Having previously worked as a copywriter in advertising, Maggie traded in her suit for a wetsuit to pursue a career in scuba diving. She’s currently certified as a divemaster, with the goal to become a technical and cave diver. When she’s not in the water, Maggie spends her time working for Dive and More as well as My Dive Pro. To her, scuba diving is much more than a hobby, it’s a lifestyle.

We know everything is better, wetter, and safer with a buddy. But it’s not just our dive buddies that benefit from having us around, our scuba diving skills make us great partners on land too. To celebrate Dive Buddy Day (better known as Valentine’s Day), we’re spreading the word about why scuba divers make excellent

On 9 January this year, Sea Shepherd vessel M/V Farley Mowat came under attack by fishermen from 35 skiffs that were fishing illegally inside the Vaquita Refuge in the Upper Gulf of California, a marine protected area. The Sea Shepherd Conservation Society is an international non-profit marine wildlife conservation organization that was founded in 1977.

The festive season is a time where many kick back in a beautiful destination and relax as much as possible. Not scuba divers, though. Scuba divers travel great distances to often remote destinations, go to bed at a reasonable time every night, and wake up in the early morning hours. While this idea of a

Home to an active volcano within a lake on an island within another lake (essentially volcano-ception), sunken Japanese shipwrecks from WWII, and the second highest amount of coconuts in the world, the Philippines boasts more attractions than we’re able to list. This collection of over 7 000 islands is a popular destination among divers and