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Scuba Professionals of Arizona In the News

Many local TV stations, newspapers and radio stations have done fun and interesting news segments from Scuba Professionals of Arizona! AZ Family Channel 3, ABC Channel 15, CBS Channel 5, Fox Channel 10, Channel 12 News, KTAR Radio, The Peoria Times, The Phoenix Business journal  and many more report from us, live or recorded. Here are video clips and some pics from these news segments!

Press Releases

September 27, 2020
Alexia T. certified with us and is now a happy diver, wrote a paper about Scuba Professionals of Arizona for her ASU English class. Read it here! 

January 4, 2020 
Updated and Enhanced Scuba Diving Education Program
Scuba Professionals of Arizona has restructured our diver training program to simplify learning and
accommodate Arizona’s growing population of Scuba enthusiast. Dwain Desbien, our new Director of
Education brings extensive credentials to the program as a life‐long college professor. Upon being hired
to run the training department last November Dwain commented, “I’m excited to build upon our store’s
extensive history of certifying Arizona divers with enriched teaching methods that effectively help
students retain skills & build confidence.” Continue reading the full Press Release here!
Channel 3 AZ Family
Watch as AZ Family's Javier Soto, gets suited up and goes underwater to meet our underwater Santa!  This is a yearly event where you can have your underwater portrait with Scuba Santa and also benefit a good cause, with proceeds going to the St. Mary's Food Bank. December 4, 2017.

Watch the first first live segment here!
Watch the second live segment here! 
Phoenix Business Journal

November 10, 2017

Phoenix Business Journal

Thank you for an awesome coverage of our scuba diving center in the Phoenix Business Journal on October 20, 2017

ABC Channel 15 - Smart Shopper

Channel 15's Smart shopper - Chelsea Davis made this fun segment on October 12, 2017 to promote our cooperation with St.Mary's food bank.

Watch the segment here!
AZTV Channel 7

Paul and Fia were invited for the AZTV morning show and got the chance to talk about our scuba shop and the cooperation we have with St.Mary's food bank. September 26, 2017

Watch the live segment here! 

Fox 10 News

Reporter Courtney Griffin and Photographer Mike Robison for Fox 10 News made a great job reporting live about Santa Day, December 5 2015 and our third annual support for St. Mary’s Food bank.

Watch the fun segment from December 2, 2015 here!

AZ Family Channel 3

Scuba Professionals of Arizona is celebrating our 3rd Anniversary and for that Channel 3’s anchor Javier Soto interviews our GM, Paul Wagenseller, and gets under the water. It’s Javier’s second time on scuba but he’s moving along in the water as he never did anything else. You’ve got to watch this! Great job Javier and thanks for coming! September 17, 2015

Watch the two segments here!

Fox 10 News

Certified Open Water & Advanced Diver, Gayle Jansen, also working as a reporter for Fox 10 News, came out to us for 2 live segments and helped us promote Santa Day and our cooperation with St.Mary’s Food Bank. These live segments aired Saturday December 6, 2014. Watch one of the segments here!

CBS Channel 5, Morning News

Katie Baker, Meteorologist at CBS Channel 5 AZ, spent an entire morning reporting LIVE from Scuba Professionals of Arizona to help promote our Santa Day and Canned Food drive together with St.Mary’s Food Bank. Between her live weather reports, Katie tried scuba for the first time in her life. She did beautifully and made it to the bottom of the pool by the end of the morning. Watch a clip from Wednesday December 3, 2014 here!

AZ Family Channel 3

Channel 3, God Morning Arizona, anchor Ryan O’Donnell, came out and made 2 fun live segments on Friday September 19, 2014. Ryan got into the water and tried scuba for the first time as he supported us in promoting scuba and a Try Scuba for Free event!

Experience Arizona

“Experience Arizona” find our Phoenix Scuba Girls Club so interesting that they featured us with a great article on March 27, 2013. Follow this link to read the article: