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Divers Already Make a Difference

Divers Already Make a Difference

10 September, 2018 at 10:19 am Comments are Disabled

When you hear reports about overfishing, global climate change, coral bleaching, shark finning . . . and the list goes on . . . it’s tempting to question whether the situation is hopeless. Will we have coral reefs in 30 years? Will anything be living in the seas in 50 years? Yes, […]

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Riding a Whale Shark? Outrageous and Unacceptable!

Riding a Whale Shark? Outrageous and Unacceptable!

20 August, 2018 at 1:26 pm Comments are Disabled

Unbelievable! Maybe you’ve seen the viral video of scuba divers in Indonesia riding a whale shark? In this day and age, someone has the nerve to do something like this? It makes me furious! This kind of behavior is not okay for anyone, anywhere, anytime, but especially unacceptable for us […]

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Dive Shops: The Heart of the Dive Industry

Dive Shops: The Heart of the Dive Industry

17 August, 2018 at 1:10 am Comments are Disabled

Scuba diving shops are the heart of the dive community. Owned and operated by good folks who have dedicated their lives to keeping the porch light on for all of us in diving, they ensure that we always have the service, training, travel, equipment and advice we want and need […]

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Diving’s Finest Hour

Diving’s Finest Hour

16 August, 2018 at 4:53 pm Comments are Disabled

Last month, the world watched drama unfold in Thailand with the rescue of 12 boys and their soccer coach from a flooded cave. It was an awe inspiring example of humanity at its best, focused on a single noble purpose. Setting aside titles and differences, some of the world’s top […]

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PADI President/CEO Drew Richardson Honored with Diver of the Year Award

PADI President/CEO Drew Richardson Honored with Diver of the Year Award

25 March, 2016 at 2:58 pm Comments are Disabled

We’re thrilled to announce that Drew Richardson, our very own President and CEO, has been named the 2016 Diver of the Year by Beneath the Sea. The Diver of the Year Award honors individuals whose presence in the industry have made significant and lasting contributions to the past, present and […]

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