PADI plays golf for charity

Charity golf match for Project AWARE

Author: Pat
18th June 2012
 

Picture of a golf ball

PADI will swap training courses for the golf course and play 18 holes for charity next month.

The annual PADI Golf Day supports marine conservation charity Project AWARE, a diver-driven outfit devoted to clean oceans.

in support of Project AWARE

Representatives from the diver training agency will hook up with other industry figures, travel operators, friends and wider associates in a friendly bit of sporting competition.

The Golf Day has taken place every summer for the last ten years. It’s the brainchild of PADI EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa.)

For 2012 the course chosen is at Shendish Manor in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire.

Players are fed and watered throughout the day, ahead of an evening shindig featuring meal, raffle and charity auction.

The auction winner will jet off to El Gouna with Longwood Holidays for 3 days of diving, and 3 days of golf in the Egyptian sun.

All proceeds from PADI Golf Day on Monday July 30th will go to Project AWARE and its work on Marine Debris and Sharks in Peril.

 
TAGS: /
 
MORE News
BARE Revel and Elate wetsuits

BARE introduces Elate and Revel wetsuits

Next generation neoprene all-rounders replace S-Flex and Nixie

Hollis Prism 2 rebreather

‘Go bubble-free’ discount offer on Hollis Prism 2 rebreather

Get £500 off a shiny new unit until 31st July

Loading a VW Amarok pickup ready to leave the dive site

‘Arrive, dive, leave’ advises British Diving Safety Group

Latest BDSG guidance encourages keeping interactions to a minimum

Shore diver returns to the water after COVID-19 lockdown

BDSG and UK agencies urge cautious return to the water

Latest guidance is to dive conservatively and observe social distancing topside

 
 
©2020 British Diver