Author Archives: haadyaodivers

SAIL ROCK: BIOLOGICAL ENIGMA TURNS INTO DIVERS’ BEST DREAM

Posted in Dive Sites, Marine Life, Sail Rock | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

DIVE TRIP TO KOH TAO EAST

AMAZING SHARK ISLAND TOUR !!! The sun was shining, the sea was calm and we had two great dives in Koh Tao.

Posted in Dive Trips | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Leave the 9-5 grind and escape for a new life – become a PADI Pro.

  “There is no passion to be found playing small – in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.” Nelson Mandela For many people finding a career or even a job that … Continue reading

Posted in IDC | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Open up the Possibilities, ‘be free’ and let the adventure begin – PADI Advanced Open Water Course

Now you know how to dive let the adventure begin… As a PADI Open Water Diver  you are licensed to dive to 18m – ever wondered what’s below you? Would you like to see more, know more and delve even deeper … Continue reading

Posted in PADI Dive Courses | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Zero to Hero or somewhere in between – How far do you want to go?

Do you remember your first dive? Or maybe you haven’t made it yet. Either way it is one of the most exciting things that you’ve probably ever done or can hope to do!  Credited as being the Father of scuba diving, Jacques Yves Cousteau … Continue reading

Posted in PADI Dive Courses | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Dangerous or the dive of your life? Taking a closer look – what do we really know about the Bull Sharks at Sail Rock?

Divemaster Deb follows up on the Bull Sharks at Sail Rock and asks if they really are dangerous?  A few weeks ago I wrote about the Bull Sharks at Sail Rock. At the time I had seen one small shark … Continue reading

Posted in Marine Life, Sail Rock | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Dangerous or the dive of your life? Taking a closer look – what do we really know about the Bull Sharks at Sail Rock?

‘Greening for the Queen’ – Koh Phangan local diving community comes together on the birthday of the Queen of Thailand

  On Saturday August 11th 2012 the diving community of Koh Phangan came together with the local community in a government supported initiative to ‘Keep Koh Phangan Clean, Keep Koh Phangan Green’ and Haad Yao Divers staff and guests were … Continue reading

Posted in Environment | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Bull Sharks at Sail Rock… ‘Sail Rock’s Running of the Bulls?’

For the first time ever the beautiful dive site of Sail Rock in the Gulf of Thailand has received a visit from bull sharks – what do we think? Our recently qualified Divemaster Deborah shares her thoughts. For anyone who … Continue reading

Posted in Marine Life | Tagged , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Tim and his Dive Career – with Haad Yao Divers on Koh Phangan

Tim, our new Divemaster Trainee, writes about himself, his diving life and his PADI Dive Training with us here on Koh Phangan. Tim Siebens, Koh Phangan, 14 may 2012. Hi, I am Tim and like a lot of people I … Continue reading

Posted in Dive Careers | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Camille receives sixth consecutive Platinum PADI Course Director rating

Our IDC Course Director Cammille Lemmens receives sixth consecutive Platinum PADI Course Director rating Just in the nick of time before February is over this year, Camille received for the sixth consecutive year running, the Platinum PADI Course Director rating.

Posted in Course Director | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment