CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Local rowing coach Bryce Carlson has been making his way across the North Atlantic for two weeks as of Wednesday.
FOX19 spoke to him by phone this past week -- he was in good spirits despite a couple of rough days at sea.
He's already faced large waves, strong winds, and has even capsized multiple times. But his greatest challenge is a couple of days away as the remnants of Hurricane Chris will threaten Carlson and his ship Lucille -- Carlson is expecting 14 ft. waves and 45 mph winds later this week, specifically Friday, July 13 and Saturday, July 14.
Carlson is using a private weather company for daily forecast updates. Here is the company's latest synopsis:
Before he departed, Carlson sat down for the Rob Williams Anytime podcast -- you can hear that full conversation below: