Cathy Evans


Recent blog posts written by Cathy Evans

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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The Virtual Red Sea

The Virtual Red Sea

22 February, 2018 at 12:44 am Comments are Disabled

PADI’s newest app makes diving the Red Sea even easier. And you don’t have to be a diver to do it. By Tara Bradley Connell Thanks to the recent addition of the PADI® VR Scuba Planner, divers and non-divers alike can experience the underwater realms of the Red Sea. The […]

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How the Positive Effects of Scuba Diving Don’t Just Stop with the Diver

How the Positive Effects of Scuba Diving Don’t Just Stop with the Diver

26 January, 2018 at 1:04 am Comments are Disabled

Before veteran Michael was introduced to Deptheraphy and found release under the water through scuba diving his and wife, Charlotte’s lives were very different. We spoke to them to find out how diving affected Michael’s mental heath and in turn affected the lives of his closest family. Can you share […]

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Scuba Diving Adventures in Jordan with Izkiz

Scuba Diving Adventures in Jordan with Izkiz

17 January, 2018 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

Jennifer Tuffen, better known as @izkiz, is a world traveler, photographer, and recently-certified PADI Open Water Diver.  “It was an unforgettable experience, I felt like Ariel from The Little Mermaid. We saw stonefish, scorpionfish, lionfish, eels and dived a shipwreck and a tank wreck. Jordan is an incredibly beautiful country, […]

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How Scuba Diving Makes You Smart

How Scuba Diving Makes You Smart

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

The lure of a scuba diving lifestyle draws images of underwater explorers having the adventure of a lifetime. A not-so-well-known part of learning to dive is that we have a collective intelligence of physics. Most people think science is for geeks, but scuba divers get it – we see how […]

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Deptherapy and Divecrew Grant Scuba Diver’s Last Wish this Christmas

Deptherapy and Divecrew Grant Scuba Diver’s Last Wish this Christmas

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

There’s always something so bitter-sweet about this time of year when you’ve lost a loved one, or are battling an illness within the family but stories like this one highlight the kindness and love we have… A team from scuba diving rehabilitation charity, Deptherapy, and PADI 5* dive centre Divecrew, […]

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