Press releases

DAN Awards Prestigious Hamilton Research Grant to Jens-Christian Meiners

DURHAM, NC – July 17, 2019 – Divers Alert Network® (DAN) has awarded the 2019 DAN/R.W. Hamilton Dive Medicine Research Grant to Dr. Jens-Christian Meiners to fund his research in the mechanics of... more

Global PADI Women’s Dive Day Events Give Back to Our Blue Planet

 On 20 July 2019, PADI Dive Centers and Resorts will host thousands of divers for PADI Women’s Dive Day, a global celebration of shared adventure... more

NAUI Worldwide Releases Schedule of Events for DEMA Show 2019

Tampa, Fla. (July 16, 2019) – The National Association of Underwater Instructors (NAUI) Worldwide, a leader in diver training and education, is pleased to announce the release of its 2019 DEMA... more

DAN Encourages Divers to Enjoy Lobster Mini Season Safely

DURHAM, NC – July 10, 2019 – Florida’s Spiny Lobster Sport Season (“mini season”) is only two weeks away. The annual two-day event, which will take place on July 24 and 25, is eagerly anticipated... more

NAUI Announces Launch of Green Diver Initiative Strategic Plan

Tampa, Fla., (June 18, 2019) – The National Association of Underwater Instructors (NAUI Worldwide) is pleased to announce that the Green Diver Board of Directors has made recent updates and... more

ADEX Asia Dive Expo goes to China this July

ADEX Asia Dive Expo is back in China this July with new diving and ocean conservation programmes and activities fit for Summer in Shanghai and Beijing.

Would you like to dive some unexplored sites in Chechnya?

Belgian diving school, Divemonkey, organizes an expedition to explore lakes and caves in Chechnya next September.

Divemonkey is seeking additional sponsors to offset the costs of the... more

Our Most Oceanpositive Life Collection to Date

We are proud to present you our Summer 19 Life Collection printed in water-based inks on 100% organic cotton, bringing you our most OceanPositive range to date. Scuba divers and freedivers appear... more

Australia International Dive Expo is back to focus on marine conservation

For the third consecutive year, the Australia International Dive Expo (AIDE) will once again take place at the International... more

Shark Angels 2019 Online Auction for World Oceans Day

Shark Angels, a U.S. based non-profit dedicated to protecting sharks worldwide, is thrilled to launch their 3rd World Oceans Day online auction May 27- June 9.

Introducing GearLog - a 100% free web app that manages equipment for scuba diving

Now you can track your scuba gear and record inspections & servicing for free with GearLog.

Malaysia International Dive Expo is back for the 14th year

Find 150+ exhibitors, 10k+ visitors, 30+ lucky-draw prizes, the brand new high-tech B2B Networking Platform, Thai cave rescue divers as speakers, Let’s Save the Ocean dialogue, try-dives in the on... more

NAUI Worldwide to Sponsor Evening Party at Scuba Show Expo

Tampa, Fla. (April 23, 2019) – The National Association of Underwater Instructors (NAUI) Worldwide returns to California’s Long Beach Convention Center on May 4-5, 2019, for the annual Scuba Show... more

The DEMA Show 2019 Website is Now LIVE! is now updated and LIVE for the 2019 Show!

The Socorro Vortex is now Operating

The Myth is Real: The Socorro Vortex is now Operating and she Exceeded all Expectations. On April 13th 2019, the Socorro Vortex sailed for the Socorro Archipelago, taking her first 14 guests to... more

Solomon Islands dive operators to establish formal association

A major step forward for the future promotion and development of the Solomon Islands dive tourism sector, the destination’s main dive operators have agreed to combine resources to create a formal... more