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Celebrate Love Note Day the PADI Way

Celebrate Love Note Day the PADI Way

23 September, 2011 at 9:27 pm Comments are Disabled

Don’t wait another day, let your loved ones know how much you care about them. Today is Love Note Day! Seize the day by writing a love note to your sweetheart underwater on your dive slate. Need a little help? Here are a few poems to get your creative juices […]

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Project Pink Tank Investigates Diver Health in Breast Cancer Survivors

Project Pink Tank Investigates Diver Health in Breast Cancer Survivors

6 September, 2011 at 10:15 pm 9 comments

The beginning of October brings the 25th Anniversary of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month and the launch of Project Pink Tank – a project looking at diver health outcomes among breast cancer survivors. Following their recovery from breast cancer, previously scuba certified women often reinstate diving as a form of […]

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Deep Diving in Thailand

Deep Diving in Thailand

1 July, 2011 at 6:07 am 2 comments

Deep Diving in Thailand Four years ago, 18 years of age and relatively unaware of the scuba diving industry, I was walking through a busy street on Phi Phi Island looking for cheap t-shirts, singlets and sunglasses. Looking back on my adventure it is clear that diving is absolutely everywhere […]

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Teach Your Child to Conserve Our Oceans

Teach Your Child to Conserve Our Oceans

2 May, 2011 at 6:07 pm 1 comment

Much of our lives are made up of decisions about what to do right now:    –  Pick up that piece of trash or leave it?    –  Help an injured animal or ignore it? etc. Here’s a long term choice:    –  Teach your children to love and respect […]

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Our World-Underwater Scholarship Society

Our World-Underwater Scholarship Society

27 April, 2011 at 6:17 pm 1 comment

Each year, the Our World-Underwater Scholarship Society (OWUSS) awards three Rolex Scholarships to young people who are considering a career in an underwater-related discipline. Each scholar recipient spends a year working alongside current leaders in underwater fields. As a sponsor of the Scholarship Society, the PADI organization congratulates the 2011 […]

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Clean. Save. Win.

Clean. Save. Win.

31 March, 2011 at 4:10 pm Comments are Disabled

We forget how our life impacts everything around us. Take a look at the ocean. It’s so vast, what can one person do to change anything? One choice can make all the difference. Your choice to: 1. Ignore that little piece of trash on the ground                                         Or 2. Take […]

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