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Our Favorite Scuba Diving Songs

Our Favorite Scuba Diving Songs

18 May, 2018 at 1:18 pm Comments are Disabled

Scuba diving may be synonymous with the silent world, but we know plenty of divers who love music. Here are some of our favorite songs about being underwater, the ocean and tunes with a beach-y vibe. Listen to each song individually or stream all the tracks via YouTube. Whether you’re […]

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Interview with PADI AmbassaDiver and PADI Freediver Instructor, Renee Blundon

Interview with PADI AmbassaDiver and PADI Freediver Instructor, Renee Blundon

13 May, 2018 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

We took the time to catch up with our new PADI AmbassaDiver™ Renee Blundon and find out what inspired her to start Freediving, and what it is that keeps her diving, training and teaching… How did you get into Freediving? Actually I first started with scuba diving! It was in […]

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The Brady Bunch Family – Diver Edition

The Brady Bunch Family – Diver Edition

7 May, 2018 at 5:00 am Comments are Disabled

Mother of six, Donna Nestor Thacker, didn’t start diving until she was 35 but her interest in diving was piqued long before she became the matriarch of her dive tribe. After falling in love with diving while taking a resort course in Jamaica, Donna and her husband, James, decided to […]

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Introducing PADI AmbassaDivers, The Jetlagged

Introducing PADI AmbassaDivers, The Jetlagged

20 April, 2018 at 12:52 am Comments are Disabled

We caught up with new PADI AmbassaDivers™, The Jetlagged, to find out how they have become such passionate and dedicated divers and filmmakers, travelling the world on a mission to protect our oceans. How did you both get into scuba diving? Hendrik’s underwater passion started early as a kid when […]

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The PADI Community Shark Stories

The PADI Community Shark Stories

10 April, 2018 at 1:16 am Comments are Disabled

We asked the PADI® community to share their shark stories and images on Instagram using #200Sharks. We’re supporting diver and artist Francesca Page in her mission to paint 200 sharks, to raise awareness of the fact an estimated 200 are killed by humans every 60 seconds. (If you missed our introduction to […]

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How Scuba Diving Can Help People With Autism

How Scuba Diving Can Help People With Autism

2 April, 2018 at 5:00 am Comments are Disabled

In honor of World Autism Day, we spoke to divers and families affected by autism about their experience with scuba diving. Though there isn’t a lot of research about the benefits of scuba diving for autistic individuals, we hope you’ll agree our interviewees have some promising things to say. First, […]

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