Danielle Schofield


Marketing Coordinator - PADI Europe, Middle East and Africa

Recent blog posts written by Danielle Schofield

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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World Oceans Day 2015: Project AWARE explains the Ugly Journey of our Trash

World Oceans Day 2015: Project AWARE explains the Ugly Journey of our Trash

8 June, 2015 at 2:13 am Comments are Disabled

How does our trash make its way from land to sea? Project AWARE’s new animated infographic explains the ugly journey, and shines light on the dangers our litter poses to marine ecosystems and wildlife along the way. While the marine debris issue may at first appear daunting, there is hope! […]

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7 Things That Can Destroy Your Dive Gear

7 Things That Can Destroy Your Dive Gear

31 May, 2015 at 1:00 am Comments are Disabled

A set of dive gear is a big investment. If you’re interested in doing everything you can to keep your equipment in top condition, check out our list of things to avoid:

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New PADI Contest – Dives with a Difference

New PADI Contest – Dives with a Difference

12 May, 2015 at 2:17 am Comments are Disabled

For Dives with a Difference, we’re looking for dive sites which are out of the normal scuba box – the places we don’t always dive every day, locations that need specialist training to access, or simply those which are a one-of-its-kind in the world. Dive sites such as… Missile silos […]

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