The skipping star

"It was fun…It was also a kind of torture, good torture,” declared Yahan Palia to sum up his experience that created a new Guinness World Record for "Most skips over a rope in one hour by an individual.” In the presence of two witnesses, two people tracking time, two people counting his skips and close friends keeping him relaxed, Palia’s feat was recorded on two cameras — one regular and one slow motion — on June 21 this year. As per the guidelines from the authorities, the proof of his one hour ordeal was uploaded on their website. Three months......

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