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Alice Hickson, World Champion and National Record Holder in Freediving

Alice Hickson, World Champion and National Record Holder in Freediving

14 May, 2016 at 12:30 am Comments are Disabled

Alice Hickson dived her way onto the freediving scene after less than a year in the sport. After being selected for the UK Freedive Team at the 2015 Freediving Pool World Championships in Belgrade, Alice broke three national records, won a gold and bronze medal and became a World Champion…and […]

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PADI AmbassaDiver Susan R. Eaton: Explorer, Geologist, Extreme Snorkeler

PADI AmbassaDiver Susan R. Eaton: Explorer, Geologist, Extreme Snorkeler

28 April, 2016 at 11:38 am Comments are Disabled

Guest blogger: Jo Walters In the lead-up to PADI Women’s Dive Day, coming up on 16 July, 2016, we’re featuring the world’s most interesting and accomplished women in our “Women in Diving” blog series. This time, we caught up with Susan R. Eaton, scientist, explorer, journalist, conservationist and ‘extreme’ snorkeler. […]

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American Idol: PADI AmbassaDiver Dives the 50 States

American Idol: PADI AmbassaDiver Dives the 50 States

20 April, 2016 at 7:31 am Comments are Disabled

Jennifer Idol is an underwater photographer, PADI Instructor, author of An American Immersion, designer and explorer. You can follow her through social media and her site The Underwater Designer. Stay tuned for future posts on our blog where Jennifer will be sharing more dive adventures as PADI’s latest AmbassaDiver™. I […]

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From the Ocean Floor to Outer Space

From the Ocean Floor to Outer Space

13 April, 2016 at 9:12 am Comments are Disabled

Abby Harrison dreams big. 140 million miles big. That’s the average distance between Earth and Mars, a distance 18-year-old Abby (also known as Astronaut Abby) aims to one day traverse as the first astronaut to Mars. Currently attending Wellesly College and working her way toward becoming a NASA astronaut, Abby […]

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Sopheak Keo – The First and Only Female Khmer PADI Dive Instructor

Sopheak Keo – The First and Only Female Khmer PADI Dive Instructor

12 April, 2016 at 11:55 pm Comments are Disabled

The first and only female Khmer PADI Instructor Sopheak Keo with PADI Examiner Rob Scammel who was flown in to assess the candidates and PADI Course Director, Scuba Nation’s Gerard Leenen.   PADI and Scuba Nation are extremely proud to announce Cambodia’s first and only female Khmer PADI Dive Instructor, […]

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PADI AmbassaDiver Liz Parkinson on Freediving, Sharks, and Women’s Dive Day

PADI AmbassaDiver Liz Parkinson on Freediving, Sharks, and Women’s Dive Day

5 April, 2016 at 8:00 am Comments are Disabled

A PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer and Advanced Freediver Instructor, Liz Parkinson uses her affinity for the aquatic realm and her love of freediving to advocate for ocean conservation and shark protection – and to inspire women around the world to do the same. With PADI Women’s Dive Day™ coming up […]

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