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Women Divers Hall of Fame Scholars Announced

Women Divers Hall of Fame Scholars Announced

18 July, 2018 at 1:49 pm Comments are Disabled

In celebration of women divers making a difference, PADI has teamed up with the Women Divers Hall of Fame to offer PADI training grants. The PADI 4 Change Grant Winner will receive $2,500, the Runner-Up Winners will receive up to $1,500 for tuition and materials, and the Young Explorer will […]

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Why I Started a Women’s Dive + Yoga Retreat

Why I Started a Women’s Dive + Yoga Retreat

12 July, 2018 at 3:24 pm Comments are Disabled

Written by PADI AmbassaDiver Alex Baackes After seven years as a travel blogger, an online influencer, an underwater videographer, a PADI AmbassaDiver, and beyond, I’m throwing a new ball into the mix of everything I juggle: creating and running women’s dive and yoga retreats, starting in Thailand. From August 19th […]

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Visit an underwater photography exhibition in Switzerland for PADI Women’s Dive Day

Visit an underwater photography exhibition in Switzerland for PADI Women’s Dive Day

7 July, 2018 at 12:46 am Comments are Disabled

It’s not every day you hear about an underwater photography exhibition, so when we heard that Valeria Machado was planning one on the 21st July for PADI Women’s Dive Day we just had to find out a bit more… This is a pretty unique idea, how did you come up […]

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2018 Underwater Summer Games in support of Excellent Development and The Scuba Trust

2018 Underwater Summer Games in support of Excellent Development and The Scuba Trust

5 July, 2018 at 7:49 am Comments are Disabled

  Oyster Diving are holding an Underwater Summer Games at 6pm on 14th July in London’s West End to raise money for Excellent Development (the charity behind WaterRelief) and The Scuba Trust that will be hosted by Dancing on Ice Winner, Vanessa Bauer. The event will consist of lots of […]

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Stairway Foundation- Promoting Conservation in Local Communities

Stairway Foundation- Promoting Conservation in Local Communities

5 July, 2018 at 12:03 am Comments are Disabled

The health and sustainability of our oceans are dependent on our roles and actions as a global community. By empowering all communities and connecting them to the PADI Four Pillars of Change, we can all work together to improve our world while also becoming powerful catalysts for change. Photos supplied […]

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Join a Growing Tribe of Freedivers Exploring the Best of British Waters

Join a Growing Tribe of Freedivers Exploring the Best of British Waters

31 May, 2018 at 1:48 am Comments are Disabled

Written by Sarah Russell As wild swimmers, surfers and kayakers (among other water-sporting types), we’re no stranger to getting wet and wild along the Great British coast. If you haven’t hobbled around, one foot in your wetsuit, while getting whiplash from the wind and rain, who are you right? But […]

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