Diving

Women Divers Hall of Fame X PADI Scholarships Now Available!

Women Divers Hall of Fame X PADI Scholarships Now Available!

19 October, 2017 at 9:46 am Comments are Disabled

Here’s to all the women in diving—the trailblazers, explorers, and fearless females that have made and continue to make incredible contributions to the sport. As an organization, we aim to encourage, empower and educate women who either want to start diving or who want to be part of a community […]

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PADI Master Scuba Diver: More Than Just Bragging Rights

PADI Master Scuba Diver: More Than Just Bragging Rights

18 October, 2017 at 5:50 pm Comments are Disabled

The PADI Master Scuba Diver (MSD) rating is considered the highest recreational diving level and is often referred to as the “Black Belt” of scuba diving. PADI Rescue Divers who have also completed 5 individual PADI Specialty Courses can apply for their MSD rating. Some people take on the challenge just […]

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How to Create a Custom Master Scuba Diver Program

How to Create a Custom Master Scuba Diver Program

18 October, 2017 at 5:00 am Comments are Disabled

PADI Master Scuba DiversTM are an elite group of respected divers with a wide range of training and experience, but your path to this ultimate scuba achievement can be customized according to your interests. Here are a few ideas: Eco-Master Scuba Diver Whether you’re an aspiring marine biologist, fish geek, […]

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JD Hendricks Shares his My PADI Story

JD Hendricks Shares his My PADI Story

17 October, 2017 at 4:54 pm Comments are Disabled

PADI Instructor JD Hendricks shared with us his diving journey, and how it helps him manage both physical and psychological injuries.  Before I even started scuba diving I loved to be in the water. I grew up living near the water, and tried pretty much ever water sport possibly. I […]

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Guide to PADI Divemaster: Equipment Exchange Test

Guide to PADI Divemaster: Equipment Exchange Test

17 October, 2017 at 5:00 am Comments are Disabled

Guest blog post written by Candice Landau Scuba diving is a sport. No doubt about it. To anyone who wants to argue, do an hour-long dive and tell me how you feel just half an hour later. Chances are you’ll be famished and ready for a nap. The reason we’re […]

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How to Choose your First PADI Specialty

How to Choose your First PADI Specialty

10 October, 2017 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

By guest blogger, Lisa from Fjords and Beaches   There is going to be a time when you have completed your PADI Open Water Diver Certification, have gone on a few fun dives, and you’re starting to get ready for the next step in your diving career. It is time […]

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