SPIDER-WOMAN Real-life superhero Katherine Richards is all smiles, and no fear, as she rappels down her 30th high-rise building. (Photo: Tom McCarrick, Photographer)
DYNAMIC DUO Friends Ashley Billard and Katherine Richards call themselves the Dynamoc Duo and wear matching capes.
HOUSTON’S FINEST Flanked by two members of a Houston Police Department SWAT team, Katherine Richards is strapped in and ready to rappel down the Embassy Suites Hotel to raise money for Special Olympics. (Photo: Tom McCarrick, Photographer)