I Can Walk On Stilts

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 12 People

    After All These Years

    It is ten to 12 years since I last did it professionally, but I am happy to know that I can still walk on stilts. It’s actually the easiest of all the circus skills to pick up, very much a confidence trick. If you want to know what it feels like, all you need to do is...
    amberdextrous amberdextrous
    51-55, M
    3 Responses Mar 5, 2010


    I found a pair of stilts that my parents had bought from the thriftshop probably years earlier. This was before second grade. I decided I wanted to learn how to walk on stilts. This was really my first time experiencing something I found myself wanting to give up on. My dad...
    pitapockets pitapockets
    Jun 14, 2011

    Freelance Stilt Walker

    I've been walking stilts for 25 years, and now do it full time as a freelance entertainer.  It's a very fun & rewarding job... as long as the gigs keep coming in!  I also teach people how to walk on stilts, and other circus skills as well.  Check out my website to see all the...
    Stiltfun Stiltfun
    Aug 30, 2011

    I Help People Stilt Walk...

    i spend lots of my time walking on stilts, building stilts, and teaching people to walk on stilts I have a website you can use to get in touch if you want help too: www.PegStilts.com See ya when you're taller! Kricket PegStilts.com - Peg Stilts and Puppets! Portland, OR
    pegstilts pegstilts
    Mar 14, 2011
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