Post Tagged with: "Diving"

“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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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 PADI Specialty Courses makes your mask spin, here’s […]

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Explore Costa Rica: Volcanoes, Bull Sharks and Top Dives

Explore Costa Rica: Volcanoes, Bull Sharks and Top Dives

17 August, 2015 at 1:36 pm Comments are Disabled

No matter what adventure you crave, you’ll find it in Costa Rica — both topside and underwater. You can surf world-class waves, hike along the foothills of an active volcano, speed through the rainforest canopy on a zip line or scuba dive with bull sharks. Did we mention there’s also volcano-heated hot springs to […]

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6 Tips for Making a Good Dive Great

6 Tips for Making a Good Dive Great

22 July, 2015 at 10:00 am Comments are Disabled

Ever have one of those dives where everything went wrong? Broken fin strap, low visibility, ear problems? While scuba diving can be one of life’s most rewarding experiences, we’re bound to have a “less than optimal” experience from time to time. You may be wondering if there are things you can do […]

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Spotlight on Szilvia Gogh, Stuntwoman and PADI Course Director

Spotlight on Szilvia Gogh, Stuntwoman and PADI Course Director

5 March, 2015 at 6:00 am Comments are Disabled

Stuntwoman and PADI Course Director Szilvia Gogh In honor of International Women’s Day (March 8th), PADI is spotlighting several women who have made important contributions to the sport of diving and introducing Women’s Dive Day, a series of dives and events to take place around the world on July 18th, […]

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