Diving

What’s Your Scuba Diver Nickname?

What’s Your Scuba Diver Nickname?

3 October, 2013 at 4:34 pm 0 comments

Some divers are fortunate (or unfortunate) to earn a scuba nickname. For example, at one of our PADI Diving Society events, I was dubbed Little Lungs by a guy we called Wrong Boat Bob. A few minutes of Googling turned up name generators for pirates, hobbits, and even third-string hockey […]

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5 Scuba Diving Bad Habits and How to Avoid Them

5 Scuba Diving Bad Habits and How to Avoid Them

30 September, 2013 at 10:00 am 0 comments

Last September I went on a liveaboard dive trip and saw my first hammerhead shark, followed by a barracuda tornado. I also saw some classic examples of scuba diving bad habits – from experienced divers no less! Liveaboards typically attract hardcore divers, and the boat I chose was no exception. […]

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Vote Now – 2014 PADI Diving Society Membership Card Photo Contest

Vote Now – 2014 PADI Diving Society Membership Card Photo Contest

28 September, 2013 at 6:00 am 0 comments

One of the ten photos (shown below) will be featured on the 2014 PADI Diving Society membership card and win special recognition for PADI and huge bragging rights. But we need your help to choose the winner! Check out the 10 finalists in the slideshow below, and vote for your […]

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PADI Distinctive Specialty Courses

PADI Distinctive Specialty Courses

26 September, 2013 at 5:00 am 0 comments

The next time you’re checking in for a dive, when other divers pull out their Advanced Open Water card or Deep Diver card, how’d you like to flash an Underwater Model certification card? If you’re looking for a unique scuba diving adventure, ask your PADI Instructor what distinctive specialties he […]

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Learn to Dive with PADI

Learn to Dive with PADI

24 September, 2013 at 3:35 am 0 comments

Have you ever been on a summer holiday, but felt like something was missing during the long hours spent on the beach? Do you wander around the water’s edge, contemplating what types of creatures call the space home? It’s time to change your intrigue into exciting adventure, and see why […]

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PADI Rescue Diver

PADI Rescue Diver

20 September, 2013 at 1:50 am 0 comments

PADI Rescue Diver = Confident. Responsible. Prepared.  A bit tired as well! Divers who have completed their PADI Rescue diver always talk about the course being the most rewarding and often most demanding PADI course they complete.  Many instructors also tell us how much they enjoy teaching it. As I woke […]

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