PMY managing editor Eileen Mansfield recently spent five days
aboard a 42-foot Grand Banks at the Sea Sense Boating School. The
Sarasota Bay, Florida-based school focuses on teaching women basic
boathandling and maintenance skills.
In this photo, Eileen is performing a routine engine check. Read
more about her experiences in our upcoming "Back to School" issue.
This article originally appeared in the April 2003 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.
To showcase its Prestige line of motoryachts and express cruisers, French boatbuilder Jeanneau welcomes select guests to its impressive factory in Les Herbiers in western France. Prospective boat buyers, dealers, and a few lucky journalists got a glimpse of the entire boatbuilding process from the design and engineering studios to the yard where the boats are loaded for truck delivery. Oh and there was a really nice lunch with a little champagne as well!
To see the company’s savoir faire for yourself, check out the details here. ▶