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PADI Pet Specialty

PADI Pet Specialty

1 April, 2018 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

On the first of April, 2018 (April Fool’s Day) PADI is pleased to announce our new specialty; the PADI Pet Specialty! Gotcha! We aren’t actually planning on releasing this course any time soon and no animals were harmed in making the image above (we don’t encourage you to take you […]

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Bombs for Breakfast

Bombs for Breakfast

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

My name is Gary Green, I was a rifleman and I spent 4 months fighting from a patrol base in Southern Helmand province, Afghanistan. A quick insight; in those four months 5 of my friends became double amputees, 2 of my friends died, an eight year old boy Abdul John […]

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I Love My PADI Pro 2018 Recognition Winners

I Love My PADI Pro 2018 Recognition Winners

28 March, 2018 at 3:39 pm Comments are Disabled

With over 1,500 submissions from divers across the globe, this year’s I Love My PADI® Pro recognition affirmed, more than ever, the life changing impact that PADI® Professionals make on the lives of those discovering the underwater world.  Here at PADI, we recognize that our professionals are the heart and […]

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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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Why Scuba Divers Should Try Yoga

Why Scuba Divers Should Try Yoga

15 March, 2018 at 6:09 pm Comments are Disabled

Guest Post by Alice Ons All photos supplied by Alice Ons When most people think of yoga they automatically think about the physical practice, the poses, also known as the asana, but yoga is actually a lot more than just poses. Yoga is a combination of physical, mental, and spiritual […]

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What it Looks Like When Three Generations Dive Together

What it Looks Like When Three Generations Dive Together

15 March, 2018 at 8:47 am Comments are Disabled

  Every diver wishes that someone they love would get certified. For many of us, that means family members — our partners, kids, parents, cousins — that we’d most like to see in the water. Right now, the Danks family is living that dream. Everyone in this nine-person group is […]

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