Birmingham debut for dive gear
The New Products Showcase: at DIVE 2018 scores of recently-launched dive kit items will be featured.
An impressive overview of recently-launched dive gear will be on offer to visitors at this weekend’s Birmingham Dive Show.
Taking place in Hall 1 at the NEC, DIVE 2018 will feature a display of scores of previously unseen kit items ranging from masks to underwater video cameras in the New Products Showcase.
25 October 2018
Sited near the Dive 2018 entrance, the Showcase will help visitors pinpoint products from the many suppliers of dive gear – manufacturers, distributors and retailers – populating the exhibition hall. Among these will be:
4th Element Diving, AP Diving, Anchor Dive Lights, Andark Diving & Watersports, Apeks Marine Equipment, Aqua-Lung UK, Bauer, Cameras Underwater, Cands Diving Supplies, Cressi, Custom Divers, Dirty Divers, FinCLIP, Fourth Element, Go Dive, Hammond Drysuits, Light & Motion, Liquid Sports (Bigblue Lights, Ratio, Sharkskin and Ursuits), Lumb Bros, Mares, Metalsub, Miflex Xtreme Diving Hoses, Nauticam UK & Underwater Visions, Northern Diver, Ocean Leisure Cameras, Ocean Reef, O’Three, Otter Watersports, ParaLenz, Robin Hood Watersports, Santi Diving, Scuba Strapp, Sea & Sea, SeeDive, Shaw Tek, Shearwater Research, TovaTec, TUSA, Underwaterworld at Stoney Cove, VMS Rebreathers and Waterproof.
DIVE 2018 will, of course, also provide ample opportunities to expand personal diving horizons through travel and training opportunities.
For those with training in mind, experts from the likes of PADI, BSAC, SSI, ,SDI, SAA and IANTD will be offering guiding hands throughout the weekend.
There will also be an extensive programme of talks by top diving speakers on the DIVER Stage, the Centre Stage and the Ocean Theatre. Other show features include a gallery of cutting-edge underwater prints and two in-hall pools – one dedicated to scuba try-dives, the other to sampling rebreathers.
A further DIVE 2018 highlight will be the free-to-enter draw open to all Show visitors. The prize: a PNG Dive Trip for Two, worth £10,000.
DIVE 2018 opening times are 9.30-6.00 on Saturday 27 October and 9.30-5.00 on Sunday 28 October.
DIVE 2018 is a DIVER Group event in association with Dive Worldwide