Frank Bohlen

June 16, 2022

With one day to go, the Gulf Stream's meander appears to be on the move. This is the third in a series of three analyses by navigator and oceanographer Frank Bohlen

June 5, 2022

Navigator and oceanographer Frank Bohlen continues his pre-race analysis of the Gulf Stream

May 13, 2022

Navigator and oceanographer Frank Bohlen previews the shape and direction of the Gulf Stream for 2022

March 25, 2022

The defining features of the race are the Gulf Stream currents and the weather that it breeds, and there are many great resources to study

January 7, 2022

Veteran navigator and oceanographer Frank Bohlen revisits the 2016 Newport Bermuda Race forecast and highlights free CCA weather resources

June 14, 2018

In the final days before the start, the view of the Gulf Stream's structure and flow is somewhat clouded. By W. Frank Bohlen Due to persistent cloud cover, satellite views […]

June 1, 2018

As May turns to June, the Gulf Stream watch intensifies and navigators study the structure and flow of the Stream for winning clues. By W. Frank Bohlen With 14 days […]

May 16, 2018

Gulf Stream navigation begins well before the race with a close watch on the evolution of the form and structure of the Stream across the route to Bermuda. By W. […]

March 19, 2018

Skippers and navigators can learn lessons about both Gulf Stream and weather forecasts with a look back at the last race. Story by W. Frank Bohlen. It has been said […]

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