We would never have known about the online TV show called The Runner if someone hadn’t been dangling from the Space Needle on Monday. Complete with a helicopter filming the whole thing. How does one get permission for such a feat? (Heck if we know, we’re Jack…)
Earlier reports said the man rappelling from the 605-foot structure was part of a national commercial, however, KOMO-TV reported the stunt was part of the reality competition series. Watch the full episode here.
The following are screenshots taken from the TV show: