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PADI Women’s Dive Day Events to Remember

PADI Women’s Dive Day Events to Remember

3 August, 2018 at 5:21 am Comments are Disabled

On Saturday, July 21, PADI Women’s Dive Day 2018 commenced with a heartwarming list of events that included everything from new diver specials for females, to the certification of a young group of orphans in the Philippines, proving this year’s celebration was one to remember. Since the first PADI Women’s […]

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5 Fabulous Reasons to Take Part in PADI Women’s Dive Day 2018

5 Fabulous Reasons to Take Part in PADI Women’s Dive Day 2018

19 July, 2018 at 1:01 am Comments are Disabled

Written by Alexandra Dimitriou Yep – it’s that time of year again ladies! PADI Women’s Dive Day 2018 is almost here, isn’t that exciting? I love a good reason to go scuba diving, and this annual global event has to be the best reason of all. Why do I love it? It’s a […]

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Female Dive Bloggers Challenging the Status Quo

Female Dive Bloggers Challenging the Status Quo

19 July, 2018 at 12:50 am Comments are Disabled

As a dive travel blogger, I follow many travel and scuba diving blogs to keep up with what is going on around the world. I recently realised I couldn’t find a lot of regular male bloggers in the scuba diving community. Of all the bloggers I know in both the […]

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Women Divers Hall of Fame Scholars Announced

Women Divers Hall of Fame Scholars Announced

18 July, 2018 at 1:49 pm Comments are Disabled

In celebration of women divers making a difference, PADI has teamed up with the Women Divers Hall of Fame to offer PADI training grants. The PADI 4 Change Grant Winner will receive $2,500, the Runner-Up Winners will receive up to $1,500 for tuition and materials, and the Young Explorer will […]

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Becoming a Marine Biologist with Imke Mayer

Becoming a Marine Biologist with Imke Mayer

18 July, 2018 at 12:59 am Comments are Disabled

Diving and marine biology go hand in hand, so we caught up with Imke Mayer, marine biologist in South Africa, to find out how diving has shaped her career… When did you know that you wanted to become a marine biologist? I knew that I wanted to be a marine […]

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OctoGirl: Using Scuba Diving to Conduct Octopus PhD Research

OctoGirl: Using Scuba Diving to Conduct Octopus PhD Research

16 July, 2018 at 8:19 am Comments are Disabled

What if it was your job to scuba dive with octopuses? Well, for Chelsea Bennice, aka OctoGirl, this is very much a reality. Growing up in Ohio on the edge of Lake Erie, Chelsea’s connection to the water started early, but it wasn’t until a marine biology class in high […]

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