PADI® (Professional Association of Diving Instructors®) stands as the largest ocean exploration and diver organization in world— operating in 186 countries and territories, having a global network of over 6,600 dive centers and resorts, and over 128,000 professional members worldwide. PADI’s mission is to empower people from all over the globe to seek adventure and save the ocean through underwater education, life-changing experiences and travel.
PADI Gear is just one part of this organization's well-rounded services. Offering carefully selected products with sustainable and ocean-conscious options, PADI caters for those of us with a passion for water and the planet. Thanks to environmentally conscious options, divers and consumers are given the power to make a positive impact through their purchasing choices. From rash-guards crafted from recycled fishing nets to towels woven out of plastic fished out from the ocean, PADI Gear provides sustainable choices that make a difference. To make this happen, PADI works with trusted partners to help recycle ocean plastic and integrate them in the PADI Gear collection– so far, PADI has removed 58,576lbs of plastic from the ocean and counting!