Trevor Sanford


Trevor was the eMarketing Executive for PADI Europe, Middle East and Africa for three years (ending March 2014). A PADI Master Scuba Diver & Tec Deep Diver with an interest in Sidemount diving, Trevor dived a diverse number of locations including the Red Sea, Mediterranean, Maldives and a number of Swiss lakes and rivers.

Recent blog posts written by Trevor Sanford

Diving in Mauritius – Dive Sites & Marine Life

Diving in Mauritius – Dive Sites & Marine Life

12 December, 2012 at 8:02 am Comments are Disabled

Mauritius is situated in the south-west region of the Indian Ocean, at about 2’000 km from the African coast and 900 km from Madagascar. Scuba diving in Mauritius is incredible, and forms part of other great scuba diving locations in the Mascareignes Islands, such as Reunion Island, Rodrigues and St-Brandon. It is 65 […]

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Decompression Chambers

Decompression Chambers

12 December, 2012 at 6:36 am Comments are Disabled

On Sunday 18th November I experienced something that no diver ever should, a session in a recompression chamber.  Luckily for me this was only a test drive! It all started with a trip to the Badischer Tauchsportverband (BTSV) decompression chamber at the Helios Hospital in the German lake side town of Überlingen (a […]

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Diving on Aliwal Shoal, South Africa

Diving on Aliwal Shoal, South Africa

20 November, 2012 at 2:15 am 2 comments

Diving on Aliwal Shoal – Locate a PADI Dive Shop near Aliwal Shoal In 1849 a Sailing barque named Aliwal under the command of Captain James Anderson nearly came to grief on “a very large and dangerous rock or shoal with heavy breakers”, this was the first anyone had known of […]

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PADI Altitude Diver – Diving a Swiss lake

PADI Altitude Diver – Diving a Swiss lake

20 September, 2012 at 2:55 am 1 comment

Mountain Lake Diving in Switzerland Living in a land locked country like Switzerland doesn’t mean you can’t get your underwater fix.  In fact Switzerland offers a vast amount of Lake and River diving (more on the river side in future post) Switzerland is graced with many lakes, from Lake Constance […]

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