Saturday September 23rd, 2023
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Russians Be Cray

A group of daredevils have scaled the walls of the world's tallest building - Dubai's Burj Khalifa. Check out the insane video here...

Staff Writer

We're not quite sure what it is with Russians and their love for climbing tall buildings; maybe they're just stealing the copper wires, we don't know. But what we do know is they take some pretty maddening shots of their adrenaline fueled antics. Buildering or Urban Climbing is basically that scene in every action movie where the antagonist is about to fall to his death with one hand holding on to the edge of the cliff/building/deathstar, except done for fun.

In February this year, Vitaliy Raskalov and Vadim Makhorov free climbed the Shanghai Tower, the second tallest building in the world....

More recently, another group of Russians one upped them, climbing the tallest building in the world - Burj Khalifa in Dubai. Alexander Remnev, who is one of the daredevils in the insane video below, is a student in Russia and probably not quite right in the head. Although he did mention that climing the Burj was not that difficult due to easy accessibility.

You know what gives you even easier access to the top of Burj Khalifa? The elavator...