Danielle Schofield


Marketing Coordinator - PADI Europe, Middle East and Africa

Recent blog posts written by Danielle Schofield

5 Reasons to Jump Back in with PADI ReActivate Touch™

5 Reasons to Jump Back in with PADI ReActivate Touch™

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

Been a while since your last dive? The PADI ReActivate program could be for you. Here are 5 ways that the PADI ReActivate Touch product can help if you’re looking to plan another dive trip: #1 – It helps you get back into diving Perhaps you’ve done less diving because life got […]

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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 Agia 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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Alessandra Sicilia, PADI Master Instructor and Dive Center manager

Alessandra Sicilia, PADI Master Instructor and Dive Center manager

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

Alessandra Sicilia is the manager of TGI Diving, with three PADI Dive Centers in Egypt and a total of 12 around the world. PADI Regional Mananger Jonas Samuelsson interviewed her in the run up to the PADI Women’s Dive Day… Thank you very much for taking the time to share your […]

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Never. Give. Up.

Never. Give. Up.

10 July, 2015 at 2:28 am Comments are Disabled

This article was written by guest blogger, PADI Regional Manager, Jonas Samuelsson. During the 4-6th of June former Navy Seal Officer and PADI Assistant Instructor Walaa Wael Abbas broke the Guinness World Record for the longest dive in the history. Captain Abbas spend a total of 51 hours and 24 minutes […]

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Dives with a Difference Contest: The Winners

Dives with a Difference Contest: The Winners

2 July, 2015 at 2:44 am Comments are Disabled

Congratulations to the recent winners of our Dives with a Difference contest! For Dives with a Difference, we asked divers to send us pictures or videos of dive sites which are out of the normal scuba box – the places we don’t always dive every day, locations that need specialist […]

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Free online course by Southampton University – Shipwrecks and Submerged Worlds: Maritime Archaeology

Free online course by Southampton University – Shipwrecks and Submerged Worlds: Maritime Archaeology

16 June, 2015 at 6:13 am Comments are Disabled

FutureLearn are offering a free online course on maritime archaeology developed by Southampton University: Shipwrecks and Submerged Worlds: Maritime Archaeology.

The four-week course started on 25th May but is open for registrations until the 20th June 2015. The free course is available to anyone from anywhere in the world who can log on to complete the course in their own time and broaden their knowledge of the underwater world.

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