British skyscraper climber George King free-climbs the Melia Barcelona Sky lodge in Barcelona on 2 April 2021.
A 21-year-old British man was briefly detained on Friday after freeclimbing one of many tallest skyscrapers in Spain.
George King, 21, nicknamed “Daredevil” after a superhero character, scaled together with his naked arms and with none ropes the 120-metre glass-walled Melia Barcelona Sky lodge positioned within the northeastern Spanish metropolis of Barcelona.
Crowds watched as King, who additionally freeclimbed The Shard in London, made his solution to the highest of the constructing with no security gear.
British skyscraper climber George King observes the view after free-climbing the Melia Barcelona Sky lodge in Barcelona.
British skyscraper climber George King free-climbs the Melia Barcelona Sky lodge.
George King free-climbs the Melia Barcelona Sky lodge in Barcelona on 2 April 2021.
He was detained on coming down for about 20 minutes by police and was not fined, his agent Bryan Yeubrey advised AFP.
King was jailed for 3 months on the finish of 2019 after climbing with out permission the famed Shard constructing which measures 310 metres in peak, and vowed on the time to repeat the feat.
His jail sentence was criticised by supporters, together with famend solo freeclimber Alain Robert – dubbed the “French Spiderman” for his personal spectacular ascents.
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