Rapelling Stelco Tower – The Hamilton Spectator, June 23, 2015
It’s the closest I’ll come to being a superhero — that’s what went through my mind when my editor asked if I wanted to rappel a skyscraper Monday afternoon.
In the great game of “if I could have any superpower …” I’ve never chosen the ability to leap tall buildings in a single bound, so I don’t know what my logic was.
Certainly not as solid as the reason 86 local residents have for doing the same thing on Tuesday. From 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., they’ll step off the roof of Stelco Tower — a 103-metre building located at MacNab Street and King Street West — as a fundraiser for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Hamilton & Burlington …