What do we know about tightrope walking?

Walking the Tightrope

We bet all of you know by now who the man of the moment is. Yes, you are right, his name is Nik Wallenda. He is 35 years old and he represents the seventh generation of a family who lived for tightrope walking. On 2 November 2014, people in Chicago had the opportunity to see an unbelievable event. Nik Wallenda had the courage do to something that almost all individuals are afraid of even thinking about – he walked on tightrope at 500ft in the air without a safety net or a harness! First, he crossed the Chicago River on a tightrope linking two high buildings.

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