JOURNEY’S END

Frank Kowalski / Powerboat & RIB

Delivery Voyage of 'SAFEHAVEN' the second XSV20 to Jack Setton.

Above, Video covering her voyage from Cork to Sardinia.

Frank Kowalski, MD of Safehaven Marine, provides a first-hand account of a mighty 2500 nautical mile journey from Cork, Ireland, to Porto Cervo on Sardinian’s idyllic coast. A delivery voyage extraordinaire, made by one his own Safehaven XSV20’s and a vessel named after the yard in which she was built. A striking 23 metre all-weather vessel which has the power to court both wealthy superyacht owners and professional mariners alike…

Anticipating that her maiden voyage across the infamous Bay of Biscay would likely provide some highly challenging sea conditions, the 23 metre vessel, ‘Safehaven’, now the second XSV20 built by Safehaven Marine, was tested in the company’s usual inimitable style during a storm which saw 6 metre waves and 40 knot winds battering Cork’s rugged, Atlantic coast. This o