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Meet PADI’s Latest AmbassaDiver Alexandra Baackes

Meet PADI’s Latest AmbassaDiver Alexandra Baackes

16 February, 2016 at 9:24 am Comments are Disabled

Alex is a PADI diver, world traveler, writer, underwater videographer and all-around adventure seeker. You can follow her travels on her site Alex in Wanderland. Stay tuned for future posts on our blog where Alex will be sharing more dive adventures as PADI’s newest AmbassaDiver™. Greetings, fellow dive enthusiasts! My name […]

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My PADI Interview: Emily Krak

My PADI Interview: Emily Krak

19 January, 2016 at 11:09 am Comments are Disabled

To me “My PADI” means adventure, exploration, education, and conservation. The underwater world is a true wonder. It doesn’t matter how many dives I do, each time I am mesmerized by nature’s incredible beauty. There is so much still to be explored and PADI aids in nurturing that curiosity. The […]

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My PADI Interview: Jennifer Idol

My PADI Interview: Jennifer Idol

7 October, 2015 at 12:28 pm Comments are Disabled

“The direction of my career developed through PADI. Professionally, I was a graphic designer and photographer while I developed my scuba skills through continuing education. Taking ongoing classes helped me be a part of a community of like-minded divers who put safety first and had fun all the while.” Inspiration […]

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PADI Women’s Dive Day 2015 Recap

PADI Women’s Dive Day 2015 Recap

5 August, 2015 at 9:05 am Comments are Disabled

This year, 18 July was a historic day for diving thanks to the support of PADI Dive Centers and Resorts and divers around the world. When the PADI organization put out the call for women and the world to join together for a fun day of diving, the response was […]

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Interview with PADI’s First AmbassaDiver, Charlotte Burns

Interview with PADI’s First AmbassaDiver, Charlotte Burns

24 July, 2015 at 8:21 am Comments are Disabled

This is a special edition in PADI’s “Women in Diving” series and follows a historic weekend for female divers around the world. More than 330 events were scheduled for PADI Women’s Dive Day on 18 July 2015, representing over 60 countries, and all seven continents. Several events featured guest speakers, […]

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Go Pro, Girls!

Go Pro, Girls!

18 July, 2015 at 1:00 am Comments are Disabled

Alexandra Dimitriou-Engeler is a dive center owner in Ayia Napa, Cyprus. She became a diver in 1992 and received her bachelor’s degree in Oceanography at Plymouth University in 2003. Her love of the ocean has always been her driving force, and this has led to the natural progression of becoming […]

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