• Balance

    Balance - By Nik Wallenda
    Balance is the theme of Nik's life: between his work and family, his faith in God and artistry, his body and soul.
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Daily Training Schedule
Monday- 6pm
Tuesday – OFF
Wednesday - 6pm
Thursday - 6pm
Friday - 11an & 6pm
Saturday - 11am & 6pm
Sunday - 3pm
Nathan Benderson Park (North Park)
Near the new UTC mall


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Nik Wallenda's Skyscraper Cam Is Now LiveChicagoistWe're less than two weeks away from high wire artist and acrobat Nik Wallenda's tightrope walk from Marina City to the Leo Burnett Building on Nov. 2. While Wallenda continues to practice for the walk 50 stories above Wacker Drive and the Chicago River ...
New York Daily NewsDaredevil Nik Wallenda will make his next tightrope walk between two Chicago ...New York Daily NewsWalking on a tightrope between skyscrapers isn't enough anymore for Nik Wallenda. Now he's going to try it blindfolded. On live TV. The member of the famed Flying Wallendas family said he was inspired to try this sightless feat after having Lasik ...Daredevil says he's ready for Chicago skyscraper tightrope walkNew Tang Dynasty TelevisionDaredevil ready for Chicago tightrope walkBrisbane Timesall 4 news articles »
A daredevil in a grand public spaceChicago TribuneThe famous daredevil has bona fide connections to Chicago theater and even appeared in "Hephaestus" at the Lookingglass Theatre (as did his sister Lijana, who also designed costumes for "Cascabel.") But as you have likely heard, Wallenda has a bigger ...and more »
azcentral.comNik Wallenda practicing for tightrope walk in Chicagoazcentral.comNik Wallenda walking across the Grand Canyon for Discovery Channel's "Skywire Live With Nik Wallenda" at Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona on June 23, 2013. Wallenda is taking his tightrope to Chicago for a high-wire walk to be televised this fall ...Florida Tightrope Walker Practicing For Next Dangerous StuntCBS LocalWallenda practicing for blindfolded high-wire walkTBO.comNik Wallenda Announces Press Conference Ahead of Nov. 2 Chicago Death ...Monsters and Critics.comMarina City Online -Washington Timesall 24 news articles »
WFLANik Wallenda trains in Sarasota for his big Chicago wirewalkWFLAEven for the great Nik Wallenda, there's a first time for everything. Friday evening marked the first time he had ever put on a blindfold during a high wire walk. Wallenda said, "There's something about adding that blindfold that just makes it that ...
Christian PostChristian High-Wire Artist Nik Wallenda Plans to Walk the Tight Rope ...Christian PostDaredevil Nik Wallenda gives a thumbs-up sign as he nears the end, after walking on a two-inch (5-cm) diameter steel cable rigged 1,400 feet (426.7 metres) across more than a quarter-mile deep remote section of the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado ...Tightrope Walker Nik Wallenda Takes on ChicagoMen's JournalNik Wallenda wows crowd for wirewalking rehearsal at Benderson Park in ...Bradenton HeraldNik Wallenda begins Sarasota practice sessionsWWSB ABC 7Marina City Online -FOX 13 Tampa Bay, WTVT-TVall 14 news articles »
WGN RadioJohn Williams Full Show 10/06/2014: Nik Wallenda vs. City of Chicago, Fire ...WGN RadioJohn Williams talks about Nik Wallenda wants to tightrope the Chicago skyline without a harness and blindfolded! Neil Steinberg of The Sun Times discussed the Great Fire Festival of Chicago that just didn't take. John also spoke about Republicans ...Nik Wallenda confirms he'll wear blindfold for Chicago tightrope walkThe Global DispatchWallenda prepares for training Sarasota sessionsWWSB ABC 7Daredevil to be Blindfolded During Chicago Tightrope StuntAction Huball 7 news articles »
WLS-TVNik Wallenda Adds Blindfold To Discovery Channel Tightrope StuntDeadline.com“Why?” deadpanned Today show's co-host Matt Lauer, speaking for us all, when Wallenda broke the news this morning on the NBC morning infotainment program– NBCU's Peacock Productions being the producer of the stunt coverage for Discovery.Nik Wallenda: I'll walk tightrope between Chicago skyscrapers while blindfoldedToday.comNik Wallenda to Wear Blindfold for Tightrope Walk Between Chicago SkyscrapersTIMENik Wallenda to walk tightrope blindfolded 50 stories above ChicagoWLS-TVDaily Mail -NBC Chicagoall 110 news articles »
WWSB ABC 7Nik Wallenda hits the Suncoast to train for his next high-wire actWWSB ABC 7"I wanted to do something in a big city for a huge crowd, so I decided Chicago was a great place,” Wallenda says. “I love the title the Windy City. That's one of the things that lured me there. Of course, that's going to create more of a challenge for ...Wallenda: Spectacle, legacy inspire Chicago walkNiagara GazetteWallenda hopes Chicago walk will inspireFOX 13 Tampa Bay, WTVT-TVChicago Tribune Phil Rosenthal columnInsurance News Netall 26 news articles »