ALAIN ROBERT

 The French Spiderman!

Alais: The French Spiderman

Date of birth: August 7 1962 (age 54)

Nationality: French

Resides: Bali, Indonesia

Height: 5 ft 11 in (1.8 m)

Profession:  Building Climber 

Number of Ascents: 140 

 

Alain Robert is best known as "the French Spider-Man" (after the comic character Spider-Man), or "the Human Spider,"  for his death defying building ascents listed below.  Handicapped by veritgo, and a number of serious injuries, Alain Robert has learned how to overcome his fears by training his mind to stay focused on his objective...staying alive.  "You can only focus on one thing at one time.  You cant' be focused on fighing for your life and thinking you are going to fall and die.  Fighing keeps your mind busy."

 

Over the span of twenty plus years, Alain has climbed a number landmarks including the BurjKhalifa in Dubai (on top rope), Eiffel Tower, the Sydney Opera House and the Montparnasse Tower.  

 

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ALAIN ROBERT VIDEOS

Alain Robert - Burj Khalifa Dubai

Alain Robert - Urban Climbing

Alain Robert

Legend of the Spiderman

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