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

The PADI story: How frustration and scotch helped create the world’s biggest scuba organization

The PADI story: How frustration and scotch helped create the world’s biggest scuba organization

18 November, 2013 at 2:50 am 0 comments

Frustration over the state of the diving industry in the 60s paired with long conversations over a bottle of Johnny Walker served as the springboard for what is today the Professional Association of Dive Instructors – or PADI as most of us call it. Founders John Cronin and Ralph Erickson […]

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Beginners’ guide to buying a dive light

Beginners’ guide to buying a dive light

17 November, 2013 at 2:51 am 0 comments

A dive light, also called an underwater torch, is a great piece of equipment to own. For night dives, your torch will illuminate dark waters to help you discover the underwater treasures of the evening hours. Dive lights are also useful for day dives, providing critical light when exploring cracks, […]

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What can you do with a Sponge?

What can you do with a Sponge?

14 November, 2013 at 2:29 am 0 comments

Edited Guest blog  from Martina Milanese*   What can you do with a sponge? They are all around us. They where here before us. And we hardly know about them…Thinking of mysterious monsters? Relax! It’s just … Sponges! Whether you dive in the sea, lakes or even in rivers, Sponges will […]

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US Coast Guard Cutter Alexander Hamilton

US Coast Guard Cutter Alexander Hamilton

9 November, 2013 at 2:34 am 0 comments

After 3 years planning and hard work by our good  friends and PADI TecRec divers Team Blue Immersion and their sponsors OceanReef they finally premiered their full documentary about Iceland and the Alexander Hamilton to an expectant crowd at the DEMA 2013 dive industry show in Florida. The expedition was based around the discovery in […]

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ScubaEarth Turns One

ScubaEarth Turns One

8 November, 2013 at 3:31 am 0 comments

Happy Birthday ScubaEarth! Just over 1 year ago we launched ScubaEarth to give divers a choice to go digital when logging dives. Our aim is to make it easier to keep your favorite dives all reachable with just a few clicks. Not only that but ScubaEarth is also a divers’ community. […]

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Share to Win with ScubaEarth

Share to Win with ScubaEarth

5 November, 2013 at 1:29 am 0 comments

Share to win. Yes, it’s that simple. You can win a whole range of great PADI ScubaEarth® goodies simply by sharing your ScubaEarth.com activity during November and December 2013! What can I win? Well, you stand a chance of winning ScubaEarth branded items such as backpacks, hats, blankets, t-shirts, toys and […]

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