|Nik Wallenda looks up minutes before starting skywalk 180 feet over U.S. 41 in Sarasota. Photo by Wade Tatangelo|
Nik Wallenda crossed roughly 600 feet of open space at a height of 180 feet Tuesday from a crane positioned by the Unconditional Surrender statue to the top of the Marina Tower building in downtown Sarasota.
Nik Wallenda overcomes '30-mph winds' during skywalk over U.S. 41 in Sarasota (final version)
Gallery: Nik Wallenda walks the wire in Sarasota
Videos: Nik Wallenda before his Sarasota wire walk