Tag: Hal McCormick

Why? Because We Love It

Night Train 228 from vito bialla on Vimeo. The Night Train Swimmers include Captain Vito Bialla, navigator/pilot Hal McCormick, observer/pilot Patrick HornPhil Cutti, David Holscher, Zach Jirkovsky, Luane Rowe, Blair Cannon, and Grace van der Byl. Copyright © 2013 by Open Water Swimming

Read More

When Man Is Mightier Than Machine

The Night Train Swimmers - who have been swimming non-stop since last Thursday - are acknowledged as tough and adventurous. Mother Nature does not always give them a break, but today looks like a wonderful culmination of all their hard work, planning, and audacious plans. The team - Captain Vito Bialla, navigator Hal McCormick, pilot Patrick Horn, and

Read More

Blue And White And Perhaps Red All Over

The Night Train Swimmers have motored down from San Francisco Bay to their starting point at Gaviota State Park near Santa Barbara, California and are ready to go for a 3 pm start tomorrow. All systems are a go for their world record attempt and massive charity swim effort. Along the way of their planned 228-mile California coastal swim, the Night Train

Read More