The PADI Adaptive Techniques Specialty makes diving more accessible to people with a range of disabilities, including physical & developmental disabilities.
Celebrating Manta Week with Scuba Junkie
This year, Scuba Junkie held Manta Week, co-hosted with Marine Megafauna Foundation to raise awareness about our fragile underwater world & majestic rays.
Introducing PADI AmbassaDiver Clement Lee
Clement Lee is many things – diving icon, industry pioneer, PADI Course Director, Tourism Advisor of Malaysia and one of our newest PADI AmbassaDivers.
Malaysia International Dive Expo 2016
PADI is looking forward to exhibiting at the upcoming Malaysia International Dive Expo (MIDE) running from Friday 29th to Sunday 31st July in Kuala Lumpur. We will be front at centre on booth A35 & A36 along with over 50 PADI Dive Centres and Resorts! Now in its 11th year, MIDE is gaining momentum. With over 250 booths covering...
Sipadan’s New Underwater Marshals
Last July, Sabah’s State Government appointed 6,846.5 hectares or coral reef surrounding Pulau Sipadan as a protected park in an effort to preserve marine life in the area. Previously only the 13.5 hectares of land was protected, restricting Sabah Parks from enforcing conservation laws in the surrounding waters. A ceremony was held on Saturday, 6th...
Young Surfing Champ Certified as a PADI Diver with Downbelow
As far as the staff at Downbelow in Malaysia were concerned, Samuel Marque was “possibly the most famous person to have ever visited our premier PADI 5 Star Instructor Development Centre on Gaya Island” and they were all thrilled to meet the young celebrity. Over the weekend before Christmas, 13-year-old Samuel won the 2015 Rip...