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Clement Lee appointed as Tourism Advisor of Malaysia

Clement Lee appointed as Tourism Advisor of Malaysia

23 July, 2015 at 4:20 pm Comments are Disabled

Industry pioneer, icon and distinguished PADI Course Director, Clement Lee has been appointed as a Tourism Advisor of Malaysia to represent and help promote the diving industry in Malaysia. In recent press announcements, Tourism Malaysia described Clement Lee as, “the embodiment of the entrepreneurial dive industry pioneer, a staunch conservationist […]

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Total Sub Bonaire Recap – Time Flies When You’re Having Fun

Total Sub Bonaire Recap – Time Flies When You’re Having Fun

10 July, 2015 at 8:00 am Comments are Disabled

As I scan the terminal at the Flamingo International Airport in Bonaire, I see many of the Total Submersion attendees preparing for their flights home and I smile because most of them remind me of good times spent with great people. Right away I see John Landes, a PADI Open […]

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Never. Give. Up.

Never. Give. Up.

10 July, 2015 at 2:28 am Comments are Disabled

This article was written by guest blogger, PADI Regional Manager, Jonas Samuelsson. During the 4-6th of June former Navy Seal Officer and PADI Assistant Instructor Walaa Wael Abbas broke the Guinness World Record for the longest dive in the history. Captain Abbas spend a total of 51 hours and 24 minutes […]

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Don’t Miss the PADI Women’s Dive Day Event on Catalina Island

Don’t Miss the PADI Women’s Dive Day Event on Catalina Island

9 July, 2015 at 11:00 am Comments are Disabled

Don’t forget to register for PADI’s inaugural Women’s Dive Day event in Avalon, California (Catalina Island) on Saturday, July 18th. PADI, along with Cressi, DUI, Huish Outdoors (Bare and Zeagle), ScubaPro and Sherwood will be giving away great prizes throughout the day to those who participate in raffles and the underwater […]

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Estrella Navarro Breaks 3 National Freediving Records

Estrella Navarro Breaks 3 National Freediving Records

8 July, 2015 at 9:33 am Comments are Disabled

Estrella Navarro recently broke three freediving records for her country of Mexico in one breath during this year’s Caribbean Cup in Roatan, Honduras on June 2, 2015. We caught up with the freediving champion to ask her some questions, so find out more about Estrella’s road to success: What led to your […]

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Dives with a Difference Contest: The Winners

Dives with a Difference Contest: The Winners

2 July, 2015 at 2:44 am Comments are Disabled

Congratulations to the recent winners of our Dives with a Difference contest! For Dives with a Difference, we asked divers to send us pictures or videos of dive sites which are out of the normal scuba box – the places we don’t always dive every day, locations that need specialist […]

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