The annual Ocean and Diving Expo in South Florida – The Blue Wild Show – has announced an amazing line up of legendary Freediving and Spearfishing speakers who will offer daily seminars.

Speakers for this 9th year of the show include World Champion Freediver Umberto Pelizzari, Spanish World Champion Spearfisher Joseba Kerejeta, award winning cinematographer and author Stan Waterman, TV’s Gatorboy Chris Gillette and TV/Movie star Manny Puig.

The Fort Lauderdale based show spans more than 65,000 square feet and featuring more than 150 exhibitors covering watersports such as freediving, spearfishing, SUP, surf, scuba diving, and underwater photography and videography.

This year’s event includes an indoor pool where guests can try out new water toys and take part in professional demonstrations including breath-hold techniques, stand up paddleboarding (SUP), yoga, and kayaking.  The Kids Corner will include many free activities including marine-themed face painting, marine art classes and bean bag throws.

The show is Saturday 23th and Sunday 24th April at the Broward County Convention Center.  Admission is $25 USD on the door with kids under 12 going for Free. will be in attendance at the Show on booth #416 and will also be providing coverage of the show over the course of the weekend.

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Stephan Whelan
Stephan is the Founder of His passion for the underwater world started at 8 years-old with a try-dive in a hotel pool on holiday that soon formulated into a passion he pursued in all his spare time. In 1996 his passion for the underwater world led him to setup When he gets time he enjoys both Freediving and Scuba Diving when not traveling for work or enjoying time with his family in London.

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