Season 1

Dec. 15, 2020

Season 1 Recap & Finale with Stephan Whelan and Jason Elias

It's the season 1 finale for the DeeperBlue Podcast. It's been a fantastic 26 weeks for our initial run and in this episode host Stephan Whelan and Producer Jason Elias recap the highlights from this season and looking forwa...

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Dec. 8, 2020

Legendary Underwater Photographer Stephen Frink On How Dolphins May H…

In Episode 25, we've got the latest diving and ocean news including some awesome new freediving and scuba kit, as well as a brand new species of Jellyfish discovered. Then co-host Mehgan Heany-Grier talks to the legendary und...

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Dec. 1, 2020

Margo Peyton On Bringing Together Dive Families From All Over The Wor…

In Episode 24, we've got the latest diving and ocean news including the world's deepest swimming pool you can dive in opens, and the Christmas gift guides. Then co-host Linden Wolbert talks to the unstoppable and inspiring Ma...

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Nov. 24, 2020

Speaking to the United Nations from Fourth Element Co-Founder Paul St…

In Episode 23, we've got the latest diving and ocean news including who won the Ocean Photography Awards this year and the latest in Dive Insurance benefits in the post-COVID world. Then we talk to Paul Strike, one of the …

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Nov. 17, 2020

Underwater Stuntwoman Liz Parkinson Talks of Her Work on the "Avatar"…

In Episode 22, we've got the latest diving and ocean news including details on the world's deepest homemade submarine and the pending Guinness World Record for staying underwater for nearly six days! Then co-host Sarah Richar...

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Nov. 10, 2020

PADI Exec Mark Caney On How A Dolphin Inspired Him To Write A Novel, …

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 thei...

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Nov. 3, 2020

Our Favorite "Secret" Dive Spots Around the World, and Updates On The…

Episode 20 is a special edition - we’ve gathered all the co-hosts together for a fantastic roundtable discussion about our favorite “secret” dive spots around the world that we get to share with each other and of course with ...

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Oct. 27, 2020

Floating Above A River of Sharks on "Our Planet" with Kat Brown, and …

In Episode 19, you'll hear the latest news in the last week from around the world underwater including details on Descent Mk2 and Mk2i dive computers just launched and how Fourth Element is trying to address the challenged of...

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Oct. 20, 2020

Exploring the Underwater Wrecks of the African Slave Trade with Ken S…

In Episode 18, you'll hear the latest news in the last week from around the world underwater including details on Deepspot, the new deepest pool in the world at 45m, and the incredibly bad idea of Quibbi's "Ten Ton Chum" …

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Oct. 13, 2020

Colombian Freediving Superstar Sofia Gomez on Rediscovering Her Love …

In Episode 17, you'll hear the latest news in the last week from around the world underwater including some thoughts on the new David Attenborough Netflix documentary “A Life On Our Planet” and the new Oceans.io S1 Dive Compu...

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Oct. 6, 2020

Diving the Japanese Battleship that Launched Pearl Harbor with Aron A…

In Episode 16, you'll hear the latest news in the last week from around the world underwater including a new mini-documentary following the western toad tadpoles in Vancouver and a fantastic (but unusual) collaboration betwee...

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Sept. 29, 2020

TV Personality and Journalist Kinga Philipps on How One Dive with a W…

In Episode 15, you'll hear the latest news in the last week from around the world underwater including an update on AWARE week 2020 and several dive shows continuing the spate of cancellations and a new online dive show start...

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Sept. 22, 2020

Raising the USS Monitor with Navy Diver Bobbie Scholley, and New Free…

In Episode 14, you'll hear the latest news in the last week from around the world underwater including hearing about 4 new freediving world records set under the first competitions starting up post-summer COVID-19 lockdowns. ...

