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My PADI Interview: Juan Gonzales, Military Veteran & PTSD Fighter

My PADI Interview: Juan Gonzales, Military Veteran & PTSD Fighter

1 November, 2016 at 3:18 pm Comments are Disabled

Juan Gonzales is a former United States Marine Corps (USMC) Sergeant who retired from the service after 12 years and three deployments in the hotspots of US military action around the world: two to Iraq and one to Afghanistan. Diagnosed with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in 2004, he nevertheless […]

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The Power of Scuba Diving: Stef’s Story

The Power of Scuba Diving: Stef’s Story

30 October, 2016 at 12:00 am Comments are Disabled

In 2014, Stef Taylor discovered the world of scuba diving. Just two years later, his life has been completely transformed – and in more ways than one. We don’t want to spoil the surprise, so read on to hear his story and see what can be achieved when you’ve got […]

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PADI’s Horror Movie Survival Guide

PADI’s Horror Movie Survival Guide

28 October, 2016 at 9:26 am Comments are Disabled

Halloween is just around the corner, which means you’ve been binging on horror movies and scary stories all month. Everyone loves to think about how they could survive a horror movie. By now we’ve all learned to never split up or investigate abandoned buildings, but we think scuba diving can […]

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Scuba-themed Halloween Costume Ideas

Scuba-themed Halloween Costume Ideas

25 October, 2016 at 8:48 am Comments are Disabled

Do you like dressing up for Halloween? Love the ocean? You’ve come to the right place. Read on for an assortment of costume ideas for scuba divers –  including DIY Halloween costumes for kids and adults. Show your diver pride! Be a scuba diver for Halloween It’s easier than you might […]

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Ocean Stories: Mysteries, Legends and Superstitions

Ocean Stories: Mysteries, Legends and Superstitions

20 October, 2016 at 8:59 am Comments are Disabled

Ready for some spooky ocean stories to tell before your next night dive? Today’s post includes tales of ghost ships and sailors’ superstitions. Heed these tales or find yourself in Davy Jones’ locker!  For those who dare to read on, we’ll share some of the world’s eeriest places to dive. […]

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How Scuba Diving Can Make You Feel Great

How Scuba Diving Can Make You Feel Great

14 October, 2016 at 3:14 pm Comments are Disabled

Sometimes, we all just need a good ‘pick-me-up’. Here are just a few ways in which scuba diving can deliver the antidote to life’s ups and downs and help you feel great about yourself again. Relaxation Assuming you’re not jumping into the sardine run for a thrill-seeking challenge, the underwater […]

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