Remember That Guy That Walked 30miles With A Ball On His Head? He’s back. And yes, you read the headline right.
On Sunday, 20th November, 2016 Harrison Chinedu, set a new Guinness world record for “traveling with a ball balanced on his head while riding a bicycle” from La Campaigne Tropicana, Ibeju Lekki t o National Stadium, Surulere in Lagos state, a distance of 103.6 kilometeres to be exact.
Harrison Chinedu covered the distance without any incidence under the watchful supervision of Guinness World Record officials, local and international media and a multitude of fans and well-wishes that began the 9-hour journey from the outskirts of Lagos island.
“It is a record created by me and now I’m very glad I made. I hope the Guinness World Record validate it and give me the results.” Explained Chinedu to reporters still with the ball on his head.
— Soccer Parole (@SoccerParole) November 21, 2016
The Nigerian footballer currently holds the world record of ‘walking with the ball over the head’ earlier in the year covering a distance of 48.04 kilometers in 6 hours and 15 minutes, and this time around, he decided to push the limits with his new effort.
Marketing & Corporate Communications manager of Bet9ja, sponsors of this epic feat, Tunji Meshioye, said as his backers they “never doubted Harrison Chinedu’s Ability to achieve the feat.”