There are lots of exciting things going on in GUE this quarter. Check out our December newsletter for the headlines!

Now receiving submissions for the 2018 Photo of the Year!

Each December, GUE opens submissions for its next Photo of the Year. GUE divers around the world are encouraged to submit their best photos from the prior year for consideration. There are no category requirements, so cave, wreck, wildlife, and surface shots are all welcome!

The photographer of this year's winning photo will receive a 1-year GUE Gold Membership and a $50 gift certificate valid for purchases on!

Last chance!

There are still a few items available from our limited edition apparel run, including hoodies, jackets, and shirts.

Quantities and sizes vary, so don't wait!

​Brand new issue of Quest Magazine out now!

Printed copies have been mailed and the electronic version is available now! GUE Members can read the newest Quest or ANY back issue at

Silver, Gold, Scholar, and Platinum members – to ensure you receive future copies of Quest, verify that your address is up to date! Make sure you are logged in to, then go to and click on the “addresses” tab to ensure your preferred address is set as the default. If you have any trouble, or if you haven't been receiving your Quests, you can email

Quest Volume 18, No. 4 features include:
  • ​​Exploration of Weeki Wachee and Twin Dees Springs by Andrew Pitkin
  • Bonaire: Diver's Paradise by German Arango
  • The Return of the Orcas by Maxim Kuznetsov
  • Diving Odyssey: A Journey from Outer to Inner Space by Gemma Smith

Plus: Staying Warm in the Cold by Kees Beemster Leverenz; Reef Diving in Cozumel, Mexico by Emoke Wagner; North Florida Springs Alliance Serves as a Model Citizen Support Organization When It Comes to Landowner Relations by Kelly Jessop; an The SS Burdigala by Dimitri Galon.
Have an idea for a Quest article or want to contribute? We'd love to hear from you!

New videos added to!

​New and Upgraded GUE instructors

​Congratulations to GUE's newest instructors: Joaquin Jimenez Krijgsman in Spain, Gerard Ghammachi in Lebanon, and Lauren Kieren in FL, USA!

We are also pleased to announce Antonio Bresciani in Egypt as our newest Tech 2 instructor and welcome back Nikos Vardakas in Greece!

Find a GUE instructor near you at


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