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    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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BBC NewsNik Wallenda attempts most challenging tightrope walkManila Standard TodayNIK Wallenda, “The King of the Highwire” is at it again. This time, he is heading to the historic windy city of Chicago to attempt his most audacious and challenging tightrope walk yet. And like the legendary Wallenda family tradition, he will do it ...In pictures: Discovery Channel marks 25 yearsBBC Newsall 4 news articles »
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Chicago has no reason to bet on Nik Wallenda stuntChicago TribuneJust because Nik Wallenda is willing to risk his life on the high wire doesn't mean Chicago should take a chance too. Yet the city that welcomed daredevil Evel Knievel and a doomed televised stunt that introduced the concept of jumping the shark almost ...
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The HornetFive reasons I will skip Wallenda's walkChicago TribuneNik Wallenda, 35, has three kids and seems like a nice enough guy. It would sicken me to see him die in the name of entertainment. But let's be honest. The chance that he might die in spectacular fashion is why millions of viewers in more than 200 ...Nik Wallenda Plans Chicago Highwire Walk in NovemberThe Weather ChannelNik Wallenda hits the Suncoast to train for his next high-wire actWWSB ABC 7Nik Wallenda will cross the Chicago skyline on a tightrope 50 stories in the airThe Hornetall 26 news articles »
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WGN-TVChicago Skyline Big Draw For Tight Rope Walker Nik WallendaCBS LocalCHICAGO (CBS) — 50 feet up or 500 feet up, the king of the high-wire says what's the difference. That as Nik Wallenda prepares to walk a tightrope about 500 feet above the Chicago River this fall. CBS 2's Roseanne Tellez talked with the daredevil ...Nik Wallenda's Biggest Stunt YetOutside MagazineDiscovery's Live Nik Wallenda Tightrope Walk Set for NovemberHollywood ReporterNik Wallenda to walk tightrope over the Chicago RiverWGN-TVABC News -Huffington Post -Chicago Tribuneall 252 news articles »
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State law may snag Wallenda high-wire walkChicago TribuneNik Wallenda walks the tightrope above Charlotte Motor Speedway in October 2013, 140 feet above pit road at the Bank of America 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup race in Charlotte, North Carolina. Nik Wallenda walks the tightrope above Charlotte Motor Speedway ...
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Nik Wallenda plans 50-story-high Chicago wirewalkSarasota Herald-TribuneAfterward, Wallenda is to traverse Marina City's west tower to the east tower. Wallenda, who wirewalked at Niagara Falls in 2012 and in Grand Canyon country last year, says it will take “winds over 55 mph or something pretty serious to get me to stop.”.
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Famed Wire Walker Nik Wallenda to Attempt His Most Challenging Tightrope ...The Futon CriticSKYSCRAPER LIVE WITH NIK WALLENDA to air Live in Over 220 Countries Around the World Beginning at 7 PM ET/4 PM PT, Sunday, Nov. 2 on the Discovery Channel and Hosted by NBC News' Willie Geist, Natalie Morales and The Weather Channel's ...
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Daredevil Nik Wallenda to walk over portion of Chicago skylineYahoo NewsCHICAGO (Reuters) - Daredevil Nik Wallenda, who last year completed a high-wire walk over the Grand Canyon, announced on Tuesday plans for an untethered tightrope walk between Chicago skyscrapers on a night in November. "This is going to be the ...and more »
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Daredevil Nik Wallenda picks Chicago buildings for tightrope walkCrain's Chicago BusinessDaredevil Nik Wallenda will walk an uphill tightrope across the Chicago River between Marina City's west tower and the Leo Burnett Building, the Chicago Sun-Times reports. The Sun-Times writes that the Discovery Channel made the announcement today.
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