Category: Malapascua

Another busy and successful dive year; 2012

This is as good a moment it gets to look back at a successful 2012. It was not as busy as last year but it was still enough to keep me on my toes and to get nice numbers during the year. With Thai IDC programs on Koh Samui and in Khao Lak, Gili Air in […]

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PADI IE on Malapascua in December 2012 a 100% success

At last it was there, the long awaited and at the same time, dreaded PADI IE on Malapascua for the 8 candidates of the November IDC on Malapascua. It came and went faster then they could think though! It was also one of the biggest PADI IE’s to date on Malapascua with 19 candidates in […]

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EFR Instructor course on Malapascua, Philippines in November 2012

The PADI IDC on Malapascua was barely finished or the candidates begged me to start other courses in the classroom. Well, no, it wasn’t really like that but we did start the EFR Instructor course and we did have fun, despite having to spend another day in the classroom. Left to right; Hakan, Agnes, Tiago, […]

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The November PADI IDC on Malapascua is half way

Time really flies when you’re having fun and that’s what we have during the current version of the November PADI IDC on Malapascua in the Philippines. From left to right; Romain, Tiago (hidden), Johan, Camille, Agnes, Franzi, Oskar, Lydia, Tabea and Hakan Everybody’s working hard and we achieved a lot already; classroom presentations, skill circuit […]

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PADI IDC on Malapascua for November 2013 on it’s way

Two days earlier than originally scheduled we started the PADI IDC on Malapascua due the amount of candidates. A total of 8 IDC candidates are welcomed and I have a couple of firsts with Hakan from Turkey and Franzi from Luxembourg, my first candidates from these countries. Tiago, Tabea, Agnes, Lydia and Romain enjoying the […]

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First recreational PADI side mount course taught

At last it was time to get my first recreational side mount certification under my belt. During the PADI IDC on Malapascua which is about to start tomorrow, Johan is going to staff, just like during the recent IDC in Dauin, earlier this year. He has a Razor side mount harness and dived already a […]

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PADI IDC Schedule for 2013 with Camille has been released

The first version of my 2013 PADI IDC schedule has been released and it looks like an exciting new year ahead with currently 18 PADI IDC’s scheduled and a few still under wraps. All of my PADI IDC’s can be combined with the EFR Instructor course and Instructor level specialties. My programs are also excellent […]

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