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Sept. 15, 2020

The World's Oldest Scuba Diver | Michele Hall - Award Winning Underwa…

In Episode 13, you'll hear the latest news in the last week from around the world underwater including the man who is aiming to be the world's oldest Scuba Diver at 100 years old. We also find out about the …

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Sept. 8, 2020

More Scuba World Record Controversies & Celebrating Birthdays in the …

In Episode 12, you'll hear about more details that have come to light around the accusations being leveled by an anonymous group of individuals at Ahmed Gabr's that his 332 m/1,090 ft Guinness World Record scuba dive in 2014 ...

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Sept. 1, 2020

Fake Scuba World Records, When Bikinis Become Illegal & How To Exit A…

In Episode 11, we cover some of the biggest news items in the diving world this week including the growing scandal over the possibility the Ahmed Gabr's 332 m/1,090 ft Guinness World Record scuba dive in 2014 might actually h...

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Aug. 25, 2020

Shark Attack Survivor Paul De Gelder on how a Bull Shark took an arm …

In Episode 10, we have the first of our fabulous co-host interviews. This week we have Linden Wolbert (or Mermaid Linden as a lot of us know her) with an interview with Paul De Gelder - someone with an incredible …

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Aug. 18, 2020

Freediving Legend Kirk Krack on How His Life Changed Forever, & Shark…

In Episode 9, we have an interview with Kirk Krack - one of the most prolific and innovative trailblazers in diving. For the last 20-plus years, he has helped develop and codify the foundations of modern freediving through hi...

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Aug. 11, 2020

Diving the World's Most Iconic Wreck - The Titanic with David Concann…

In Episode 8, we have an interview with David Concannon - a dive lawyer, former general counsel for the explorer club and now owns a company that specializes in the business of exploration. He’s dived some of the most famous...

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Aug. 4, 2020

How to Accidentally Set a Freediving World Record with Tanya Streeter…

In Episode 7, we find out about how to set a freediving World Record by accident, deep connections forged on the reef before heading off to boarding school and how to make the most of your liveaboard diving trip. We …

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July 28, 2020

Luke Inman On Bringing The Most Hated Star Wars Character Of All Time…

In Episode 6, we talk sea lions, humpback whales, bringing Star Wars characters to life, and some powerful connections with the oceans. We have an interview with Luke Inman - underwater photographer, filmmaker, and author. He...

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July 21, 2020

18x World Champion Freediving Legend William Trubridge, and Hollywood…

In Episode 5, we've got some epic freediving stories to listen to. We have an interview with William Trubridge - 18x World Record holder and multiple world champion Freediver. He talks to us about what drove him to push him …

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July 14, 2020

RAID President Paul Toomer, and Wreck Expert Aron Arngrimsson

In Episode Four, we kick off with host Stephan Whelan reflecting on the first month of the podcast, followed by our weekly news round-up Then we have an interview with Paul Toomer - former band drummer, metalhead, tattoo fund...

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July 7, 2020

How We Go Diving Again, and NEEMO Aquanaut Dawn Kernagis

In Episode Three, we first hear from Stephan Whelan, founder of DeeperBlue.com and Tec Clark, the Scuba Guru and freediver about what we can expect as we all start to contemplate getting back in the water. Then we have an …

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June 30, 2020

The Day Diving Stood Still, and Underwater Cameraman David Diley

In Episode Two we hear from Stephan Whelan, founder of DeeperBlue.com and Michael Menduno , Dive journalist and author as they have a candid discussion of their recent Op-Ed "The Day Diving Stood Still" and they share their a...

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June 23, 2020

Welcome to the DeeperBlue Podcast, and “Our Planet” underwater filmma…

Welcome to the DeeperBlue Podcast! Scuba Diving, Freediving, Dive Travel, and Ocean Advocacy: the DeeperBlue Podcast is your weekly guide to everything happening around the world… underwater. In Episode One we hear from Step...

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April 2, 2020

DeeperBlue - Podcast Teaser

Scuba Diving, Freediving, Dive Travel, and Ocean Advocacy: the DeeperBlue Podcast is your weekly guide to everything happening around the world… underwater. We’ll cover all the latest underwater news, trends, equipment, and e...

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