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FORCE BLUE Deploys Special Forces Veterans to Save Coral Reefs

FORCE BLUE Deploys Special Forces Veterans to Save Coral Reefs

2 February, 2017 at 3:35 pm Comments are Disabled

FORCE BLUE is a nonprofit organization that provides a new mission for former combat divers and Special Operation Force (SOF) veterans: healing endangered coral reefs. Its three co-founders, Chief Executive Director Jim Ritterhoff, Director Keith Sahm of PADI® Five Star IDC Sunset House in Grand Cayman and Director and former […]

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Keep warm this Winter with PADI and SCUBAPRO

Keep warm this Winter with PADI and SCUBAPRO

31 January, 2017 at 7:37 am Comments are Disabled

Are you spending the Winter months waiting for the water to warm up so you can dive again? Why not move into dry suit diving, and dive all year round! To a properly trained and equipped diver, cold water environments can offer some of the best and the most pristine […]

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Wilfred Tileya Becomes the First Ever Ni-Vanuatu PADI Deep Tec Instructor

Wilfred Tileya Becomes the First Ever Ni-Vanuatu PADI Deep Tec Instructor

23 January, 2017 at 3:09 pm Comments are Disabled

Photo: Jacob Childs, Wilfred Tileya, Christian Benton Being the first to accomplish something great in your home country is an achievement to be recognised. Growing up in beautiful Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu, Wilfred always had a love for the underwater world. Spending his childhood swimming in the aquamarine waters, he always dreamed […]

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Kids Scuba Camp Mabul/Sipidan 2016

Kids Scuba Camp Mabul/Sipidan 2016

10 January, 2017 at 9:44 pm Comments are Disabled

Guest post by Hj Syed Abd Rahman, PADI IDC Staff Instructor & Director, Kids Scuba Malaysia “I saw a couple of “Nemo”  clown fish, a puffer fish and a school of squid!” shouted a young PADI Seal Team boy while pointing to the  underwater camera. It seems that nothing in this […]

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The Bearer of Dreams – Elite Instructor Ross Neill

The Bearer of Dreams – Elite Instructor Ross Neill

10 January, 2017 at 11:24 am Comments are Disabled

With more than 20 years of experience as a PADI Professional, Ross Neill is a five time Platinum Course Director and 300 Level Elite Instructor dedicated introducing people to their diving dreams – whether they aspire to become a diver, become a better diver or become a PADI Professional. Below, […]

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PADI Master Scuba Diver Application Fee Waived in 2017 for Asia Pacific

PADI Master Scuba Diver Application Fee Waived in 2017 for Asia Pacific

21 December, 2016 at 4:33 pm Comments are Disabled

Join the best of the best in recreational scuba diving and live the dive life as a PADI Master Scuba Diver in 2017. The PADI Master Scuba Diver rating places you in an elite group of respected divers who have both significant experience and extensive scuba training. To earn this […]

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