Telegraph Picture of the Week: High line walker achieves a fine balance 150ft from the ground

Sheffield stunt walker Sarah Rixham left onlookers astonished this week as she traversed a 120ft high wire between two Sheffield Hallam University buildings over Surrey Lane, near the railway station.

Thursday, 17th March 2016, 05:00 am
Updated Friday, 11th March 2016, 14:02 pm

The challenge - which involved Sarah wearing just a chain around her leg as a safety measure - opened the 11th annual Sheffield Adventure Film Festival. Sarah holds the world record for the longest female highline.

Picture by Tom Maddick/Ross Parry