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4 Reasons to Join PADI Women’s Dive Day

4 Reasons to Join PADI Women’s Dive Day

5 June, 2018 at 7:50 am Comments are Disabled

PADI’s 4th annual Women’s Dive Day is coming up Saturday, July 21. Last year we had over 800 events in 84 countries and 6 continents, bringing together divers all over the world. As we gear up to celebrate, here’s some of our top reasons to get involved with an event: […]

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How Scuba Diving Opened my Eyes to a Whole New World of Conservation

How Scuba Diving Opened my Eyes to a Whole New World of Conservation

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

Written by Lisa from Fjords and Beaches 🐠The human world is a mess. Life under the sea is better than anything they’ve got up there💦 #IamPADI #padi #fjordsandbeaches A post shared by LISA // Travel Inspiration 🌴 (@fjordsandbeaches) on Feb 26, 2017 at 12:03pm PST Many new divers will tell you how […]

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Shark Conservation in South Africa with Imke Meyer

Shark Conservation in South Africa with Imke Meyer

20 March, 2018 at 9:57 am Comments are Disabled

Written by Imke Meyer Growing up in the beautiful Cape Town, South Africa, surrounded by the Atlantic and Indian oceans, my passion for marine conservation was sparked at a young age. After completing my PADI Open Water Diver qualification at the age of 16 I knew that marine biology was […]

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Sardines, South Africa and the Shark Warrior – The Story Behind the Shot

Sardines, South Africa and the Shark Warrior – The Story Behind the Shot

7 March, 2018 at 12:26 am Comments are Disabled

PADI AmbassaDiver™ Lesley Rochat, aka The Shark Warrior, wears many hats in her quest to help save our oceans, she is a marine and shark conservationist, founder of the non-profit organization, AfriOceans, an environmental photojournalist, underwater photographer and videographer, keynote speaker, activist, PADI Divemaster, and photographic teacher and expedition leader […]

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The Unsung Pioneers of Diving – Part 2

The Unsung Pioneers of Diving – Part 2

5 March, 2018 at 12:41 am Comments are Disabled

Written by PADI AmbassaDiver™ Gemma Smith Carrying on from my last blog on the unsung pioneers of diving, I had always intended to write now about some of my favourite male divers who have contributed to this diving sport we all love. As I started researching though I came across […]

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The Unsung Pioneers of Diving – Part 1

The Unsung Pioneers of Diving – Part 1

17 November, 2017 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

Written by PADI AmbassaDiver, Gemma Smith With technology in diving constantly evolving, and the boundaries of what is possible continually being pushed, it is sometimes easy to forget those pioneers of diving, who paved the way for so much of what we do now. Whether it was a woman determined […]

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