Diving

6 Ways Being a Diver Benefits You on Land Too

6 Ways Being a Diver Benefits You on Land Too

5 December, 2016 at 10:11 pm Comments are Disabled

As a diver you learn many things, not only through the courses you take, but every single time you dive. Have you ever stopped to think that a lot of the things you learn while diving may just come in handy on land? 1. You’ll be more reliable One of […]

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Dive into Virtual Reality with the New The Must Of the Sea Apps

Dive into Virtual Reality with the New The Must Of the Sea Apps

2 December, 2016 at 2:30 pm Comments are Disabled

PADI® and I Love the Sea bring the virtual reality revolution to the scuba space with a suite of three new apps, collectively called Must of the Sea. These innovative apps will take you on a selection of exhilarating immersive dive experiences in the Red Sea! These adventures are appropriate […]

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Daan Verhoeven – Underwater Photographer and PADI Master Freediver Instructor

Daan Verhoeven – Underwater Photographer and PADI Master Freediver Instructor

26 November, 2016 at 1:00 am Comments are Disabled

Meet world-class underwater photographer and PADI Master Freediver Instructor Daan Verhoeven. Daan is a former Dutch freediving record holder currently living in Cornwall, UK, where he co-founded Aquacity Freediving. In the world of competitive freediving, Daan Verhoeven is certainly no stranger, swimming seamlessly under the surface capturing athletes’ personal bests, […]

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Interview with Kate Jardine – International Freediving Judge

Interview with Kate Jardine – International Freediving Judge

25 November, 2016 at 3:18 am Comments are Disabled

Kate Jardine is qualified judge (International – Level D) with Freediving agency, AIDA International. As well as judging at national freediving competitions, Kate also judged at the 2016 Individual AIDA Pool World Championship in Turku, Finland, which closed with not one, not two, but FIVE World Records (Female DNF, Male […]

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Georgina Miller – The Life of a Professional Freediver

Georgina Miller – The Life of a Professional Freediver

24 November, 2016 at 3:56 am Comments are Disabled

Meet diver, PADI Master Freediver Instructor and part-mermaid Georgina Miller, a six-time national record holder with a personal best of just over 7 minutes in static apnea. Georgina has been part of Freediving Team GB since 2007, competing at National and International Freediving competitions for both depth and pool. She’s […]

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5 Underwater Navigation Lessons You Could Be Missing Out On

5 Underwater Navigation Lessons You Could Be Missing Out On

23 November, 2016 at 8:00 am Comments are Disabled

Divers who haven’t gotten their gear wet in ages don’t always understand the importance of taking a refresher course. Although the PADI ReActivate program touches upon navigation basics, a trend among divers returning to the water is actually to retake the Underwater Navigator course because they believe it includes some of the […]

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