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NJ.comTightrope walker Nik Wallenda tests out new 'Infinity Chamber' at Liberty ...NJ.comThe first person to test out the Infinity Chamber on Saturday, which was unveiled as part of Liberty Science Center's Family Fun Fitness Festival, was Nik "King of the High Wire" Wallenda, who recently accomplished a record-breaking tightrope walk ...
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USA TODAYNik Wallenda won't make tightrope walks less risky for more sponsorshipsUSA TODAYNik Wallenda is best known for his dazzling high-wire walks, but this weekend he'll be do something a little closer to the ground: An introduction of a suspended climbing space at the Liberty Science Center in New Jersey. The climbing space, which is ...
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NJ.comTightrope walker Nik Wallenda to help Liberty Science Center unveil one-of-a ...NJ.comLiberty Science Center in Jersey City will unveil its 21,000-pound, 64-platform "Infinity Climber," the world's first suspended climbing play space on Saturday. Acclaimed aerialist Nik "King of the High Wire" Wallenda, fresh off his record-breaking ...
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Nik Wallenda talks about the power of faith in St. CharlesChicago Daily HeraldHigh wire walker Nik Wallenda talks with the Rev. Jim Nicodem, senior pastor at Christ Community Church in St. Charles, Sunday morning in front of a packed sanctuary. Wallenda discussed his family and faith, as well as his record-setting high-wire act.and more »
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DNAinfoNik Wallenda's Next High-Wire Act Is ... Over a Ford Dealership?DNAinfoWallenda drives a Ford, added Buchanan. Wallenda spent several weeks before the Chicago event practicing in a park in Sarasota. His family has long lived in the area and the community has supported Wallenda and his family with meals, the paper said.
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DNAinfoEverything You Need to Know About Nik Wallenda's Wire WalkDNAinfoCHICAGO — Daredevil Nik Wallenda will attempt to walk a high-wire across the Chicago River Sunday, a feat expected to draw thousands of spectators. Here's a quick guide to navigating the stunt, in person or at home. WHO: Nik Wallenda, the 34-year-old ...Nik Wallenda on His Tightrope Walk Between Chicago Towers Sunday ...ForbesNik Wallenda's Back-To-Back Tightrope Walks Across Chicago Skyscrapers Are ...DOGOnewsWhat if Nik Wallenda hadn't defied death in Chicago?Chicago ReaderWTSP 10 News -Bradenton Herald -New Straits Times Onlineall 53 news articles »
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DNAinfoIf Nik Wallenda Falls into the Chicago River, Could He Survive?DNAinfoDaredevil Nik Wallenda walks 454 feet across the Chicago River on a tightrope from the west Marina Tower (r.) to the Leo Burnett Building Sunday. Then he'll cross from one Marina Tower to the other — blindfolded — that is, if he survives the first walk.Nik Wallenda hopes to add another chapter to family's daredevil historyChicago TribuneNik Wallenda Crosses Between Chicago Skyscrapers - TwiceNBCNews.comDaredevil Nik Wallenda conquers Chicago skylineUSA TODAYCNN -Crain's Chicago Businessall 1,551 news articles »
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VarietyBeneath Nik Wallenda's Tightrope, Discovery and NBC News Face Balancing ActVarietyNik Wallenda isn't the only person who will have to totter precariously on a tightrope this Sunday. As the daredevil attempts two different high-wire challenges over Chicago this weekend, his efforts will be televised by Discovery Channel. But the task ...
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People MagazineHigh-Wire Artist Nik Wallenda: My New Blindfolded Stunt Isn't a Death WishPeople MagazineThe incline "changes your center of gravity, the way you balance," says Wallenda, a seventh-generation wire walker whose family troupe, the Flying Wallendas, has a famed history of triumph and tragedy. "Usually with wire walking, the biggest strain is ...Wallenda's tightrope walk isn't heroic, it's dumbChicago TribuneViewing Areas, Street Closures Announced For Daredevil Nik Wallenda's Walk ...CBS LocalNik Wallenda stages final practice before Chicago high-wire walkFOX 13 Tampa Bay, WTVT-TVSarasota Herald-Tribune -ChicagoNow (blog)all 77 news articles »
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