PADI® Facebook Family Now One Million Strong


Thank you for being a part of the PADI life

Released on: 4/16/2014

To all the scuba divers and dive professionals around the world: Thank you for sharing your passion for diving on the PADI Facebook page. As a direct result of your posts, questions, photo and video sharing and more, the PADI Facebook page has reached an impressive one million Likes, making it the largest online scuba diving community in the world. 

Thank you for being part of the PADI family through the years and join us in celebrating this exciting milestone. Here are just some of the heartfelt thoughts and sentiments recently shared on the PADI Facebook page: 

“Thank you PADI, because we're here all together sharing our love for diving and the sea ... thanks for it and congratulations!” 

“I’m so glad that I joined the PADI group in 2006 – it’s only made me happy and every time I dive, I feel safe because [PADI] teaches diving properly. I’m so proud of myself and what I have become. Thank you, PADI, so much for everything.” 

“What a great milestone, congratulations. This site shows just how beautiful our realm can be, as well as the work we need to do to preserve it.” 

“The best experience of my life, thank you PADI.” 

“Congrats!!! I'm so glad to be part of this team.” 

I love PADI.” 

Millions of divers sharing a common passion assemble as a community at the PADI Facebook page. It’s a resource for information, inspiration and engagement that speaks to the innate social nature of being a diver. You want to connect with other divers, pursue the dive lifestyle, travel to exotic places, explore the aquatic realm and simply escape for a few moments through breathtaking imagery and videos. And, it connects divers with the lifeblood of the PADI family – PADI Dive Centers, Resorts and Professionals around the globe.  

If you’re not yet a member, join the PADI family – either through the PADI Retailer and Resort Association, as a PADI Professional or by joining the PADI Facebook page and other online PADI communities like ScubaEarth®, which has nearly 73,000 members and growing.  

As PADI Divers, we live to scuba. Keep diving, exploring and sharing – it’s all part of the PADI way of life.

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