Wallenda To Take On Niagara Falls On Tightrope

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) -- Nik Wallenda can't visit a new place without envisioning a wire strung high above his head: Linking buildings, landmarks, nations. Even as a 6-year-old at Niagara Falls with his parents, he pictured walking a tightrope over the raging, whitewater maw....

  • Aerialist Nik Wallenda helping unveil exhibit at Liberty Science ... - Jersey Journal
    ... the Chicago Skyline and Niagara Falls, but I've never attempted something as unusual and interesting as the Infinity Climber," Wallenda said.
    11/20/2014 - 10:31 am | View Link
  • Tightrope walker Nik Wallenda to help Liberty Science Center unveil ... - New Jersey Online
    ... the Chicago Skyline and Niagara Falls, but I've never attempted something as unusual and interesting as the Infinity Climber," Wallenda said.
    11/19/2014 - 2:30 pm | View Link
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    New Infinity Climber Exhibit Grand Unveiling Featuring ... - ABC News 4 Charleston
    11/18/2014 - 10:24 am | View Link
  • Battle over Niagara Parks seat - Welland Tribune
    ... spot on the Niagara Parks Commission. At least two high-profile Niagara Falls contenders hope ... how the commission handled the Wallenda walk ...
    11/18/2014 - 4:21 am | View Link
  • Newser takes on Infiniti Climber at Liberty Science Center - New York Daily News
    ... over the Grand Canyon, Niagara Falls or the city of Chicago, I’m exercising my body and my imagination as well,” said acrobat Nik Wallenda.
    11/17/2014 - 11:40 am | View Link
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  • High-Wire Artist Nik Wallenda: My New Blindfolded Stunt Isn't a Death Wish
    The acclaimed performer is set to walk between Chicago skyscrapers - without a harness
    10/27/2014 - 7:06 pm | View Link
  • Nik Wallenda to walk tightrope blindfolded 50 stories above Chicago
    Nik Wallenda has announced that he is planning to walk a portion of the tightrope walk over the Chicago skyline wearing a blindfold next month.
    10/27/2014 - 10:47 am | View Link
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    Discover Channel expects Sarasota daredevil's Chicago stunt to be another ratings blockbuster.
    10/25/2014 - 10:44 pm | View Link
  • Marina City residents warned about Wallenda's stunt
    The managers of two Chicago apartment buildings are telling residents to watch their step while tightrope walker Nik Wallenda practices his craft next month.
    10/25/2014 - 9:38 am | View Link
  • Niagara Falls Illumination Board Shines Spotlight on Niagara Falls
    NIAGARA FALLS, Ontario, Oct. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its ongoing role to support the destination and promote increased visitation to the region, the Niagara Falls Illumination Board has issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ), to investigate new lighting technology and capabilities to improve the overall illumination of both the Canadian Horseshoe and American Falls. It has been ...
    10/24/2014 - 4:13 pm | View Link
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  • Tightrope walker Nik Wallenda tests out new 'Infinity Chamber' at Liberty Science Center
    Wallenda, who is more familiar traversing across the Grand Canyon or Niagara Falls on a thin wire, said the Infinity Chamber was "very cool" and was exciting because it "promotes not only wellness and health and fitness and all of those things," but also ...
    11/22/2014 - 10:54 am | View Link
  • Niagara Falls remembers Nik Wallenda walk
    NIAGARA FALLS - Nik Wallenda’s 2012 walk across Niagara Falls will be permanently remembered in the place where his crossing began. A 4.5-foot-high limestone and bronze monument, with a piece of the wire used in Wallenda’s feat affixed to the top, was ...
    07/6/2014 - 10:48 pm | View Link
  • And he DID look down! Tightrope hero is first to conquer Niagara for more than a century
    An American stuntman has become the first person in more than a century to cross the Niagara Falls on a tightrope. Nik Wallenda, 33, was watched by an estimated one billion TV viewers and more than 125,000 sightseers at the famous gorge. He took 25 minutes ...
    06/15/2012 - 3:18 pm | View Link
  • Nik Wallenda completes Niagara Falls wire walk
    Nik Wallenda has successfully crossed Niagara Falls on a highwire strung high above the raging waters, a historic achievement for the American aerialist. Wallenda, who hails from a long line of high-wire artists — several of whom have died during ...
    06/15/2012 - 12:37 pm | View Link
  • Daredevil Nik Wallenda crosses Niagara Falls on tightrope
    Nik Wallenda has become the first person to tightrope walk directly over Niagara Falls, crossing through the falls' famous mists and gusts in less than a half hour Friday night while tethered to a wire at the insistence of the network televising the stunt.
    06/15/2012 - 10:21 am | View Link
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    Hornblower Niagara Cruises announced this week their boats that take visitors to the brink of both falls from the Canadian side of the border will operate in the ...
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  • Nik Wallenda's Tightrope Walk Over Niagara Falls
    ABC required Wallenda to wear a safety harness. Wallenda stated he would have preferred to work without one. The Niagara Parks Commission indicated it was ...
    11/19/2014 - 4:41 am | View Website
  • Nik Wallenda walks over Niagara Falls 2012
    Nik Wallenda walks on wire across Niagara Falls Canada in the event of the Century 2012. http://www.niagarafallstourism.com
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