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Meeting the Warrior again

Blog entry by Chris | March 15, 2008

The drive to Gisborne from Auckland to join the Rainbow Warrior felt short. (In actual fact it was not short-largely due to an unfortunate truck and trailer incident involving wool bales all over the show, a handy orchard and a bus...

From Nevados del Aconquija to Christchurch

Blog entry by Kathy | March 15, 2008

Albatross (C) GREENPEACE / Sharomov This is from Pablo , written in, as he puts it, “International Brokken English” I remember when I start my primary school and I visit the house of my classmate I didn’t understand why they don't...

Sealion ahead

Blog entry by Dima | March 15, 2008

This is a note I got from Dima the photographer on board. Sealion (C) GREENPEACE / Sharomov I have a short story about this picture with the sea lion. I was on the bow of the ship taking the pictures of Albatrosses. When I was...

Meet: Kathy, communications officer

Blog entry by Kathy | March 14, 2008

Kathy, on board communications officer (C) GREENPEACE / Sharomov My name's Kathy, and I'm the on board communications officer for the Rainbow Warrior tour. Normally I fulfil said officer's role in the Auckland office. (I keep meaning...

Meet Susannah, onboard campaigner

Blog entry by Kathy | March 14, 2008

Meet Susannah (C) GREENPEACE / Sharomov Hi, I'm Susannah, a climate campaigner at the Greenpeace NZ office and a campaigner on board the Rainbow Warrior for the 6-week tour. Kathy has asked me to write my own profile. I protested...

Meet: Pep - Chief mate

Blog entry by Kathy | March 14, 2008

Pep - Chief Mate (C) GREENPEACE / Sharomov Pep (real name Jose) is from Spain. He has been alive for 42 years. He is Chief Mate onboard the Rainbow Warrior but has captained many other ships. Pep would only talk to me about the last...

Meet Carmen, Onboard Campaign Manager

Blog entry by Kathy | March 14, 2008

Carmen - Campaign manager (C) GREENPEACE / Sharomov Carmen (otherwise known as Nautical Goddess) is a very experienced campaigner, having spent 12 years volunteering and working with Greenpeace , in various roles. I asked her to...

Meet: Kristin - Deckhand

Blog entry by Kathy | March 14, 2008

Kristin - Deckhand (C) GREENPEACE / Sharomov Kristin, is 35, born and bred in Gisborne, and a deckhand on board. He is actually very overqualified, having trained and worked as an aircraft engineer for 10 years after leaving school. ...

A day in Gisborne

Blog entry by Kathy | March 14, 2008

Open boat talks (C) GREENPEACE / Sharomov I take it all back! Gisborne is a meteorological chocolate box. I woke at 4:30am to pouring rain, an open cabin hatch and a developing puddle on the floor. And the rain pretty much didn't stop...

Meet: Maite - Deckhand

Blog entry by Kathy | March 13, 2008

GRENPEACE / Sharomov Maite (pronounced MY-TAY) is my cabin mate. She's also a deckhand and she is always smiling. When I sat down to talk to her, I could have sat there forever. She is 100 per cent interesting. She's from Spain.

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