Diving

4 Reasons to Join PADI Women’s Dive Day

4 Reasons to Join PADI Women’s Dive Day

11 July, 2017 at 7:50 am Comments are Disabled

  PADI’s 3rd annual Women’s Dive Day is coming up this Saturday, July 15. Last year we had over 700 events in 77 countries, bringing together divers all over the world. As we gear up to celebrate this weekend, here’s some of our top reasons to get involved with an […]

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How To Inspire The Next Generation of Dive Women

How To Inspire The Next Generation of Dive Women

10 July, 2017 at 5:03 am Comments are Disabled

Inspiring the next generation of divers can be as simple as just taking the time to interact with the youth in your life by sharing stories, asking about their interests, and encouraging them to step out of their comfort zones. The future of diving and the health of our oceans […]

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My PADI Story: 12 Year Old PADI Junior Master Scuba Diver Elyse Sakelaropoulos

My PADI Story: 12 Year Old PADI Junior Master Scuba Diver Elyse Sakelaropoulos

2 July, 2017 at 11:33 pm Comments are Disabled

Guest post by PADI IDC Staff Instructor Carmen Toanchina Few have achieved what young Elyse Sakelaropoulos has – at just 12 years old, Elyse is already a PADI Junior Master Scuba Diver, and she shows no signs of stopping her scuba journey there. Elyse, who is a student at United […]

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Family that Learns Together Has Fun Together – Riley & Steve Hathaway take the PADI Freediver Course

Family that Learns Together Has Fun Together – Riley & Steve Hathaway take the PADI Freediver Course

26 June, 2017 at 6:54 pm Comments are Disabled

Father and Daughter duo Steve and Riley Hathaway have accomplished a lot together – they have a hit TV series, Young Ocean Explorers, they have released a book, Love Our Ocean to encourage the next generation to, well, love our ocean, and together they’re PADI AmbassaDivers! Recently, they took on […]

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5 PADI Specialty Courses Kids Love

5 PADI Specialty Courses Kids Love

26 June, 2017 at 5:04 am Comments are Disabled

  Written By Brooke Morton So, you want to keep your kids interested in diving, and having fun in the water. Well, one of the best ways to do that is with PADI® Specialty Courses. These five courses are the top picks from PADI AmbassaDiver Margo Peyton, founder of Kids Sea […]

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How Scuba Signals Change the way we Communicate on Land

How Scuba Signals Change the way we Communicate on Land

24 June, 2017 at 12:30 am Comments are Disabled

Written by Guest Blogger Alexandra Dimitriou Scuba signals keep us safe underwater. They help divers share the rare treasures they find, like a small nudibranch or a giant hammerhead, with barely more than a flick of the wrist.  Humorous hand signals are constantly evolving and keep a smile on our […]

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