Danielle Schofield


Marketing Coordinator - PADI Europe, Middle East and Africa

Recent blog posts written by Danielle Schofield

Equipment Spotlight: Knifes and Cutting Devices

Equipment Spotlight: Knifes and Cutting Devices

20 December, 2014 at 1:00 pm 0 comments

Have you ever had to fend off a school of angry sharks? No? We haven’t either, and as divers, we already know how precious the underwater ecosystem is we’d never want to harm the sea creatures we encounter. Dive knives and cutting devices are not meant to be used as […]

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7 Shore Dives for PADI Open Water Divers

7 Shore Dives for PADI Open Water Divers

18 December, 2014 at 1:55 pm 0 comments

If you like the idea of stepping into the ocean at your own pace, then shore diving is a great place to start. There’s no dive boat required, no need to follow the schedule of a large group of divers and no need to find your sea legs. Shore diving […]

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10 More Fascinating Facts about the Majestic Sea Turtle

10 More Fascinating Facts about the Majestic Sea Turtle

4 December, 2014 at 3:10 am 0 comments

Oceans and lakes are home to many amazing animals, but few underwater creatures are as majestic or awe-inspiring as the ancient turtle. Not surprisingly, turtles are pretty popular among scuba divers, who often seek out dive sites where they’ll be likely to encounter one. So, we’ve compiled a list of […]

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Celebrate #GivingTuesday – Give Back to the Ocean you Love

Celebrate #GivingTuesday – Give Back to the Ocean you Love

2 December, 2014 at 3:16 am 0 comments

PADI is giving back to the ocean in celebration of #GivingTuesday – an international day to bring people together with a common purpose: to celebrate generosity and give thanks. To mark the beginning of the holiday season PADI will match all donations to Project AWARE up to $25,000 before 31st December. […]

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6 Tips for Staying Sane on the Surface

6 Tips for Staying Sane on the Surface

30 November, 2014 at 12:15 am 0 comments

After your most recent dive trip has come to an end, you may find yourself at a loss for what to do with yourself. You’re most at home in the comfort of the water, so when you have to head back to the real world (the surface) – and stay […]

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The Ocean: 6 Different Perspectives

The Ocean: 6 Different Perspectives

29 November, 2014 at 12:09 pm 0 comments

As a scuba diver, you see the ocean from a different perspective than many others. You see the ocean as a big blue wonderland – something to be explored, taken care of and appreciated. But even experienced scuba divers haven’t seen it all – here are six unusual views of […]

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