Professional captain services for harbor, bay, and sunset cruises. Day and overnight trips to Catalina and the Channel Islands. Hourly and day rate quotes available.
Captain Stovall offers sailing and motor yacht instruction for new boat owners to enhance your boating skills including in-harbor maneuvering, navigation, night sailing, radar, anchoring, weather, and voyage planning and preparation. Whatever your level or requirements, Captain Stovall will help you enjoy boat ownership to its fullest.
Yacht and boat deliveries serving owners on the West Coast, Canada and Mexico. Satisfy your insurance company’s open water requirements with a licensed captain. Available for deliveries on the West Coast of North America from Alaska to Mexico, the Gulf States, Caribbean and more. Experienced on many vessel types, both sail and power, up to 45 meters. Satellite tracking at regular intervals available for real time monitoring of your vessel.
Captain Stovall has logged over 4,000 days at sea on the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans and Caribbean Sea beginning in 1983 with the U.S. Navy. In 1990, he earned his Master, 100 gross ton certificate (upgraded to 200gt in 2020) with an Auxiliary Sail Endorsement while working aboard salvage and diving vessels in Key West, Florida and later formed his own company providing services to yacht owners and brokers along the Eastern Seaboard. Captain Stovall is currently based in Marina del Rey, California where he works as a professional captain offering delivery, charter, and instruction services for vessels up to 40 meters. References available on request.