Star Dives into Fresh Role as New Zealand Tourism Ambassador

Bollywood Star Dives into Fresh Role as New Zealand Tourism Ambassador

15 May, 2016 at 7:41 pm Comments are Disabled

New Zealand was thrust into the spotlight in October with the arrival of newly-appointed tourism ambassador and Bollywood sensation Sidharth Malhotra. The 30-year-old Indian actor tried his hand at a number of activities including bungee jumping, sky diving, sandboarding and, most importantly, scuba diving. Sidharth touched down in New Zealand […]

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Visit PADI at TDEX, 12th-15th May 2016

Visit PADI at TDEX, 12th-15th May 2016

8 May, 2016 at 11:34 pm Comments are Disabled

The Thailand Dive Expo (TDEX), held in conjunction with the annual Thailand Golf Expo, will run from 12-15 May at the Queen Sirikit National Convention Center in Bangkok. TDEX is great a place for dive enthusiasts to learn about that latest and greatest in diving innovation and dive travel. Visit […]

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