Aerialist Nik Wallenda drew awe Sunday night as he successfully walked across the Grand Canyon without a harness, and now his sights are set on two of the most iconic buildings in New York City.
The 33-year-old started 125 feet up at the Atlantic Club Casino and finished at the Tropicana Casino and Resort
Millions watched in June as Nik Wallenda walked across Niagara Falls on a high wire. Now he’s back and on Thursday, he will take a high wire walk over the beach in Atlantic City.
A tethered Nik Wallenda accomplished the feat Friday night, which he says he got through by “a lot of praying.” He also credited his concentration, focus and training.
A seventh-generation member of the legendary “Flying Wallendas” is keeping the family tradition alive. Nik Wallenda will be walking the high-wire Friday at the Tropicana Casino and Resort for an upcoming television special.