Meet
Nik Wallenda

Nik Wallenda is known as “The King of the High Wire.” He is the seventh generation of the legendary Great Wallendas and began walking the wire at age four. Nik stunned the world when he crossed the Grand Canyon untethered in 2013. His next walk, high across the windy Chicago skyline, is a feat no one else could dream of.

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