World Records 2016-11-02T16:31:39+00:00
Steepest Incline Between Two Buildings

Wallenda’s walk from the Marina City west tower to the Leo Burnett Building set the world record for steepest incline for tightrope walking between two buildings, at a 19-degree incline.

Blindfolded Walk Between Chicago Skyscrapers

Wallenda’s second walk from the Marina City west tower to the Marina City east tower set the record for the highest blindfolded walk ever recorded at more than 500-feet.

Wheel Of Death

Wallenda set a world record for the greatest height at which the wheel had ever been performed and the first time anyone had performed the act off the side of a building

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4-Person-High Pyramid

Sets the Guinness World Record for tallest tightrope 4-person-high pyramid with 7 other members of his family at an amusement park in Japan, 25 feet above the ground.

Longest Tight Rope Crossed By Bicycle

Sets the Guinness World Record for longest tightrope crossing by bicycle, 235 feet in Newark, N.J

Highest Bicycle Tight Rope Crossing

Sets world record for highest bicycle tightrope crossing at 238 feet high in the Bahamas

Notable Acts

Hung Onto Helicopter Using Only His Teeth

On June 10, 2011, Wallenda performed while hanging from a helicopter 250 feet above Silver Dollar City in Branson, Missouri

Walk Between The Two Condado Plaza Hotel Towers

Walked on a 135-foot-long high wire between the two towers of the 10-story Condado Plaza Hotel in San Juan, Puerto Rico as tribute and remembrance to his grandfather, Karl Wallenda