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 […]Read more ›
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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 […]Read more ›
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 […]Read more ›
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 […]Read more ›
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 […]Read more ›
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, […]Read more ›