Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Grant Graves

Grant has been diving for over twenty years and has over 5000 dives.  He is a trimix instructor trainer and PADI Course Director.  He has a BS in marine biology from Long BeachState.  He has been technical diving, as such, for over 15 years.  He is a published author and photographer.  He is a working cinematographer / videographer / director.  You have probably seen his work on the diving adventure series The Aquanauts.  He has been a participant in many of DSAT’s productions to develop media for PADI and others.  He is the owner Scuba And Film Enterprises, LLC, a water safety/coordination company that facilitates water work in the entertainment community. He is a Board Member of the United States Apnea Association. No matter what mode he is diving, Grant is striving everyday to help advance the sport and share his love of the sport and its environment with the world.

In The Judges Eye – Judging the Freediving World Championships

In a world exclusive, first-of-a-kind feature, Jury President Grant Graves explores what judging an event of 146 athletes from across the world is like and gives us a unique insight behind the scenes of the 2013 AIDA Pool World Championships.

PADI Tec Xplor Day

The day after the DEMA Show, PADI hosted an event called Tec Xplor Day.  This event begun last year to allow anyone to try technical diving equipment and rebreathers...

NACD World Cave Seminar

The National Association of Cave Diving, NACD, of the US hosted its annual cave seminar the weekend following the DEMA conference.  The event brings together cave divers from all...

DAN Technical Diving Conference

Grant Graves recently attended Divers Alert Network's first Technical Diving conference since 2003. Read his report here

DEMA 2006 Special: USA Freediving to Challenge Japan Freediving in Competition

The United States Apnea Association, USAA, has been asked by Asahi Television to field a team of US Freediving athletes to compete head to head with athletes...