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New Location, Added Adventure

As you probably know by now, Prodive has opened a dive center at the JA Jebel Ali Golf Resort and Spa. This gives us much more flexibility to run our courses and pleasure dives. The JA Jebel Ali Golf Resort and Spa is an award-winning Dubai beach resort destination. Located just 15 minutes from Dubai Marina, this fabulous dubai resort features an 800-metre palm-lined private beach, lush gardens and three temperature-controlled swimming pools plus 15 restaurants and bars. Here is a quick rundown on some of the benefits of this new location along with some images. Read More…

Shark Guardian – Save Our Sharks, We Save Ourselves

Shark Guardian is a UK Charity for shark and marine conservation projects worldwide. Founded by experienced scuba diving instructors with a great passion for sharks, Shark Guardian has been focusing on shark and marine conservation activities, education,supporting and promoting shark conservation efforts and leading scuba dives for shark encounters since 1988. It is the banner and symbol for future shark and marine conservation projects worldwide. Why Save Sharks? Sharks are misunderstood creatures that have developed a negative and exaggerated reputation as minsters and killers. Read More…

Dhow Trip to Musandam [Video]

Here is a video created by one of our guests Pablo Novoa on a dhow trip to Musandam earlier this year. The video includes clips from 5 different dives that we had. The Musandam peninsula is an exclave of Oman. It is a picturesque region offering both spectacular sea and mountain views. Wildlife is abundant in the waters along the coast making scuba diving one of the main and most popular tourist activities in this region. The geography of the location makes diving accessible for scuba divers of all levels. The visibility, as you can see in the video, is generally clear. Read More…

Prodive is now credited as a PADI 5 Star Dive Center and PADI TecRec Center

I’m glad to announce that Prodive is now credited as a PADI 5 Star Dive Center and PADI TecRec Center. These are two things checked off our 2015 To-Do list. Some of you may already know what this means, but here’s to the benefit of those who don’t. The PADI website defines a Five Star Dive Centers as “progressive dive shops that provide a full range of PADI scuba diving education programs, equipment selection and experience opportunities, while encouraging aquatic environmental responsibility”. The PADI TecRec Center rating is awarded to PADI Dive Centers and Resorts that teach PADI technical diving courses. Read More…

Save Our Reefs with the Eco-Friendly Global Reef Check Training in UAE

Being part of a Reef Check monitoring team, you can help monitor and track the worlds reefs. Reefs, both tropical and temperate, are in a state of crisis. Today they look very different from what they did only 30 years ago. Big fish are scarce, and some marine creatures have disappeared completely. Over 45% of the worlds reefs are severely threatened by human activities including overfishing, pollution and global warming. By becoming a certified Reef Check diver, you can help track the health of our local reefs by participating in monitoring surveys and conservation worldwide. Read More…

8 Things to Look for When Choosing a Scuba Diving Centre In Good Ol’ Dubai

Looking for a remarkable scuba diving experience rather than a botched one? Selecting the best dive centre will make a huge difference between the two. But when you’re starting off you don’t really know what the right questions are. You need to ensure that your diving will be exciting and fun and at the same time, it must also be well thought out and safe. There are reputable dive centres out there and it is very essential to make the best option again, which is right for you. To select the right dive centre, there are specific things that you need to keep in mind when searching. Here are 8 Things to Look for When Choosing a Scuba Diving Centre in Dubai. Read More…

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Prodive Middle East

"It's not just a dive,
it's an adventure!"

Ken Atkinson – Owner

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