Post Tagged with: "scuba diving"

Replacement Cards- Stephen Frink

Replacement Cards- Stephen Frink

4 May, 2015 at 6:00 am Comments are Disabled

Whether you want to update your card or replace the one you lost in the sand, be ready for your next adventure with the PADI certification card that suits you best. What type of dive makes you most excited? Getting up close and personal with a manta ray, putting it […]

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Improve Dive Skills at Total Submersion- Bonaire

Improve Dive Skills at Total Submersion- Bonaire

1 May, 2015 at 6:00 am Comments are Disabled

What if you could combine your love for warm, clear dive adventures with new friends and simultaneously hone your skills? That’s exactly what happens when you spend a week in Bonaire at PADI Diving Society’s 2015 Total Submersion event. Here are three ways you’ll improve your skills while having the time […]

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How Small Changes Make a Big Difference: Céline Cousteau Discusses Travel and Sustainability

How Small Changes Make a Big Difference: Céline Cousteau Discusses Travel and Sustainability

30 April, 2015 at 10:25 am Comments are Disabled

Guest Blog By Contiki Vacations Wanderlust takes us to distant lands or deep below the surface of the vast ocean that covers more than 70 percent of the surface of the planet. We come face-to-face with unspoiled ecosystems, experience new customs and culture, and discover a new piece of ourselves […]

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10 Tips for Easy Equalizing

10 Tips for Easy Equalizing

29 April, 2015 at 7:27 am Comments are Disabled

Featured from DAN (Divers Alert Network) Middle-ear equalization is a basic, required diver skill that enables the equalization of the pressure in the sinuses and middle-ear spaces with ambient pressure. Here are 10 tips for easy equalizing: 1. Listen for the “pop” Before you even board the boat, make sure that […]

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Your Scuba View Contest- Winners Announced 

Your Scuba View Contest- Winners Announced 

28 April, 2015 at 8:21 am Comments are Disabled

Congratulations to the four winners of the PADI Your Scuba View photo contest! The contest asked for users to share their personal view of scuba diving including topside and/or underwater highlights of scuba diving including, but not limited to, dive buddies, shore, pool or boat dives, specialty courses, marine life, unusual dive […]

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History of the Safety Stop

History of the Safety Stop

27 April, 2015 at 6:00 am Comments are Disabled

Today, safety stops are a common practice. Every diver knows that before ascending, one should stop at 5 metres / 15 feet for three minutes to help off-gas the nitrogen absorbed while diving. The safety stop not only slows the release of nitrogen, which reduces the risk of decompression sickness, […]

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