Scandalous behaviour at Sipadan

August 25th, 7 divers, one with private instructor at insistence of dive centre. All educated, professional Europeans. So who would expect two mature ladies separately, and on the same dive, to attempt to (only prevented due to intervention by instructor) and actually, touch a turtle?

Scandalous behaviour at Sipadan

Is it time to consider suspension of PADI card for deliberate action which may damage marine life when you have been clearly advised against it prior to the dive?