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6 Dive Sites That Will Give You Goosebumps

6 Dive Sites That Will Give You Goosebumps

29 October, 2015 at 1:17 pm Comments are Disabled

Guest post by Emily Krak From eerie shipwrecks to underwater cemeteries, here are six spooky dive sites that will give you the creeps. Truk Lagoon, Micronesia If you are looking for a thrill-seeking adventure, visit the ghost fleet of Truk Lagoon, also known as Chuuk. With more than 50 major […]

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“What’s Your #myPADI Story?” Contest Winners Announced

“What’s Your #myPADI Story?” Contest Winners Announced

29 October, 2015 at 9:49 am Comments are Disabled

From underwater weddings to first dive experiences and expressions of gratitude toward PADI instructors, we received hundreds of uplifting and inspiring submissions to our “What’s Your #myPADI Story?” contest. Thank you to all who entered! It was no easy task choosing our three winners, but we hope these diverse accounts of what it means […]

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An Interview with Daniel Cotgrave, PADI Rescue Diver

An Interview with Daniel Cotgrave, PADI Rescue Diver

28 October, 2015 at 2:32 am Comments are Disabled

PADI recently interviewed Daniel Cotgrave, from Spain, who completed his PADI Rescue Diver course this summer. Read on to hear more about his experience of the course and why he would recommend it to other divers.

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My PADI Interview: Jennifer Idol

My PADI Interview: Jennifer Idol

7 October, 2015 at 12:28 pm Comments are Disabled

“The direction of my career developed through PADI. Professionally, I was a graphic designer and photographer while I developed my scuba skills through continuing education. Taking ongoing classes helped me be a part of a community of like-minded divers who put safety first and had fun all the while.” Inspiration […]

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What Does it Take to be an Ice Diver?

What Does it Take to be an Ice Diver?

7 October, 2015 at 7:43 am Comments are Disabled

Why stop when your local dive site freezes in the winter? Ice diving expands your diving season and delivers a rewarding challenge. The crystal clear visibility and upside down ice mountains make for a spectacular view, perfect for videographers and photographers. So what does it take to join the PADI Ice […]

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Four Types of Diving Every New Diver Should Try

Four Types of Diving Every New Diver Should Try

1 October, 2015 at 9:34 am Comments are Disabled

Now that you have an open water certification, you’ve set your sights on gaining more experience. You’re interested learning more and like the idea of taking specialty courses because you’ll have the guidance of a PADI professional. If the long list of specialty courses makes your mask spin, here’s a […]

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