Episode #28 - Wrecks & Caves of Sri Lanka with Dharshana Jayawardena

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In this episode sponsored by XDEEP, I catch up with Dharshana Jayawardena or DJ. DJ is a pioneering underwater explorer in Sri Lanka. In addition to being an author, he is the founder of DiveSriLanka.com and is also a field editor for Asian Diver magazine. DJ has identified the origins of several mystery wrecks; among them the World War I SS Worcestershire and a World War II Catalina patrol bomber. Recently he has ventured into cave diving and discovered Sri Lanka‚Äôs first major underwater cave system among its scenic mountains.

In this episode DJ and I talk about his background in diving and sidemount, his exploration of Sri Lanka's many shipwrecks, his recent cave exploration project in the Sri Lankan mountains and his upcoming presentation on shipwreck exploration at ADEX Singapore, and much more...

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Sponsor - XDEEP https://www.xdeep.eu/ 

https://www.divesrilanka.com/

The Canterbury Wreck - A Diver's Guide

Sidemount Pros YouTube Channel - www.youtube.com/sidemountpros