Tuesday, July 23, 2024

Podcast: I Don’t Need Two Legs to Be a Great Diver with ex-Paralympic Swimmer Rosie Bancroft


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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Welcome to episode 3 of season 2.  In this episode, you can look forward to…

  • The latest scuba diving, freediving, ocean, and diving travel news that has happened in the last week from around the world underwater
  • Then, Producer, Jason Elias speaks with Rosie Bancroft, a British Zoologist, Conservationist, and ex-Paralympic Swimmer. Rosie talks about how diving with one leg has shaped so much of her worldview, and an incredible night dive in Thailand that changed her life forever.
  • We then hear from Women’s Hall of Fame Diver Annie Crawley about a simple way to help the world’s reefs that starts in the shower.
  • And then finally we hear an incredible Best Dive Ever from Sara Backvall, whose brief story is both beautiful and heartbreaking.

You can find out more on our dedicated DeeperBlue Podcast site

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

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Stephan Whelan
Stephan Whelanhttps://www.deeperblue.com
Stephan is the Founder of DeeperBlue.com. 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 DeeperBlue.com and has grown the site to be the most popular diving website and community in the world.