Friday, April 19, 2024

Podcast: PADI Exec Mark Caney On How A Dolphin Inspired Him To Write A Novel, And Our First Lockdown Best Dive Ever!


The latest episode of the DeeperBlue Podcast is now available.  The 30-minute magazine-format podcast is your weekly guide to everything happening around the world… underwater.  Whether this is Scuba Diving, Freediving, Dive Travel, or Ocean Advocacy.

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In Episode 21, you’ll hear the latest news in the last week from around the world underwater including a new line of t-shirts and hoodies from our friends over at Fourth Element, and Divers Alert Network Europe launching their #divelocal and #divesafe campaign to encourage and support us going diving locally during this different times.

Then co-host Linden Wolbert sits down with Mark Caney – PADI Executive and the global lead of Project Aware.  Mark talks about some of his epic dive experiences including one in the Red Sea so profound, he wrote a whole book about it!

We then hear from Paul Strike, or Strikey to many in the dive industry, as he shares his Top Tip for new divers about not succumbing to pressure or chasing those depths numbers.

And then finally we hear from Ben Lockie on his Best Dive Ever.

The DeeperBlue Podcast is brought to you by Suunto.  Finnish engineering pioneering adventure from mountain top to ocean floor since 1936.

You can find out more on our dedicated DeeperBlue Podcast site, or subscribe via Apple PodcastSpotifyStitcherGoogle Podcast, or wherever you get your podcasts.

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Stephan Whelan
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 lifelong love affair with the oceans. In 1996 he set up and has grown the site to be the most popular diving website and community in the world.


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