Diving

Freshen Up with these Freshwater Dive Sites

Freshen Up with these Freshwater Dive Sites

23 July, 2014 at 3:42 pm 0 comments

You don’t always need salt water and sandy beaches to have an amazing dive. While many people primarily think that the ocean is the best and/or only place to go scuba diving, many other locations offer pristine conditions and budding aquatic life in fresh water. Lakes, springs, rivers, sink holes […]

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Take the plunge with the PADI Deep Diver course

Take the plunge with the PADI Deep Diver course

16 July, 2014 at 4:25 pm 0 comments

Divers are naturally adventurous people. It takes a certain type of person to want to strap on dive gear and swim alongside mysterious sea creatures in what is often uncharted territory. While there certainly is a tame side to recreational diving, there is plenty of room to expand on the […]

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Scuba Diving Career: FBI Dive Team

Scuba Diving Career: FBI Dive Team

16 July, 2014 at 11:00 am 0 comments

The FBI’s Underwater Search and Evidence Response Team (USERT) is a highly-trained group of Special Agents who investigate underwater crime scenes at a moment’s notice. The team is made up of specially-trained FBI Special Agents with minimum two years of FBI experience and an open water diver certification. Once selected, the […]

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Ten bucks can buy you a dive buddy

Ten bucks can buy you a dive buddy

15 July, 2014 at 8:00 am 0 comments

Okay, so maybe you can’t buy a dive buddies for $10 US but it will help convince them to get their PADI Open Water Diver course certification. Starting in August, PADI Facebook fans need only navigate to the PADI Special Offers page and share the offer for a $10 US […]

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Top liveaboard destinations in Asia Pacific

Top liveaboard destinations in Asia Pacific

13 July, 2014 at 5:58 pm 0 comments

Divers seeking a new scuba experience should consider liveaboard diving. In liveaboard diving, scuba divers have the opportunity to take the plunge in remote locations, dive multiple times in one day, see some incredible marine life and share many new memories with fellow divers. You can find great liveaboard trips […]

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We Asked PADI Staff: What’s Your Favorite Scuba Diving Innovation

We Asked PADI Staff: What’s Your Favorite Scuba Diving Innovation

13 July, 2014 at 1:00 pm 0 comments

We asked PADI Staff to name the biggest “game changing” innovation for scuba in the past 20 years. Their responses are below. Please leave your favorite scuba innovations in the comments section below.   Alan Jan – Supervisor, Instructor Development The tank-banger. I would no teach without it! This is […]

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