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A Day in the Life of Professional Freediver Akim Ladhari

A Day in the Life of Professional Freediver Akim Ladhari

2 January, 2018 at 9:01 am Comments are Disabled

Written by AmbassaDiver Akim Ladhari Most days I wake up at 6:30am and the sun is already strong, at the moment I’m living in Light House, one of the most popular areas of Dahab, Egypt. Somehow here in Dahab I don’t find it hard to wake up – I’m excited […]

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What Goes Through the Mind of a Freediver During a Deep Dive

What Goes Through the Mind of a Freediver During a Deep Dive

2 January, 2018 at 8:59 am Comments are Disabled

Written by AmbassaDiver Akim Ladhari I can hear Renee signalling the countdown that she is giving right by my side. It’s in this last minute before the dive that I empty my mind and think about nothing else… 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1… As I […]

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Interview with PADI’s First Female Course Director from the Maldives, Zoona Naseem

Interview with PADI’s First Female Course Director from the Maldives, Zoona Naseem

7 December, 2017 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

Zoona Naseem is only the second Maldivian to have attained the rank of PADI Course Director, and the country’s first female to do so. She is the owner of Moodhu Bulhaa Dive Centre in Villingili Island, just 10 minutes away from the capital, and is passionate about getting young people […]

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My PADI Story: PADI Master Instructor Grazia Palmisano

My PADI Story: PADI Master Instructor Grazia Palmisano

3 November, 2017 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

We are big believers in the healing power of scuba diving, so when we found out about Grazia’s My PADI story we knew we had to share it with you… How did you get into scuba diving? I started diving when I was 23 years old. I grew up far […]

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A Female Scuba Diver in London

A Female Scuba Diver in London

8 September, 2017 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

Written by Toni Norton, founder of Purple Turtle Diving, London You know when you first meet someone and at some point the conversation is bound to turn to what you do for a living?  That’s always an interesting conversation for me.  When I answer “I’m a diving instructor”, I tend […]

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Where Do Our Dreams Take Us?

Where Do Our Dreams Take Us?

30 July, 2017 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

This post marks the last in a series from guest blogger, Lowri James. We’ve been following her and her husband’s journey from non-divers to PADI professionals… Oli and I have now been living in Cyprus for almost 5 months, working at Cyprus Diving Adventures – a PADI 5-star dive centre located […]

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