Homer Lighthall, Owner, Master Boat Builder, Captain at Lighthall Marine

Meet homer lighthall

Owner, Master Boat Builder & Boat Repair, Captain

 Homer has been building and repairing boats since 1973. He specializes in problem solving, design and repair for performance sailboats.

Homer has earned the “100 ton Masters Boat Captains License” from the US Coast Guard. This allows him to operate inspected vessels as well as uninspected vessels that are certified by the USCG to carry more than 6 paying passengers plus crew.

He has captained seventeen crossings to Hawaii from the west coast. This includes nine back and eight down crossings for racing and deliveries on various size sail boats.

Homer Lighthall, Captain, Master Boat Builder

Meet sam slick


Sam is our main technician with a lifetime of experience in all facets of repairing and restoring boats. 

He started young working for his family’s boat rental business located at the Santa Cruz and Capitola wharfs. Sam specializes in recreational and commercial boat repairs and restoration with close attention to detail.

Boat Repair and Restoration