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New Certification Card Helps Protect Mantas

New Certification Card Helps Protect Mantas

7 February, 2013 at 8:26 pm 1 comment

Manta rays are incredible creatures and any diver who has been lucky enough to dive alongside one of these beautiful creatures will be able to tell you how truly amazing they are. Unfortunately, mantas are at risk of extinction and PADI is proud to support Project AWARE and divers in their conversation efforts […]

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Video of the Week: Diver Rescues Dolphin

Video of the Week: Diver Rescues Dolphin

25 January, 2013 at 8:00 am 0 comments

One of this week’s hot news stories is of an entangled dolphin being rescued by a diver. Even dolphins know divers are the guardians of our seas! The rescue was captured on video, and if you haven’t come across this video on CNN, BBC, etc., it’s a must-see. The video […]

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PADI on Instagram – @paditv

PADI on Instagram – @paditv

16 December, 2012 at 3:41 pm 0 comments

PADI is now on Instagram so you can share your love of scuba diving on your mobile device! The Instagram account features daily pics from divers all around the world. To be featured on the PADI Instagram account simply ‘hashtag’ your favorite scuba diving pics with #PADI.  So get snapping […]

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Kids Sea Camps 2013

Kids Sea Camps 2013

29 November, 2012 at 9:31 pm 2 comments

Join a Kids Sea Camp in 2013! Sponsored by PADI Diving Society and Sport Diver magazine , Kids Sea Camp offers a full week of diving and activities for adults and kids ages 4-18. Experience a full week’s schedule of events, educational programs and PADI courses. To reserve your space […]

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Paralympic Athlete and PADI Divemaster Ryan Chalmers finishes the PUSH across Cayman Islands

Paralympic Athlete and PADI Divemaster Ryan Chalmers finishes the PUSH across Cayman Islands

27 November, 2012 at 12:56 pm 1 comment

  On Saturday, 24 November 2012 Stay-Focused alumnus, Paralympian and PADI Divemaster Ryan Chalmers, pushed his racing chair across Grand Cayman, an 88 kilometre/55-mile route, in just over five hours. Push Across Cayman was an amazing event and represented the start of the Push Across America campaign, which will launch […]

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Paralympic Athlete Ryan Chalmers on PUSH to Help Disabled Divers

Paralympic Athlete Ryan Chalmers on PUSH to Help Disabled Divers

8 November, 2012 at 7:31 pm 1 comment

After competing in four T54 wheelchair racing events at the London Paralympic Games, Ryan Chalmers set his sights on changing the perception of disability sports as whole. He isn’t a disabled person who participates in sports; he’s a world class athlete, who also happens to have a disability. Taking his […]

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