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Visit PADI at ADEX Singapore 2016

Visit PADI at ADEX Singapore 2016

22 March, 2016 at 8:10 pm Comments are Disabled

Asia Dive Expo (ADEX), the longest running and largest dive expo in Asia, is celebrating its 21st anniversary in 2016. A must-attend event for anyone interested or involved in the world of diving, this expo has seen a continual increase in visitors over the years, with ADEX 2015 attracting over […]

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5 Must-Dive Sites in St. Lucia

5 Must-Dive Sites in St. Lucia

21 March, 2016 at 8:34 am Comments are Disabled

St. Lucia is a favorite Caribbean destination for its lush landscapes, iconic Pitons reaching over 2,600 feet high, gorgeous beaches and a plethora of historic plantations. Below the surface, the topography is equally impressive with dramatic wall dives, swift currents and shallow shelves housing everything from frogfish to seahorses. Divers […]

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The Dive Behind the Photo: Sophie Hart

The Dive Behind the Photo: Sophie Hart

14 March, 2016 at 7:52 am Comments are Disabled

This beautiful image from photographer and PADI Divemaster Sophie Hart is featured on the 2016 PADI Diving Society membership cards. We sat down with Sophie as she described the dive behind the shot, as well as some other insights into her budding career as an underwater photographer. When did you become a […]

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Visit the PADI Booth at Beneath the Sea 2016

Visit the PADI Booth at Beneath the Sea 2016

10 March, 2016 at 8:30 am Comments are Disabled

This April, join PADI staff at Beneath the Sea in Secaucus, New Jersey, USA. The 40th edition of the show will feature educational seminars and workshops, contests, and a weekend film festival– all in addition to an exhibition floor with the latest dive gear and travel information. Beneath the Sea offers […]

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Sipadan’s New Underwater Marshals

Sipadan’s New Underwater Marshals

9 March, 2016 at 7:22 pm Comments are Disabled

Last July, Sabah’s State Government appointed 6,846.5 hectares or coral reef surrounding Pulau Sipadan as a protected park in an effort to preserve marine life in the area. Previously only the 13.5 hectares of land was protected, restricting Sabah Parks from enforcing conservation laws in the surrounding waters. A ceremony […]

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PADI Women’s Dive Day 2016: Plan to Participate!

PADI Women’s Dive Day 2016: Plan to Participate!

3 March, 2016 at 2:10 pm Comments are Disabled

By Jo Walters Excitement reigns as preparations are underway for PADI Women’s Dive Day 2016, PADI’s second annual celebration of women in diving, taking place on 16 July 2016. This event recognize women’s contributions to diving throughout history and provides special opportunities for more women to enter the sport of […]

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