2013 Scuba Olympics a Success!
The Results are in!

Certainly everyone was a winner for coming to the event, diving and raising money for a great group of people!

86 divers competed

$1400 was raised

Check out all of our medal winners!

Thanks to Brian Jung of Aqualung for raffling off some great diving products and contributing the proceeds to our event!

Checkout some of the fun photos at this years event!
Join us at the 2012 Scuba Olympics on April 1st, 2012

We will, once again, compete for the gold in fun scuba style events!
Can you ride a bicycle underwater? Our scuba athletes can! We'll have several fun races for all to enjoy and ultimately see who takes the gold!

In our Scuba Olympics everyone is a winner. Besides having a great day at the Long Center in Clearwater, your efforts will raise needed dollars for the Adaptive Swim Team at the Long Center.

These wonderful guys and girls need your help to continue to enjoy fantastic adventures that all of us can help provide. All while having a great time.

This year we have opened the event to any group of divers looking to compete! Dive clubs, dive centers, school groups, scouts and more! You need to be a certified scuba diver to enter...that's all!
Contact PADO through this website.
Scuba Olympics Sunday March 20th, 2011
Long Center in Clearwater Florida

Once again, the Olympic Teams of PADO dive centers are meeting to battle to win the gold! This year two new events have been added, a tug of war and a rubber raft race!

If you haven't watched or participated in Scuba Olympics, your in for a treat. Local area scuba divers are having fun and donating to a great cause - The Long Center Adaptive Swim Team!

Our event starts at 10 am, spectators are invited free to watch the fun. If you'd like, you can try scuba under the supervision of a certified instructor during this event for free!

Snacks and lunch will be served with all the proceeds going to the Adaptive Swim Team.

Scuba Olympics, another great PADO event!

On March 27th close to 50 scuba divers competed in four "Olympic style" events at the Long Center in Clearwater Florida.
A balloon lift race, underwater bicycle race, a diver tow and a three legged race were the Olympic events. The money raised was donated to the Long Center's Adaptive swim team.

Pictured here are representatives of the Adaptive swim Team and their coaches receiving a check for $800.00 This money will be used for the team to participate in the Special Olympics.

A special thanks to the Long Center, our dive community and our volunteer divers for making this a fantastic day!
Balloon Race

Amateur

1st Kurt & Casey

2nd Dan & Lauren

3rd Teryl & Matt

Professional

1st Genny D & Jeff E.

2nd Jeff L & Amanda C

Junior

1st Collin Cassick & Rod O' Connor

2nd Logan & Dylan

Mixed Division

1st Jess & Charles

2nd Andrew G & Rochell G.

3rd John E. & Cory T


Bike Race:

Professional

1st Jeff & Amanda

2nd Brad & Tom


Senior

1st Dennis & Mary

2nd Teryl & Matt

Junior

1st Collin & Rod

2nd Logan & Dylan


Amateur

1st Aidan & Scott

2nd Wayne & Stephanie

3rd Celia & Joel


Mixed Division

1st Jacob & Ed

2nd Andrew & Rochell

3rd Lisa & Chris
Buddy Tow

Professional

1st Thomas Koch & Jarred

2nd Genny Donaldson & Jeff Everson

Mixed Division

1st Darwin Salls Jr. & Mia Psilakis

2nd Collin Cassick & Rod O' Connor

3rd Shawn King & Megan W.

Amateur

1st Jeff & Derek

2nd Michael G & Cynthia V.

3rd Randy & Roxane


Raft Race:

Professional

1st Thomas & Brad

Amateur

1st Aidan & Scott

2nd Jeff & Robert

3rd Jeff B & Derek

Mixed Division

1st Shawn King & Megan W.

2nd Andrew G. & Rochelle G.

3rd Mike G & John E.