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04
Apr

No Cell Phones Allowed

 

Los Angeles, CA – April 4, 2015 - How’s the above-water world treating you lately? From the blare of your alarm clock in the morning, to traffic with its noise and frustration, the news tearing at you, your cell phone ringing. . .and that’s all before your work day even begins.
  
Even when we “get away”, these days, it’s hard to get away. We are always connected to our phones, computers, and the pressures that come with life. There is one place though, where very little of the surface world can touch us. It’s under the sea.

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23
May

Not Just A Summer Vacation idea with Kids

SCUBA Fun as a Family 

Los Angeles, CA – May 23, 2014 - The tween and teen years are some of the toughest for family vacations; the kids are too young for toys and to stay home alone, but too cool for the attractions-based vacations that used to work, and let's face it... not too many people are begging to keep your tween(s) or teen(s) for a week or so while you take off on vacation.

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26
Apr

Five Reasons to Try Scuba Diving

Try SCUBA Today & Learn the Secret

Los Angeles, CA – April 26, 2014 - The term SCUBA is an acronym for self contained underwater breathing apparatus. Scuba diving is underwater exploration while carrying the scuba gear like a backpack for the purpose of breathing underwater. Scuba diving is one of several ways of being underwater, but is the most convenient method. Scuba diving allows greater freedom when underwater and allows the diver to swim without restrictions.

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19
Apr

Help Children Become SCUBA Divers and Give Them Advantages for Life

Advantages for Life

Los Angeles, CA – April 19, 2014 - When children become SCUBA divers, they have life long advantages. By the age of 10, children are eligible for SCUBA lessons and to be certified as Junior Open Water Divers. At the age of 15, teens can upgrade their certification to that of PADI Open Water Diver.

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17
Apr

Boy Scout SCUBA Diving Merit Badge Opportunity

Boy Scout at Camp Emerald Bay

Los Angeles, CA – April 17, 2014 –In order to progress through the ranks, boy scouts must earn merit badges. These badges are earned after a scout has demonstrated a specific level of proficiency in a particular field. One of the most popular merit badges is for scuba diving. Boy Scout Scuba diving is something that is both fun and enjoyable for all those involved in scouting.

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26
Mar

Scuba Lessons Can Be Profitable For Your Pocket And Your Soul

UNderwater Photography & Scuba Diving

Los Angeles, CA – March 26, 2014 –There is nothing, and I do mean nothing, equal to being on the open water. Sunshine, glinting off of the blue ocean, the smell and taste of salt air, and sea breezes flowing across your body.

That is, of course, unless you are IN the open water. The views are spectacular!  From the smallest to the largest of all manner of sea life, the colors, textures and wonderment and SCUBA Lessons (or perhaps, FreeDiving but more about that in a future blog) are the only way to get this experience.

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24
Mar

Dive Adventures Make For an Especially Memorable Children's Birthday Celebration

Scuba Birthday's For Children

Los Angeles, CA – March 24, 2014 –Kids have always been hard to please and that fact is only more so in this day and age. With all of the technological gadgetry including iPads, game consoles, and of course the internet, it is hard to find things that can really get your kids excited. And the problem is compounded when it comes to planning a child’s birthday party. Sure kids get excited about those first few birthdays when the experience is fresh and new to them. Perhaps you take them to a pizza parlor and celebrate with a group of their friends or maybe to see the latest animated movie at the multiplex. But eventually you come to a point where you really want to do something really different. You want to make it an extra special celebration; one that your child will find to be much more memorable than the standard cake-streamers-balloons-clown affair.
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22
Mar

Exciting Dive Adventures Playing Tug of War

Octopus Dive Adventures

Los Angeles, CA – March 22, 2014 –There are once in a lifetime dive adventures that you plan to exotic locales; those where you challenge yourself to top your personal best; and then there are the unexpected adventures right here in California. This February two California divers, David Malvestuto and Warren Murray had an adventure of a lifetime when they interacted with a giant pacific octopus who wanted to make their underwater digital camera its own.

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21
Feb

Kids and Scuba Diving: Amazing Opportunities

Boy Scouts Scuba Diving

Los Angeles, CA – February 21, 2014 –Can you remember a time when you were a kid and tried something that had you giddy with excitement? Trying something new can spark curiosity and inspiration in amazing ways, and for kids, who are encouraged to focus and learn in school everyday, a hands-on experience is one of the best ways to make all that learning come alive. At Malibu Divers, we love scuba diving and here are a few ways that we think learning to scuba dive can inspire kids today:

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03
Jan

New Year's Resolution to Exercise: Start With Exciting Dive Adventures

Scuba Diving as  New Year's Resolution

 
Los Angeles, CA – January 3, 2014 – According to a recent study, these resolutions are among the top 10 that people make this time of year. Also cited was that “people who explicitly make resolutions are 10 times more likely to attain their goals than people who don’t explicitly make resolutions.” How many times have you made a resolution? One of the reasons people quit is that they fail to make a clear well-defined plan. So, why not start your New Year's resolution to plan more exercise with a fun and exciting sport? Start your New Year with scuba diving and potentially achieve your intentions. 

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