Diving

A Champion Freediver Discusses Fitness for Scuba Divers

A Champion Freediver Discusses Fitness for Scuba Divers

8 March, 2015 at 6:00 am Comments are Disabled

Guest blogger: John Kinsella Estrella Navarro knows a thing or two about freediving and fitness. She holds a bronze medal from the 2013 freediving world championships in Greece and she recently reclaimed two Mexican national freediving records (she now holds 14) at Vertical Blue competition in the Bahamas. She’s also […]

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6 Reasons Divers Adore Bonaire (and you will too)

6 Reasons Divers Adore Bonaire (and you will too)

4 March, 2015 at 8:46 pm Comments are Disabled

1.  Crazy Amount of Fish Consistently ranked as one of the Caribbean’s top dive destinations on many reader’s choice awards, Bonaire is home to more than 470 fish species. Abundance is an understatement. Bonaire’s reefs contain virtually every single macro critter from the Reef Fish: Caribbean ID book and the […]

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REVEALED: What Really Happens at Total Submersion (Divers tell all)

REVEALED: What Really Happens at Total Submersion (Divers tell all)

25 February, 2015 at 5:44 pm Comments are Disabled

The PADI Diving Society has organized unforgettable diving, parties and like-minded friendships for over 15 years. But what really goes on at these unique dive vacations? Veteran PADI Diving Society party goers reveal the top top reasons why they’ve already signed up for Total Submersion 2015 in Bonaire: a week-long dive event […]

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South Africa’s Sardine Run

South Africa’s Sardine Run

25 February, 2015 at 3:35 am Comments are Disabled

The eternal search for the best dive ever. Imagine watching a pod of common dolphins come up from the depths to force a shoal of sardines to the surface.

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We Asked PADI Staff: What is Your Favorite Scuba Course and Why?

We Asked PADI Staff: What is Your Favorite Scuba Course and Why?

17 February, 2015 at 6:00 am Comments are Disabled

We asked PADI Staff to tell us about their favorite scuba course – one they took as a diver, or their favorite course to teach as an instructor. Mary Kaye Hester – PADI Training (Americas) Rescue Diver – I loved the feeling of empowerment it gave me when I took […]

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5 Facts About Sea Otters

5 Facts About Sea Otters

16 February, 2015 at 2:52 pm Comments are Disabled

As a scuba diver, you get the opportunity to encounter all kinds of animals and marine life. Scuba diving underwater is akin to visiting another world, however what you’re able to see is largely dictated by factors such as visibility, time of year, geographic location and sometimes just plain luck. Although […]

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