2009 World High Wire Championships Takes Place In Seoul

In This Photo: Valery Svezhov
Valery Svezhov of Russia participates in the 2009 World High Wire Championships over the Han Gang River on May 9, 2009 in Seoul, South Korea. 20 world famous high-wire walkers compete in the championships in which contestants have to negotiate a 30mm-thick iron wire stretching 1,000m across the Han Gang River in the fastest possible time. (Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images) * Local Caption * Valery Svezhov
(May 9, 2009 - Source: Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images AsiaPac)