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Why You Need DAN Insurance

Why You Need DAN Insurance

2 May, 2014 at 1:52 pm 0 comments

Dive smarter with DAN.  Whether you plan to dive once a year or once a day, DAN membership and insurance are as essential for dive safety as your PADI training and dive gear. As the leader in dive training, PADI recognizes DAN’s commitment to diver safety.  PADI chooses DAN and […]

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I Heart My PADI Pro – Contest Winners

I Heart My PADI Pro – Contest Winners

23 April, 2014 at 1:32 am 0 comments

Congratulations to the three winners of the I Heart My PADI Pro contest – Jennifer Lane, Melissa Leonard and Sally Watson. The I Heart My PADI Pro contest took place in February and March 2014 via the PADI Facebook page. PADI Divers were asked to nominate the PADI Professional who […]

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We Asked PADI Staff: What Do You Remember Most About Your First Scuba Dive?

We Asked PADI Staff: What Do You Remember Most About Your First Scuba Dive?

21 April, 2014 at 9:43 am 0 comments

Brigit Jager – PADI Training Consultant (Asia-Pacific) Wow… I really can see and breathe underwater, amazing! How beautiful, how totally mesmerizing, awesome, I want more of this!! [Also: should have done this years ago] LeRoy Wickham – Southwest and Central U.S. Regional Manager What do I remember most? How bloody […]

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Scuba Projects on Kickstarter and Indiegogo

Scuba Projects on Kickstarter and Indiegogo

16 April, 2014 at 11:18 am 0 comments

Crowdsourcing has become increasingly popular in recent years, and passionate divers have taken the plunge. While PADI’s favorite non-profit is Project AWARE, we wanted to report on some of the crowd-sourcing projects that are out there – perhaps one of you reading this post will be inspired to create the […]

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PADI Underwater Model Hernan Bermejo

PADI Underwater Model Hernan Bermejo

15 April, 2014 at 4:56 pm 0 comments

Hernan Bermejo is a familiar face to any PADI Diver who’s taken a course in the past few years. He appears in the new Open Water Diver materials and on the cover of our Scuba Tune-Up manual – among other places. We asked Hernan to tell us a little bit […]

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PADI Pets

PADI Pets

2 April, 2014 at 7:30 am 0 comments

Here at PADI we love all the creatures of the ocean, but we have a special place in our hearts for four-legged topside critters too! Below are some photos from PADI Staff of their furry friends. It’s a tough call, but who’s do you think is the cutest? Note from […]

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