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DEMA 2003 Highlights

With the current state of the economy, the DEMA show has been a mixed bag for the industry. Booths are smaller, yet foot traffic seemed to be up.

It is appears that the show is smaller, yet there are pockets of people, products, or other tidbits of news that have made the day to day walking of the floor by the DeeperBlue Staff a worth while effort.

  • Watch for a candid interview by Nicolas Danan with Jean-Michel Cousteau on the current state of the dive industry and the future of our ocean environment
  • An exclusive interview with Deborah Andollo, one of the most famous women freedivers for the last 10 years and what she has been doing since her last record attempt.
  • Tech Diving is THE hot topic at this years DEMA show – look for follow up information regarding the new exploration opportunities in this area of diving.
  • Plus many other announcements regarding what the industry is doing and what to expect in the next year for the sport of diving.

The DeeperBlue staff has been pounding the floor trying to extract the best of the DEMA show to bring to you – our readers, to give you a sense of what is has been like to be here.

Stay tuned as we continue to post more news items on the final day of the worlds largest dive trade show.

Cliff Etzel
Cliff Etzel
Cliff is the former Freediving editor of He is now a freelance journalist and film-maker.