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Meet Karen Koens: Business Owner, Mother of Three and PADI Instructor

Meet Karen Koens: Business Owner, Mother of Three and PADI Instructor

3 April, 2018 at 9:31 pm Comments are Disabled

There are so many ways to describe Karen Koens; Business owner, mother of three (and teacher to three) as well as PADI Instructor are just a few of them. In 2004, Karen and her family purchased Subsurface Fiji – they weren’t yet certified divers and knew little about running a […]

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Shark Conservation in South Africa with Imke Meyer

Shark Conservation in South Africa with Imke Meyer

20 March, 2018 at 9:57 am Comments are Disabled

Written by Imke Meyer Growing up in the beautiful Cape Town, South Africa, surrounded by the Atlantic and Indian oceans, my passion for marine conservation was sparked at a young age. After completing my PADI Open Water Diver qualification at the age of 16 I knew that marine biology was […]

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60 Seconds, 200 Sharks, and one Determined Artist

60 Seconds, 200 Sharks, and one Determined Artist

16 March, 2018 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

As divers we’re lucky to be able to experience things a lot of people can only dream about and fall in love with the ocean in a way that’s unique to us. But it also means we’re often confronted with the harsh reality of pollution and over fishing. Thankfully, there […]

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Transformed by Scuba

Transformed by Scuba

14 March, 2018 at 4:20 pm Comments are Disabled

Written by PADI AmbassaDiver Jennifer Idol   Diving is more than a bucket list item or an adventure sport. It is also more than an activity. Diving is a way of life that builds dreams. The influence of diving Diving inspires people to take action on behalf of our oceans […]

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The Unsung Pioneers of Diving – Part 2

The Unsung Pioneers of Diving – Part 2

5 March, 2018 at 12:41 am Comments are Disabled

Written by PADI AmbassaDiver™ Gemma Smith Carrying on from my last blog on the unsung pioneers of diving, I had always intended to write now about some of my favourite male divers who have contributed to this diving sport we all love. As I started researching though I came across […]

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Introducing PADI AmbassaDiver Lesley Rochat

Introducing PADI AmbassaDiver Lesley Rochat

3 March, 2018 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

Ocean Ambassador, photojournalist, CEO and PADI Divemaster are just a few of the many titles worn by our newest PADI AmbassaDiver™ Lesley Rochat. We wanted to delve deeper into her life and find out what drives her and how she remains inspired to do so much great work for the protection […]

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