‘French Spiderman’ scales Manila skyscraper

Alain Robert, the 56-year old adventurer dubbed the “French spiderman”, climbed the 47-storey GT Tower without safety equipment, leaving watchers on the ground staring in amazement.

French ‘Spider-Man’ scales Manila skyscraper

French urban freeclimber Alain Robert on Tuesday completed his latest daring feat as he scaled the exterior of Manila’s GT International Tower. The so-called “French Spiderman” drew crowds of intrigued onlookers as he climbed the 47-storey building without any ropes or harnesses. IMAGES.

French ‘Spider-Man’ scales 230m London skyscraper

French urban freeclimber Alain Robert brought parts of London’s financial district to a standstill Thursday as he scaled the exterior of the 46-storey Heron Tower — the area’s tallest building. The 56-year-old so-called “French Spiderman” took around an hour to climb the 230-metre high tower without any ropes or harnesses, while traffic came to a halt as bemused crowds formed below.

French ‘Spider-Man’ scales London skyscraper

French ‘Spider-Man’ Alain Robert scales a London skyscraper as police and passers-by look on. IMAGES

French spiderman scales Hong Kong hotel

French daredevil Alain Robert climbs the Four Seasons hotel in Hong Kong to help promote Dwayne ‘the Rock’ Johnson’s latest film.

‘French Spiderman’ foiled in Seoul skyscraper attempt

French urban freeclimber Alain Robert attempts to scale the world’s fifth-tallest building, getting more than half way up the 123-storey Lotte World Tower in South Korean capital Seoul before security forced him to abandon the ascent.