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Sipadan’s New Underwater Marshals

Sipadan’s New Underwater Marshals

9 March, 2016 at 7:22 pm Comments are Disabled

Last July, Sabah’s State Government appointed 6,846.5 hectares or coral reef surrounding Pulau Sipadan as a protected park in an effort to preserve marine life in the area. Previously only the 13.5 hectares of land was protected, restricting Sabah Parks from enforcing conservation laws in the surrounding waters. A ceremony […]

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Young Surfing Champ Certified as a PADI Diver with Downbelow

Young Surfing Champ Certified as a PADI Diver with Downbelow

7 January, 2016 at 4:29 pm Comments are Disabled

As far as the staff at Downbelow in Malaysia were concerned, Samuel Marque was “possibly the most famous person to have ever visited our premier PADI 5 Star Instructor Development Centre on Gaya Island” and they were all thrilled to meet the young celebrity. Over the weekend before Christmas, 13-year-old […]

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Congratulations to Kids Scuba for Certifying their First Disabled Divers

Congratulations to Kids Scuba for Certifying their First Disabled Divers

7 October, 2015 at 5:33 pm Comments are Disabled

PADI is excited to hear that Kids Scuba, based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, have just certified two disabled divers from the University of Malaya Medical Center (UMMC) in Kuala Lumpur. The Five Star Dive Centre has been successfully conducting scuba diving courses with kids and teens since 2004, and have […]

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Clement Lee appointed as Tourism Advisor of Malaysia

Clement Lee appointed as Tourism Advisor of Malaysia

23 July, 2015 at 4:20 pm Comments are Disabled

Industry pioneer, icon and distinguished PADI Course Director, Clement Lee has been appointed as a Tourism Advisor of Malaysia to represent and help promote the diving industry in Malaysia. In recent press announcements, Tourism Malaysia described Clement Lee as, “the embodiment of the entrepreneurial dive industry pioneer, a staunch conservationist […]

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Kids Scuba ‘A Day for Sharing’ program provides scuba training for adolescents

Kids Scuba ‘A Day for Sharing’ program provides scuba training for adolescents

18 May, 2015 at 11:30 pm Comments are Disabled

Kids Scuba in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia recently hosted the successful “A Day for Sharing” program, where they organised aquatic experiences for kids, teenagers and youths from two local orphanages. Following on from this successful event, four orphan boys aged 18 – 21 years old, were individually selected for a ‘Zero […]

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Kids Scuba host ‘A Day for Sharing’ in Kuala Lumpur

Kids Scuba host ‘A Day for Sharing’ in Kuala Lumpur

14 May, 2015 at 10:29 pm Comments are Disabled

Every year, Kids Scuba – a PADI 5 Star Dive Centre – host an event to share their aquatic experiences with kids, teenagers and young adults from orphanage homes in the vicinity of Kuala Lumpur. This year the event was held at the Maybank Training Academy swimming pool in Bangi, […]

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