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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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National Geographic Channel Opportunity

National Geographic Channel Opportunity

19 March, 2014 at 9:26 am 0 comments

National Geographic Channel is looking for participants to compete in a new adventure survival challenge. It’s called “Man vs Water” and the basic premise is that two strangers are stranded on a life raft together on the open ocean. The challenge is to see how long they can last. The […]

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