French rock and urban climber Alain Robert scales the City Tower on November 12, 2008 in Jakarta, Indonesia. (Photo by Dimas Ardian/Getty Images AsiaPac) When you saw the movie Spiderman, you may have thought to yourself, "It would be pretty sweet to be able to do that." Apparently, so did Alain Robert, except he completely lacks all traces of fear and actually decided to try it. Today, he scaled the City Tower in Jakarta, Indonesia - a building that stands 33 floors high. It took him...Read Full Story
Alain Robert is a French climber known for having scaled numerous skyscrapers. His nickname is 'Spiderman' after the popular comic book. Find more pictures, videos and articles about Alain Robert here.