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“高さ137mの綱渡り” コロラド

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“高さ137mの綱渡り” コロラド

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In this Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016, photo, Taylor VanAllen, 24, makes the FA, or First Across, on a high-line from the Wind Tower rock formation to the Bastille rock formation, 450 feet off the ground, in Boulder, Colo. VanAllen, an athlete with Slackline Industries, recreated the Ivy Baldwin high line crossing of Eldorado Canyon in a benefit for trail building at the state park. (Helen H. Richardson/The Denver Post via AP) In this Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016, photo, Taylor VanAllen, 24, makes the FA, or First Across, on a high-line from the Wind Tower rock formation to the Bastille rock formation, 450 feet off the ground, in Boulder, Colo. VanAllen, an athlete with Slackline Industries, recreated the Ivy Baldwin high line crossing of Eldorado Canyon in a benefit for trail building at the state park. (Helen H. Richardson/The Denver Post via AP)
In this Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016, photo, Taylor VanAllen, 24, makes the FA, or First Across, on a high-line from the Wind Tower rock formation to the Bastille rock formation, 450 feet off the ground, in Eldorado Canyon State Park in Boulder, Colorado. VanAllen, an athlete with Slackline Industries, recreated the Ivy Baldwin high line crossing of Eldorado Canyon in a benefit for trail building at the state park. (Helen H. Richardson/The Denver Post via AP)
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In this Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016, photo, Taylor VanAllen, 24, makes the FA, or First Across, on a high-line from the Wind Tower rock formation to the Bastille rock formation, 450 feet off the ground, in Eldorado Canyon State Park in Boulder, Colorado. VanAllen, an athlete with Slackline Industries, recreated the Ivy Baldwin high line crossing of Eldorado Canyon in a benefit for trail building at the state park. (Helen H. Richardson/The Denver Post via AP)フルスクリーンで見る 閉じる

 コロラド州のエルドラドキャニオン州立公園で15日、スラックラインインダストリーズ社に所属するアスリートのタイラー・バンアレンさん(24)が、ウインドタワーロックとバスチルロックの間に設置されたスラックライン(ロープの代わりにリボン状の道具を使用する綱渡り様のスポーツ)でファーストアクロス(今まで誰もラインを張ったことのないルートを開拓して完璧に渡りきること)を達成した。谷底までは最高で137mもあったとのこと。

In this Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016, photo, Taylor VanAllen, 24, makes the FA, or First Across, on a high-line from the Wind Tower rock formation to the Bastille rock formation, 450 feet off the ground, in Eldorado Canyon State Park in Boulder, Colorado. VanAllen, an athlete with Slackline Industries, recreated the Ivy Baldwin high line crossing of Eldorado Canyon in a benefit for trail building at the state park. (Helen H. Richardson/The Denver Post via AP)
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In this Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016, photo, Taylor VanAllen, 24, makes the FA, or First Across, on a high-line from the Wind Tower rock formation to the Bastille rock formation, 450 feet off the ground, in Eldorado Canyon State Park in Boulder, Colorado. VanAllen, an athlete with Slackline Industries, recreated the Ivy Baldwin high line crossing of Eldorado Canyon in a benefit for trail building at the state park. (Helen H. Richardson/The Denver Post via AP)フルスクリーンで見る 閉じる

 同地では、かつて綱渡りの神様とも言われたアイビー・ボールドウィンさんが自らの記録を塗り替える綱渡りを何度も行い、最後の綱渡りを82歳の誕生日に成功させている。バンアレンさんはボールドウィンさんの功績をたたえて“綱渡りを”スラックラインで再現したという。

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