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History of the Safety Stop

History of the Safety Stop

27 April, 2015 at 6:00 am Comments are Disabled

Today, safety stops are a common practice. Every diver knows that before ascending, one should stop at 5 metres / 15 feet for three minutes to help off-gas the nitrogen absorbed while diving. The safety stop not only slows the release of nitrogen, which reduces the risk of decompression sickness, […]

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Inspire your old buddies to join you on your next dive trip

Inspire your old buddies to join you on your next dive trip

27 April, 2015 at 3:00 am Comments are Disabled

If you’ve already experienced the beauty of the underwater world, it would be no surprise if you were itching to get back into the water. But many divers find themselves holding back from planning their next dive adventure because they simply have no-one to dive with! You may know many […]

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PADI App Now Available in Multiple Languages!

PADI App Now Available in Multiple Languages!

24 April, 2015 at 7:58 am Comments are Disabled

The PADI App is the ultimate mobile hub for PADI divers, bringing a number of useful scuba tools to your fingertips whenever and wherever you may be travelling. Now, we are excited to announce that with the latest update release, the PADI App is now available to download free of […]

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Create a Digital Logbook on ScubaEarth®

Create a Digital Logbook on ScubaEarth®

13 April, 2015 at 4:40 am Comments are Disabled

Have you been diving recently but haven’t logged your dives because you can’t remember where your paper logbook is? Look no further. Help save trees and start logging your dives on ScubaEarth, and create a digital logbook of all your scuba adventures. Not only can you input the dive data […]

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6 Ways Scuba Divers Rule at Life

6 Ways Scuba Divers Rule at Life

18 March, 2015 at 2:24 am Comments are Disabled

Being a scuba diver is awesome. You breathe underwater, identify fish and experience weightlessness on every vacation. You have designated yourself as an ocean activist, and you’re well on your way to achieving Master Scuba Diver. Being the scuba diver in your group of friends is a big responsibility, but […]

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4 Yoga Moves for Divers to Stay Strong and Keep Calm

4 Yoga Moves for Divers to Stay Strong and Keep Calm

17 March, 2015 at 4:14 am Comments are Disabled

Whether you are an experienced yoga practitioner or can barely touch your toes, there are a few key yoga poses that can help improve your diving game when included as part of your general fitness regime. Brittny Wilson, yoga instructor and PADI Pro, recommends practicing yoga to help you prepare […]

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