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Visit PADI at DRT Shanghai 2016

Visit PADI at DRT Shanghai 2016

21 February, 2016 at 6:34 pm Comments are Disabled

The Dive Resort Travel show will be exhibiting in Shanghai from 18-20 March, 2016 at the Shanghai East Asia Exhibition Centre. PADI is excited to be exhibiting front and centre at the show on booth E139 along with 20 PADI Dive Centres and Resorts. DRT Shanghai is a major event on […]

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5 Reasons to Make St. Lucia Your Next Dive Destination

5 Reasons to Make St. Lucia Your Next Dive Destination

15 February, 2016 at 2:41 pm Comments are Disabled

Imagine volcanic mountains surrounded by miles of unspoiled rainforest, white sandy beaches, and jade water. Feel the tropical breeze of the trade winds, the warm Caribbean water, and experience diving at its finest. Ah, St. Lucia. [Insert dreamy sigh here]. Still with us? If you haven’t already packed and started […]

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A Day in the Life of a PADI Divemaster – Harnold Callora

A Day in the Life of a PADI Divemaster – Harnold Callora

11 February, 2016 at 1:49 pm Comments are Disabled

Growing up on Apo Island in the Philippines, PADI Divemaster Harnold Callora, already harboured both a love of the ocean and a vast array of experiences diving – both with and without scuba – before he took the giant stride and became a Divemaster in 2014. Harnold is now based […]

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PADI Master Scuba Diver Application Fee Waived in 2016 for Asia Pacific

PADI Master Scuba Diver Application Fee Waived in 2016 for Asia Pacific

10 February, 2016 at 9:16 pm Comments are Disabled

Join the best of the best in recreational scuba diving and live the dive life as a PADI Master Scuba Diver in 2016. The PADI Master Scuba Diver rating places you in an elite group of respected divers who have both significant experience and extensive scuba training. To earn this […]

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Visit PADI at Our World Underwater

Visit PADI at Our World Underwater

10 February, 2016 at 8:14 am Comments are Disabled

Join PADI Americas from February 26th-28th at the 46th annual Our World Underwater show in Rosemont, Illinois, USA. This year’s show features informative seminars and workshops, contests—and a weekend film festival featuring legendary PADI Divers such as Jill Heinerth – all in addition to an exhibition floor with the latest dive […]

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PADI Through the Decades: The 1960s

PADI Through the Decades: The 1960s

29 January, 2016 at 7:56 am Comments are Disabled

2016 marks an exciting year for PADI® — our 50th Anniversary! Back in 1966, two passionate divers created the Professional Association of Diving Instructors, hoping to revolutionize the diving industry. Fifty years later, it’s clear that PADI has become a worldwide leader in dive training. As we reflect on our history, […]

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