We all depend on the ocean in one way or another. This year Pura Vida Divers & Pura Vida Surf wants to know why you are thankful for the ocean and how it affects your daily life. The 2013 Thankful for the Ocean contest is a five hundred word (max.) essay on how the ocean affects you and why you are thankful for the ocean.

All submission must be sent electronically via email to and must be received before midnight on November 12th, 2013. Individuals may only submit one entry for consideration and there will be only one winner.

The winner will be announced at the Ocean Thanksgiving party. The winner does not have to be present. They will be notified via email on November 16th, 2013. The winner may choose from a selection of prizes. Pura Vida Divers & Pura Vida Surf reserves the right to choose the prizes and the value of the prize selected. Prizes may include, but are not limited to, an air fill card, a Nitrox fill card, one boat pass with tanks, paddle board/surf board rental or a $75 gift card.

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