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Never. Give. Up.

Never. Give. Up.

10 July, 2015 at 2:28 am Comments are Disabled

This article was written by guest blogger, PADI Regional Manager, Jonas Samuelsson. During the 4-6th of June former Navy Seal Officer and PADI Assistant Instructor Walaa Wael Abbas broke the Guinness World Record for the longest dive in the history. Captain Abbas spend a total of 51 hours and 24 minutes […]

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Don’t Miss the PADI Women’s Dive Day Event on Catalina Island

Don’t Miss the PADI Women’s Dive Day Event on Catalina Island

9 July, 2015 at 11:00 am Comments are Disabled

Don’t forget to register for PADI’s inaugural Women’s Dive Day event in Avalon, California (Catalina Island) on Saturday, July 18th. PADI, along with Cressi, DUI, Huish Outdoors (Bare and Zeagle), ScubaPro and Sherwood will be giving away great prizes throughout the day to those who participate in raffles and the underwater […]

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Estrella Navarro Breaks 3 National Freediving Records

Estrella Navarro Breaks 3 National Freediving Records

8 July, 2015 at 9:33 am Comments are Disabled

Estrella Navarro recently broke three freediving records for her country of Mexico in one breath during this year’s Caribbean Cup in Roatan, Honduras on June 2, 2015. We caught up with the freediving champion to ask her some questions, so find out more about Estrella’s road to success: What led to your […]

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Dives with a Difference Contest: The Winners

Dives with a Difference Contest: The Winners

2 July, 2015 at 2:44 am Comments are Disabled

Congratulations to the recent winners of our Dives with a Difference contest! For Dives with a Difference, we asked divers to send us pictures or videos of dive sites which are out of the normal scuba box – the places we don’t always dive every day, locations that need specialist […]

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Australia International Dive Expo 2015

Australia International Dive Expo 2015

1 July, 2015 at 7:25 pm Comments are Disabled

After a successful debut in 2014, the Australia International Dive Expo (AIDE) is returning in September to the Royal Hall of Industries in Sydney, Australia for another fun-filled weekend showcasing all things scuba! This year AIDE will host a ‘Try Dive’ pool where those new to scuba diving can experience breathing underwater in a […]

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Adventure Tourism and Ecotourism Award for Rainforest Scuba

Adventure Tourism and Ecotourism Award for Rainforest Scuba

29 June, 2015 at 9:53 pm Comments are Disabled

Luana Royle, a PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor from Finch Hatton in Queensland had an evening to remember when her business, Rainforest Scuba was awarded – not one, but two – Mackay Region Tourism Awards. Luana successfully took out the Award for Eco Tourism and the Mackay Regional Council Award […]

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