Riley McNamaraRiley McNamara

“Scuba diving helped me find my place in the world. I made friends and it brought me out of my shell. It has taught me perseverance and responsibility.” In less than one year, PADI Master Scuba DiverTM, Riley McNamara, completed the PADI Open Water Diver, Advanced Open Water Diver, Enriched […]

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Entry method Giant StrideEntry method Giant Stride

“A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” – Confucius   Since every dive starts with an entry, it’s important to know the different techniques for different environments. When making this decision, start by answering these three questions. What is the surface like where you’re entering? Is it...

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9 Must-Dive Sites in Floridadevil's den in florida

With nearly 1,350 miles of coastline making up the state of Florida, and an abundance of freshwater springs and lakes to explore, the Sunshine State doesn’t skimp when it comes to places to dive. Here are nine of Florida’s must-do dive sites. USS Oriskany Located 22 miles south of Pensacola, […]

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Bali - USAT LibertySeven of the Best Dive Sites in Bali

Depending where you are in the world, Bali will conjure up different ideas. If you’re Australian, you’ll probably think of Bintang singlets and beach bars. If you’re from the rest of the world, you’re probably more likely to picture the beautiful beaches and bright colours. Wherever you’re from, there’s one […]

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How PADI Divers Around the World are Fighting to Protect Our OceanHow PADI Divers Around the World are Fighting to Protect Our Ocean

Recently, as part of our #PADI4Conservation contest, we asked the PADI community to share with us how they’re actively bringing awareness to ocean health and protecting the ocean. Needless to say, we were overwhelmed by all the incredible entries! We could only choose four winners, but we wanted to share […]

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