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Check out the winner of the 2015 PADI Diving Society Membership Card Photo Contest

Check out the winner of the 2015 PADI Diving Society Membership Card Photo Contest

9 October, 2014 at 1:50 am 0 comments

During August and September, we called out for the next great photo to be featured as the 2015 PADI Diving Society membership card. Over 400 photo entries were received and narrowed down to a shortlist of 10 finalists. Fans and visitors to the PADI Facebook contest page were then asked to vote for the […]

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PADI Diving Society’s Ocean Safari: The Philippines

PADI Diving Society’s Ocean Safari: The Philippines

18 March, 2014 at 6:28 pm 0 comments

PADI Diving Society Members picked up their passports in February and headed to The Philippines for a week of diving adventures. Dumaguete, with its warm water, white sandy beaches as well as diverse culture and history, was the backdrop for this year’s first Ocean Safari. PADI 5 Star Dive Centre, […]

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Live the Diving Dream Contest (Asia Pacific)  – announcing the final winner!

Live the Diving Dream Contest (Asia Pacific) – announcing the final winner!

9 January, 2014 at 4:45 pm 0 comments

Congratulations to SOUNG NAM CHA – winner for December 2013    PADI’s Live the Diving Dream contest was held from the month of July to 31st December 2013, awarding monthly prizes of an Apple iPad to six new PADI Divemasters in the Asia Pacific territory. The winner in the contest […]

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Photo Contest Winner David Valencia – The Story Behind the Shot

Photo Contest Winner David Valencia – The Story Behind the Shot

25 November, 2013 at 3:00 pm 0 comments

In 2014, every PADI Diving Society member will receive a membership card with this amazing whale shark photo from photographer David Valencia. David, a marine biologist and PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer has logged more than 7000 dives and currently works on the Solmar V liveaboard out of Cabo San […]

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The PADI story: How frustration and scotch helped create the world’s biggest scuba organization

The PADI story: How frustration and scotch helped create the world’s biggest scuba organization

18 November, 2013 at 2:50 am 0 comments

Frustration over the state of the diving industry in the 60s paired with long conversations over a bottle of Johnny Walker served as the springboard for what is today the Professional Association of Dive Instructors – or PADI as most of us call it. Founders John Cronin and Ralph Erickson […]

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Find your sense of belonging by joining the PADI scuba community

Find your sense of belonging by joining the PADI scuba community

3 November, 2013 at 1:36 am 0 comments

As humans, it is important that we feel a sense of belonging in our lives. Every busy day is often filled with ups and downs and countless errands and tasks to complete. Without belonging to something special, life can sometimes feel like one big to-do list. By being a part […]

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