I may have missed something in this thread. There seem to be some gaps in the information from one post to the next.
That being said, I believe that a section for women would be great. After spending months on end with Captain Bob, a female perspective on questions and situations is refreshing and enlightening. Circumstances that bother women are frequently insignificant to me, for example, clean clothes and lots of hot water for a shower.
I like hanging on the hook as well as anybody, but about every two weeks, I need a "marina fix.
Women only instruction is terrific for those who are more comfortable in an all girls situation. Some are more likely to ask questions and take the initiative when men aren't around.