Longest underwater radio broadcast on scuba
Last updated: September 7, 2017 at 5:22 am
5 hours 25 min 25 sec – Stu Tolan (UK). The broadcast on FM 104.8 Channel 4 (UAE) took place on May 13, 2017, in the Ambassador Lagoon at The Lost Chambers Aquarium (Atlantis The Palm, Dubai) in the presence of 65,000 marine animals, including sharks.
PREVIOUS RECORD: 5 hours 6 min – Simon Clarke (UK). The show to raise funds for charity (Cash 4 Kids) was broadcast live on Wave 105.2 FM with the support of Andark Diving and a poolside host on November 15, 2011.
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Jeffrey Gallant is the Editor-in-Chief and Records Keeper of the Diving Almanac. He is also a contributing editor of DIVER Magazine, and the scientific director of the Greenland Shark and Elasmobranch Education and Research Group (GEERG). Jeffrey started diving in 1982.