Stoyan Stamov - PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer

Grew up in Sozopol, always loved the water, received first PADI Open Water Certification in Cyprus in 1992 after compleating the PADI Open Water Diver course. In 2001 compeated 6 months Professional Scuba Diving College in Kelowna, BC, Canada. From May 2002 to November 2005 worked as a Dive Instructor for Royal Caribbean Cruise Line and from November 2005 until 2015, I worked for the same cruise line as a Dive Manager.


Radoslav Velkov - PADI Dive Master

Rado was introduced to diving in 2007 while working as a 2nd Officer onboard large luxury yachts. His first dive was in the waters of the Rhodes (Rodos) island in Greece and was part of his PADI Open Water Diver course. He completed it and went strait for the PADI Advanced Open Water and Emergency First Aid Provider courses. After that his job took him around the world and he dived in French Polynesia (Bora Bora and Tahiti), Fiji, New Zealand, France and Antigua. While on vacation with his own sail boat in Australia in 2013 he completed his PADI Rescue Diver course in Cairns, QLD and fullfilled one of his dreams - to dive at the blue waters of the Great Barrier Reef. In 2015 he diceded to take his passion for diving to the next level - to become a pro, and he moved back to Rodos in Greece where he did an internship and became a PADI Divemaster. 2016 was his first year with Diving Center Sozopol, and after completion of a very successfull diving season he moved to Germany where he dived in one of the German lakes. 2017 will be his second full year with our team.