Megan


PADI MSDT and diver for 10+ years, eMarketing executive for PADI Americas.

Recent blog posts written by Megan

We Asked PADI Staff: What’s Your Favorite Underwater Creature?

We Asked PADI Staff: What’s Your Favorite Underwater Creature?

16 October, 2014 at 3:00 pm 0 comments

What’s your favorite underwater animal? Check out PADI Staff answers, and let us know your favorite by leaving a comment below! Matt Wenger – Consultant, Training & Quality Management (Europe, Middle East and Africa Office – EMEA) Without any doubt: eagle rays! They are majestic great and elegant swimmer, just […]

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Reuse, Recycle Used Scuba Diving Gear

Reuse, Recycle Used Scuba Diving Gear

8 October, 2014 at 2:00 pm 0 comments

Your PADI certification is good for life, but your dive equipment… maybe not. I recently bid farewell to my first pair of fins. They were hand-me-down blade fins in shade of eyeball-searing pink (not all girls like pink, okay)? The fins had been collecting dust for ages, and a new […]

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What Will Scuba Diving Be Like in the Future?

What Will Scuba Diving Be Like in the Future?

4 October, 2014 at 2:00 pm 0 comments

Head Nerd at PADI Americas may not be my official title, but that’s how I like to think of myself. I’m always interested in the next technological innovation: self driving cars, underwater video systems, Google Glass, etc. Today I thought it would be fun to take a look into some […]

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5 Fun Ways to Earn a New PADI Card

5 Fun Ways to Earn a New PADI Card

2 October, 2014 at 10:00 am 0 comments

If you’re working towards the PADI Master Scuba Diver rating, you’ll need to take five PADI specialty courses (wreck, dry suit, photography, etc). But if you’re the sort of person who likes to do things a little differently, consider a PADI distinctive specialty course. Distinctive specialties count towards the Master […]

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What’s In Your Logbook?

What’s In Your Logbook?

29 September, 2014 at 2:00 pm 0 comments

A diver’s logbook is the story of their underwater adventures. Here are some of the favorite ways we know of to document your scuba adventures, both digitally and on paper.   Paper logbook Save a piece of currency from the country. Clip off your marine park BCD tag or wristband […]

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Fluorescence – A New Way to Night Dive

Fluorescence – A New Way to Night Dive

27 September, 2014 at 9:00 am 0 comments

I’ll never forget my first night dive. I was a new diver with maybe twenty pages filled in my logbook. I was very wary of night diving and could not understand why everyone was so into it. A more-experienced diving friend, Karin, encouraged me to try a night adventure dive. […]

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