The ocean is a miraculous place full of beauty and wonder. From the vibrant marine life to the incredible landscapes that can be found beneath the waters, it isn’t hard to understand why so many people take to scuba diving. After all, isn’t the ocean’s beauty one of the reasons why you love to scuba...
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PADI is excited to announce that the first ever PADI Instructor Evaluation (IE) is scheduled to take place in Brunei on the 15th & 16th February 2014. The PADI IE will be attended by several candidates who are undertaking the PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor Course (OWSI) from across the region.  Brunei is truly a hidden gem...
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  Growing up watching the American TV Series ‘Sea Hunt’ was Martin Edwards’ first introduction to the world of scuba diving and he hasn't looked back since. Martin’s inspirational childhood lead him to his PADI certification in 1984 on the Great Barrier Reef, Australia.  In 1986 Martin bought his first camera, marking the beginning of...
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Picture this: an old, grizzled, wizened Guru, sitting in a rocking chair on the porch - skin wrinkled with the water of many dives - breaking into that tired, old refrain, "Harrumph. Back when I was your age we didn't have all this newfangled digital media. We just had a mask, fins, a BCD and...
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If you’re looking for a new dive destination to visit this year, there is a perfect spot to satisfy both the diver and vacationer in you: the Philippines. With long stretches of coral reefs, pleasantly warm water, a tropical climate and beautiful white sandy beaches, the Philippines is more than just another diving destination. It...
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As scuba divers, you know how frustrating it can be to witness the damage and harm being done to our beloved waters. Now it’s time to take a stand and protect the oceans that you love so much. Project AWARE’s My Ocean can help you make a difference online and provides a platform where you...
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