Darren Fox is the owner and founder of Ocean Legends Hawaii. He is a PADI Master Instructor,SDI/TDI Instructor Trainer and IANTD Instructor with 25 years of experience. Darren has had a lifelong love of the ocean, diving for the first time at age seven. Some people joke that he has gills! Fox is a firm believer in continuing education and always challenging yourself. He has served as both training and company director of several dive centers in Hawaii and New Zealand. Darren’s passion is technical and Rebreather diving, and he is well-known in these challenging and innovative fields.
Due to his leadership and quality of instruction, Ocean Legends is fast becoming the destination for this type of training. Fox is an avid expedition diver and has worked with National Geographic on mapping and cave exploration projects in Iceland, Galapagos Islands, the Yucatan and Hawaii. While in college, he worked as a commercial diver on and around the Great Barrier Reef in Australia. Darren is also a committed shark conservationist and marine advocate. He has a Asia Pacific pilot’s license for both Robinson choppers and Cessna aircraft.