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PADI CD Terry Wilkins resident at Mermaids CDC Pattaya Thailand

PADI CD Terry Wilkins

PADI CD Terry Wilkins - New Course Director Congratulations to PADI CD Terry Wilkins for successfully passed his PADI Course Director Training in Malaysia. It’s a huge milestone for any PADI Instructor to reach this level in Dive Certification and we are really proud of him. A little...

Side Mount Equipment Configration

Side Mount Diving Configuration

Side Mount Diving Configuration A tank configuration in which two tanks are arranged on either side of a diver, not on their back. Side Mount Diving Configuration is used today in sport, technical and cave diving applications. Description Scuba diving with a side mount diving configuration simply means that...

Mermaids now stock the GoPro Hero Black Edition in Pattaya

Only Japanese PADI Course Director in Thailand

Mermaids Dive Center is delighted to announce the appointment of PADI Course Director, Morihiko Saito June 2014. Born in Yokohoma, Japan in 1980, Mori started to dive at the age of 20, even though he didn’t know how to swim. He was certified as a PADI...

Mermaids Golf Tournament 2013

Mermaids Golf Tournament - Masters in Pattaya Mermaids Golf Tournament - December 7th 2013 It is Mermaids great pleasure to invite you all to join the 2nd annual Mermaids Masters Golf Tournament. This 2nd arrival of the tournament is taking place at the stunning Pleasant Valley Golf...

Aqualung Technical Training at Mermaids Pattaya

Aqualung Technical Training

Aqualung Technical Training Course – Level 1 Dry Side Aqualung Technical Training Hosted at Mermaids Dive Center The Aqualung Technical Training course teaches the theory and mechanism of the Aqua Lung regulator. The Aqualung Calypso first and second stage and Powerline inflator are covered with demonstration of service...

PADI IDC Oct 2013 Pattaya Thailand

IDC Oct 2013

PADI Instructor Development Course Pattaya, Thailand October 2013 The October 2013 PADI Scuba Diving Instructor Examinations in Pattaya Thailand seemed to come up on us so quickly. After two weeks of the PADI Instructor Development at Mermaids the examinations with PADI began. Held at a local luxury...

Koh Chang wreck diving

Koh Chang Wreck Diving Koh Chang Wreck Diving Trip November 2013 Join Mermaids PADI CDC on a Koh Chang Wreck Diving trip on Friday November 29th – December 1st 2013. The Mermaids Dive Team will be diving HTMS CHANG-712 (LST-898 USS Lincoln) and many other exciting dive...

Kawasaki BSB Final Race

Quattro Plant Kawasaki - Final Race BSB Day Walker ensures Quattro Plant Kawasaki’s BSB season ends on a high Despite tricky conditions throughout the weekend at Brands Hatch, Chris Walker ensured the 2013 British Superbike Championship season ended on a high note for both himself and the...

Charity Golfing Challenge

Beat The Golf Pro Challenge Charity Golfing Day in Pattaya, Thailand Mermaids sponsored Golf Pro Andrew Scaife Charity Beat the Golf Pro - Thailand Mermaids Dive Center sponsored the golf professional Andrew Scaife whom teamed up with his work colleague Tyrone Renglli to raise money on the...

Mermaids Sponsor BSB Assen Netherlands

PRESS RELEASE – Mermaids Quattro Plant Kawasaki Sponsorship Mermaids Sponsorship - Dutch delight for Walker and Burrell In what looked like being a tough weekend at Assen ended up being one of the most profitable of the season for the Quattro Plant Kawasaki team as riders Chris Walker and...

diving shorty wet suit for diving Pattaya

What Wet Suit Should I Use in Pattaya?

What Wet Suit to Wear in Pattaya? Often I am asked the question of what wet suit is appropriate to wear in Pattaya for pleasure diving and is it different for different times of the year. A valid question indeed and I would suggest that a...

PADI Specialty Courses at Mermaids Dive Pattaya

PADI Diving Course Structure

PADI Scuba Diving Course Flow Chart PADI Course Structure Below is the PADI Scuba Diving Course pattern of scuba courses offered. It ranges from the Discover Scuba Diving Experience (1 day dive experience) all the way through MSD (Master Scuba Diver) to the PADI professional levels such...

Mermaids instructor development pattaya

IDC July 2013

Mermaids offer congratulations to Michael Holmsteen from Denmark, James Bagnall from South Africa and James Whybrow for passing their PADI Scuba Diving Instructor examinations and becoming Open Water Scuba Instructors on the 10th July. They all scored high marks on the PADI examinations after their...

TT Podium for Hillier at Bournemouth Kawasaki!

PRESS RELEASE - Quattro Plant Kawasaki (Mermaids Scuba Diving Instructor Internships Pattaya Thailand sponsor the Borunenouth Kawasaki Racing team for 2013). Sensational Lightweight TT victory for Hillier - James Hillier ensured his 2013 Isle of Man TT ended in the best possible way with a stunning, record-breaking...

Bournemouth Kawasaki at the IOM TT

Bournemouth Kawasaki get to the IOM TT It's here! The Isle Of Man Tourist Trophy (TT) the fastest motorbike road race on earth … Mermaids Dive Center, Scuba Diving Internships and Divers Hotel sponsor the Quatro Plant Bournemouth Kawasaki team in the races. We have some pretty...

James Hillier International Success with Kawasaki

More International success for Hillier James Hillier took the third International road race podium of his career at this week’s International North West 200 meeting and although wet weather caused the early abandonment of the race action, the Quattro Plant Kawasaki rider laid a firm marker...