Diving

My PADI Story: PADI Freediver Instructor Trainer Sergey Busagrin

My PADI Story: PADI Freediver Instructor Trainer Sergey Busagrin

28 August, 2017 at 7:34 pm Comments are Disabled

Photos supplied by Sergey Busagrin Freediving is all about inward power, discipline and control and few people know this as well as PADI Freediver Instructor Trainer Sergey Busagrin. Originally from Russia, Sergey began his freediving journey there before beginning proper freediving training on the island paradise of Koh Tao.  Whilst […]

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Changing Lives One Dive at a Time with Cody Unser

Changing Lives One Dive at a Time with Cody Unser

22 August, 2017 at 7:09 am Comments are Disabled

PADI AmbassaDiver ™ Cody Unser is one of the youngest women to be inducted into the Women Divers Hall of Fame, and the first woman with a disability to receive the award. Her foundation, the Cody Unser First Step Foundation (CUFSF) has enabled thousands of individuals with disabilities to scuba […]

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Diving into Hell’s Gate with PADI AmbassaDiver Gemma Smith

Diving into Hell’s Gate with PADI AmbassaDiver Gemma Smith

20 August, 2017 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

After sharing this draw-dropping photo of PADI AmbassaDiver™ Gemma Smith diving into ‘Hell’s Gate’ in Ojamo mine, Finland, we knew we had to find out a bit more about the unique dive location it was taken in… Hi Gemma, can you tell us a bit about the mine? Ojamo mine, […]

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How to Convert Your Friends Into Divers So You Always Have a Buddy

How to Convert Your Friends Into Divers So You Always Have a Buddy

17 August, 2017 at 5:25 am Comments are Disabled

Finding a dive buddy would be so much easier if your friends would just get certified, right? So, what’s the trick? Patience is a good start, but here are a few steps to get your squad diving with you so you can explore all of the amazing locations around the […]

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Age is No Barrier: 74 Year Old George Aitken Gets His PADI in Fiji

Age is No Barrier: 74 Year Old George Aitken Gets His PADI in Fiji

14 August, 2017 at 7:07 pm Comments are Disabled

Some people use age as an excuse to slow down – but not George Aitken! The 74 year old recently got his PADI while on a family holiday in Fiji. We asked him a few questions about his experience and whether he plans to continue diving in the future. What […]

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Myths and Misconceptions About Peeing in Your Wetsuit

Myths and Misconceptions About Peeing in Your Wetsuit

14 August, 2017 at 4:42 pm Comments are Disabled

You did what in your wetsuit?! There’s a well-worn saying among divers: there are those who pee in their wetsuit, and there are those who lie about it. We’re not 100% sure if that’s true, but there are plenty of myths and misconceptions we can clear up about making the […]

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