New Zealand Maritime Index



Source: New Zealand herald
Reference ID:710280050
Page:C28
Title: Ginger's swashbuckling adventure
Author: Bailey, Robin
Abstract: BIOGRAPHY FILE: GIBBS, Ginger
Describes the preparation and outfitting of the powerboat SWASHBUCKLERS in the successful record-breaking attempt on the trans-Tasman speed record. Describes the refuelling arrangements, using the trawler SAVANNAH off the New Zealand coast. Mentions the members of SWASHBUCKLERS' crew and the skills they brought to the team effort. Note: a more detailed article on the Gibbs' record attempt may be found in the April-May 200 6 issue of Propeller magazine.
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