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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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Favorite PADI Dive Shop Winner

Favorite PADI Dive Shop Winner

6 November, 2012 at 7:18 pm 0 comments

The winner of the PADI Dive Shop Appreciation Contest is Abyss Scuba Diving!   This a great achievement for Abyss Scuba Diving which is based in Sydney, Australia. It is a true testament to all their dedicated staff that help transform people’s lives through diving and they have now been selected as the ‘favorite PADI dive shop’ […]

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White Whale Mimics Divers

White Whale Mimics Divers

28 October, 2012 at 6:57 pm 0 comments

Researchers at the National Marine Mammal Foundation in California have found the mysterious voice telling divers to get out of the water. Researchers now believe that the voice is that of a teenage white whale called NOC. The researchers have suggested that the white whale may be attempting to make […]

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Miss Scuba International 2012

Miss Scuba International 2012

24 October, 2012 at 8:40 pm 0 comments

Miss Scuba International 2012 is now in full swing! While there has been many beauty pageants held in the past, many embracing great causes, none have focused on our oceans. Life on Earth as we know it today began with our oceans. Thus, the organizers of Miss Scuba International decided that it was […]

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Go Eco Phuket a huge success

Go Eco Phuket a huge success

2 October, 2012 at 11:03 pm 0 comments

Sunday saw the world’s largest Dive Against Debris underwater cleanup take place in Phuket, Thailand, in support of Project AWARE’s Dive Against Debris month of action. Go Eco Phuket saw over 500 divers and 200 volunteers unite to help make a positive difference to the underwater environment. Supported by the Thai Government, PADI Dive Shops, PADI Professionals, […]

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