Christian Maury

1919 - 1977


French designer(mostly of dinghies) and a pioneering figure in the development of fiberglass construction of small boats. He spend his entire career working at Lanaverre.
His most famous and popular design is the 420, known by sailors around the world.

Sailboats Designed By Christian Maury

Model LOA First Built
390 (LANAVERRE) 12.80 ft / 3.90 m 1968
420 13.78 ft / 4.20 m 1959
490 16.08 ft / 4.90 m 1968
510 (LANAVERRE) 16.90 ft / 5.15 m 1970
517 16.90 ft / 5.15 m 1976
590 (LANAVERRE) 19.52 ft / 5.95 m 1963
ALIOS 18.31 ft / 5.58 m 1972
JET (LANAVERRE) 15.58 ft / 4.75 m 1967
KID 13.25 ft / 4.04 m 1969
L17 (LANAVERRE) 16.90 ft / 5.15 m 1975
MENHIR 15.58 ft / 4.75 m 1969
MUSARD 350 11.48 ft / 3.50 m 1967


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