Post Tagged with: "koh tao"

My PADI Story: PADI Freediver Instructor Trainer Sergey Busagrin

My PADI Story: PADI Freediver Instructor Trainer Sergey Busagrin

28 August, 2017 at 7:34 pm Comments are Disabled

Photos supplied by Sergey Busagrin Freediving is all about inward power, discipline and control and few people know this as well as PADI Freediver Instructor Trainer Sergey Busagrin. Originally from Russia, Sergey began his freediving journey there before beginning proper freediving training on the island paradise of Koh Tao.  Whilst […]

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Interview with PADI Divemaster: Lee Pizzala

Interview with PADI Divemaster: Lee Pizzala

2 July, 2017 at 9:56 pm Comments are Disabled

Recently Lee Pizzala wrapped up his time as a PADI Divemaster with Crystal Dive in Koh Tao, Thailand. Before he left, we asked him a few questions about his scuba diving journey thus far. Tell us about your first scuba diving experience? My very first diving experience was in Egypt. […]

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Celebrating 100,000 Certifications with Crystal Dive

Celebrating 100,000 Certifications with Crystal Dive

2 May, 2017 at 11:57 pm Comments are Disabled

Every person that gets introduced to the underwater world is a reason to celebrate. So when a PADI Dive Shop issues 100,000 certifications, there are 100,000 reasons to celebrate. Crystal Dive, based in Koh Tao, Thailand, recently reached this incredible milestone. The team from Crystal Dive were joined by Drew […]

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7 Reasons Why Divers Love Koh Tao (and Never Want to Leave)

7 Reasons Why Divers Love Koh Tao (and Never Want to Leave)

28 February, 2017 at 8:07 pm Comments are Disabled

Photo by David Scanlan Visit Koh Tao and you’ll understand why so many divers fall in love with the island and never want to leave. It’s not just the dive sites, beaches, atmosphere and vibe – it’s all of these things rolled into one – Koh Tao offers the complete […]

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The Changing Face of Marine Conservation on Koh Tao – Crystal Dive & Eco Koh Tao

The Changing Face of Marine Conservation on Koh Tao – Crystal Dive & Eco Koh Tao

12 February, 2017 at 6:22 pm Comments are Disabled

Photo by Simon Dowling Over a decade ago, the team at Crystal Dive noticed a need to ramp up conservation efforts on Koh Tao – so they started and funded a separately branded conservation department, Eco Koh Tao. The aim was to include other dive centres and dive professionals in […]

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Diving into the Record Books

Diving into the Record Books

7 February, 2017 at 2:40 pm Comments are Disabled

Photo by Absolute Scuba Have you ever wondered what it takes to form a chain of 182 people underwater? Well recently, the Chrysalis Entrepreneur Forum found out as they went after the Guinness World Record for the Longest Human Chain Underwater.  Determined to demonstrate the strength of the human spirit, […]

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