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Dive Downbelow Marine & Wildlife Adventures

Dive Downbelow Marine & Wildlife Adventures

29 June, 2014 at 4:43 pm 0 comments

Another group of Royal Gurkha Rifles visit Borneo!     A group of brave and fearless Royal Gurkha Rifles of the British Army visited Dive Downbelow Marine & Wildlife Adventures – premier PADI 5 Star Instructor Development Centre on Gaya Island in Borneo recently – to rest and relax from […]

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Big Bubble Dive from Gili Trawangan chooses the PADI system of Diver Education

Big Bubble Dive from Gili Trawangan chooses the PADI system of Diver Education

10 June, 2014 at 10:04 pm 0 comments

Congratulations to Big Bubble Dive, a PADI Dive Centre on the island of Gili Trawangan in Indonesia, who recently made the decision to soley select the PADI system of diver education and only offer PADI courses at their dive resort. Anna Walker, the owner of Big Bubble Dive, said “Big […]

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Ban’s Diving Resort – 150,000th PADI Certification Milestone

Ban’s Diving Resort – 150,000th PADI Certification Milestone

5 June, 2014 at 9:38 pm 0 comments

PADI Asia Pacific Executives were joined in Thailand by Drew Richardson, President and Chief Executive Officer of PADI Worldwide, to celebrate an incredible milestone in the diving industry on 9th May, 2014. Ban’s Diving Resort in Koh Tao, Thailand, had accomplished the milestone of reaching 150,000 PADI certifications, atruly remarkable […]

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Kids Scuba wins “Outstanding Contribution to Diver Education – 2014” Award

Kids Scuba wins “Outstanding Contribution to Diver Education – 2014” Award

4 June, 2014 at 5:15 pm 0 comments

Syed Abd Rahman, PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer and Director of Kids Scuba in Malaysia, paid a visit in late May to the PADI Asia Pacific office. Kids Scuba, a PADI 5 Star Dive Centre, have been providing children in Kuala Lumpur access to the great sport that is scuba […]

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World Oceans Day Event in Malaysia

World Oceans Day Event in Malaysia

26 May, 2014 at 12:29 am 0 comments

World Oceans Day is the official UN-designated international day of ocean celebration. On June 8th each year, we celebrate the ocean, its importance in our lives, and how we can protect it. The 2013/14 two-year theme is “Together we have the power to protect the ocean!” On June 8th, many […]

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Conservation and Fund-Raising Day in Malaysia

Conservation and Fund-Raising Day in Malaysia

11 May, 2014 at 10:52 pm 0 comments

It was a good day for conservation on the 25th April 2014 when PADI 5 Star Instructor Development Centre, Downbelow Marine and Wildlife Adventures joined forces with Hyatt Regency Kota Kinabalu for a day of awareness and fund raising, including a cleanup and mangrove planting project at Gaya Island, Borneo. […]

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