Over the the previous 50 years, PADI has been The Method the World Learns to Dive – and we couldn’t do that with out our PADI Execs! PADI Execs change numerous lives annually, and we requested you to appoint the trainer, Divemaster, or Assistant Teacher who impressed you all through your scuba diving journey. Whether or not it was serving to you overcome a specific worry, or simply creating your expertise patiently, we acquired many encouraging tales and galvanizing phrases about your PADI Execs. We’re excited to announce the under winners of this yr’s I Love My PADI Professional contest!
1st Place PADI Professional Prize Winner: Shaun Schuster
Entrant: Carissa Schuster
“I married my dive teacher, his endurance with me, his confidence, information and professionalism are what attracted me to him. We acquired married in entrance of our favourite dive website the place he requested me to be his girlfriend underwater. I'm so comfortable that diving has introduced us so shut. Thanks PADI for making such an exquisite dive teacher for me to satisfy!”
2nd Place PADI Professional Prize Winner: Stefano Sindici
Entrant: Federica Sindici
“S-cuba Diving really modified my life, T-hanks to my favourite PADI Professional and his E-nthusiasm in the direction of his job and the underwater world! F-ear was modified in true ardour and love because of him, who A-mazed me from my very first plunge within the ocean! N-ever will I be grateful sufficient to him for altering my life and he O-bviously is my true HERO: my favourite PADI Professional, my teacher however most essential, my brother endlessly! Thanks Stefano, my love for you is as deep because the ocean that you simply made me fall in love with!”
third Place PADI Professional Prize Winner: Mark Pendley
Entrant: Noah Rattner
Prizes: $100 value of PADI Swag for PADI Professional and entrant.
“I had the good fortune of getting Mark Pendley (MSDT) as my teacher for Rescue Diver in Summer time 2015. Mark goes past the PADI requirements for every RD course and really allows every scholar to seek out their place in an emergency state of affairs. Between his real looking simulation weekend, private testimony, and taking college students to a hyperbaric chamber, he really units the stage for college kids to take the subsequent step and grow to be a PADI Professional. Mark takes satisfaction in each scholar he works with and really encourages every scholar to understand their diving potential.”
Curious about turning into a PADI Professional? Learn more here.