About Dive World

Meet the Dive World team

  • Dive World founder

    Mario Medarevic

    Mario Medarevic is a Yugoslav born water fanatic that grew up in Malaysia. Like so many other young boys, Mario was obsessed with sharks as a child spending every spare moment between school and sleep…

  • Course Director

    Pete Gilbert

    Pete Gilbert was born to dive! He started working in the family dive business when he was in his early teens and was already running the business by the time he graduated highschool! Pete turned pro i…

  • Master Scuba Diver Trainer

    Mareesha “Meeshy” Klos

    Mareesha is the Dive World work horse. Year over year no one dives more, no one teaches more and no one is more enthusiastic about it than Meesh. If you are looking for a dive buddy Meeshy is always r…

  • Master Scuba Diver Trainer

    Stephen Clarke

    Stephen is one of Dive Worlds most experienced instructors. He is always evolving and adding to his skill set and repertoire. Stephen has an uncanny ability to remain composed under pressure which is …

  • Dive World Instructor

    Kenzi Elbassyouni

    Don’t let her smile fool you, Kenzi is a tough cookie. Known for her no nonsense approach to teaching she will hold you accountable every step of the way. Kenzi is one of Dive Worlds longest sta…

  • Dive World Instructor

    David Philip

    David is the Dive World juggernaut. We like to say that David is at least an 8/10 at everything you can possibly think of. Know for his sharp wit and jolly demeanor, David has a way of making everyone…

  • Dive World Open Water Scuba Instructor

    Diego Giacomel

    Diego is a bit of a legend in the Dive World community. One of our longest tenured members, Diego is deeply entrenched in the minds, memories and stories of almost every diver that has come our way. O…

  • Dive World Instructor

    James Tran

    James is the Dive World swiss army knife. With his military background, James has a propensity to be prepared for everything and be of service to everyone. Know for his calm demeanor and passive appro…

  • Dive World Dive Master

    Christian Leblanc

    Christian started his scuba journey with Dive World in 2018 and has since accumulated a tremendous amount of experience diving locally and in the Caribbean.  Christians real value is his organization…

  • Dive World Freediving Instructor

    Andrew Ryzebol

    Andrew has been freediving since 2013, and became a certified Instructor in 2017.  He is a certified AIDA Instructor, AIDA Youth Instructor, EFR Instructor, O2 Provider, Competitive Freediver & I…

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