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Join us in Celebrating Earth Day, April 22, 2017

Join us in Celebrating Earth Day, April 22, 2017

20 April, 2017 at 8:58 pm Comments are Disabled

Throughout the year there are countless days to celebrate different causes and occasions – International Women’s Day, International Day of Happiness, International Day of Yoga, Yo-Yo day. One day that we want to draw your attention to is April 22. World Earth Day. “Earth Day Network’s mission is to diversify, […]

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Mobilizing Divers to Be a Force for Good: PADI’s Four Pillars of Change

Mobilizing Divers to Be a Force for Good: PADI’s Four Pillars of Change

11 April, 2017 at 3:32 pm Comments are Disabled

The health of the oceans is dependent on our actions and it plays a vital role in the wellbeing of communities across the globe. With our network of PADI® divers, PADI Instructors and PADI Dive Centers and Resorts around the world that share a common passion for the ocean, we aim […]

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Dive Warriors – Healing Disabled Veterans through Scuba Diving

Dive Warriors – Healing Disabled Veterans through Scuba Diving

2 April, 2017 at 5:01 am Comments are Disabled

  “We honor those brave men and women who have served their country and fought for our freedoms.” Through the healing power of scuba, California based non-profit, Dive Warriors, is on a mission to build confidence and self-esteem in veterans with disabilities. Twice a month they pack a boat full […]

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Build Your Own Scuba Story – Word Game!

Build Your Own Scuba Story – Word Game!

1 March, 2017 at 5:12 am Comments are Disabled

Grab a couple of friends and dive into your very own scuba adventure with the PADI Word Game! Step One: Fill in the blanks: Nearby Body of Water: _____________________. Adjective: _____________________. Long, Skinny Object: _____________________. Adjective: _____________________. Small Underwater Creature: _____________________. Body Part: _____________________. Mythical Sea Creature: _____________________. Body Part: _____________________. Noun: _____________________. Piece of Dive Gear: _____________________. Adjective: _____________________. […]

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PADI AmbassaDiver Birgitta Mueck Talks Wildlife Conservation and Underwater Filming

PADI AmbassaDiver Birgitta Mueck Talks Wildlife Conservation and Underwater Filming

1 March, 2017 at 12:30 am Comments are Disabled

Photo Boris Unger We caught up with PADI AmbassaDiver, Birgitta Mueck, to talk about her passion for wildlife conservation and her work with Crystal Water Film Production… What inspired you to take up underwater photography & videography? It all started with my early passion for the ocean and its many charming […]

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PADI AmbassaDiver Chris Middleton Needs Your Vote for the Soldiering On People’s Choice Award for 2017

PADI AmbassaDiver Chris Middleton Needs Your Vote for the Soldiering On People’s Choice Award for 2017

23 February, 2017 at 3:15 am Comments are Disabled

PADI AmbassaDiver and Armed Forces Veteran, Chris Middleton, is the very definition of ‘soldiering on’. In 2011 his life changed forever when he lost both of his legs whilst serving his country in Afghanistan’s Helmand Province. Despite suffering terrible injuries, Chris has challenged his disability head on with the help […]

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