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My PADI Interview: Chris Azab, PADI Course Director & Elite Instructor

My PADI Interview: Chris Azab, PADI Course Director & Elite Instructor

4 June, 2016 at 12:30 am Comments are Disabled

Chris Azab, a highly experienced PADI Course Director and Tec Deep/Trimix Instructor, has been diving “a long time”. With an impressive 11,000+ dives in her logbook, she’s no stranger to the PADI Professional lifestyle, conducting Instructor Development Courses in the Netherlands and Egypt and teaching in her mother tongue of […]

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Diving into Your Divemaster: Frequently Asked Questions

Diving into Your Divemaster: Frequently Asked Questions

2 June, 2016 at 10:58 am Comments are Disabled

When I touched down on Gili Trawangan in 2013 with the intention to complete my PADI Divemaster, I had a pretty good feeling the next six weeks were going to rock my underwater world. I was right. As an already experienced diver, I knew exactly what I wanted out of […]

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PADI Through the Decades: the 2000s

PADI Through the Decades: the 2000s

31 May, 2016 at 8:07 am Comments are Disabled

This is the fifth post in our 50th anniversary series. Make sure to catch up with the history of the 60s, 70s, 80s, and 90s. PADI® entered the 2000s with plenty of momentum from the previous century. From 2000-2010, PADI expanded their programs to cater to an even wider audience, from children who […]

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My PADI Interview: “Scuba Zac” Araneta, Dive Tribe Leader

My PADI Interview: “Scuba Zac” Araneta, Dive Tribe Leader

24 May, 2016 at 10:38 am Comments are Disabled

“Scuba Zac” Araneta – so popular a PADI Instructor that his students added “scuba” to his moniker – recently achieved the PADI Master Instructor rating and has earned Elite Instructor status for the past two years. Today, he lives the dive life he loves as he inspires divers to keep on […]

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Leo Morales: Loving Life Dive-abled

Leo Morales: Loving Life Dive-abled

24 May, 2016 at 9:47 am Comments are Disabled

Leo Morales – Beats Cancer, Sets World Record, Inspires the World from Wanderlust Industries. Guest Blogger: Jo Walters PADI history is full of people whose lives have been transformed by diving, but examples as dramatic as Leo Morales Cervantes are truly remarkable. We asked Leo to share his tale of […]

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Andre Miller: An Ambassador for Conservation

Andre Miller: An Ambassador for Conservation

5 May, 2016 at 10:39 am Comments are Disabled

Guest blog post by Jo Walters Andre Miller is a marine scientist, PADI Dive Center owner and Master Scuba Diver Trainer, and a passionate leader of the conservation movement in Barbados. Andre was recently named a PADI AmbassaDiver.  “I grew up on a tiny island surrounded by a lot of water, […]

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