Nestler: Swiss Climber Stephan Siegrist Slacklines Kili

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“In terms of safety a 20- or 30-meter highline is comparable with climbing in the sixth or seventh grade,” Heinz Zak told me some time ago.

The extreme climber, photographer and filmmaker from Austria is a slackline pioneer in Europe and a recognized expert in balancing at dizzying heights. Highlining is very popular in the climbing scene – the Swiss top climber Stephan Siegrist is also doing it from time to time.

The 43-year-old has now set a new high-altitude world record in this discipline – most likely because there are not yet record lists.” Full story