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Your Vote Counts!  Help Fund an Ocean Action Project

Your Vote Counts! Help Fund an Ocean Action Project

2 December, 2013 at 2:00 pm 0 comments

Help a conservation dream come true! Project AWARE’s Ocean Action Project supports individuals working on ocean and marine life protection at a local level. Show your support for these ocean heroes by visiting the Project AWARE Facebook page,  and voting for your favorite finalist in the Ocean Action project. These […]

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Photo Contest Winner David Valencia – The Story Behind the Shot

Photo Contest Winner David Valencia – The Story Behind the Shot

25 November, 2013 at 3:00 pm 0 comments

In 2014, every PADI Diving Society member will receive a membership card with this amazing whale shark photo from photographer David Valencia. David, a marine biologist and PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer has logged more than 7000 dives and currently works on the Solmar V liveaboard out of Cabo San […]

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We Asked PADI Staff: What Was Your First Job?

We Asked PADI Staff: What Was Your First Job?

12 November, 2013 at 11:02 am 0 comments

Alan Jan – Manager Instructor Development My first job was as a pastry chef. I learned from one of the best chocolatier in Switzerland (at the time)and was specialized in truffles, fine chocolates and other pastries. I later on worked for several high end hotels and learned to be a […]

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Humpback Whale saved by PADI Dive Instructor

Humpback Whale saved by PADI Dive Instructor

11 November, 2013 at 9:01 pm 0 comments

PADI Dive Instructor, Sam Jupe is being referred to as a hero. Earlier this month Sam was on a holiday in Fiji when he performed an incredible whale rescue.  While on a charter boat, Sam noticed the distressed whale, which had its tail tangled in commercial fishing gear. Sam reports […]

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ScubaEarth Turns One

ScubaEarth Turns One

8 November, 2013 at 3:31 am 0 comments

Happy Birthday ScubaEarth! Just over 1 year ago we launched ScubaEarth to give divers a choice to go digital when logging dives. Our aim is to make it easier to keep your favorite dives all reachable with just a few clicks. Not only that but ScubaEarth is also a divers’ community. […]

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PADI Underwater Video Contest is Now Open!

PADI Underwater Video Contest is Now Open!

5 November, 2013 at 6:38 pm 0 comments

Do you have a passion for the underwater world and want to share it through video? The PADI Underwater Video Contest has now begun! The underwater world is an amazing place to explore and videos are a fantastic way to showcase the very best of what the marine environment has […]

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