facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Teen seeks Guinness record for trick

April 6, 2010 at 2:50 PM   |   Comments

DEL CITY, Okla., April 6 (UPI) -- An Oklahoma teenager said he is trying to get official Guinness recognition for the world's longest skateboard stationary manual at 1 minute 21 seconds.

Aaron Shirazi, 18, of Del City, said he destroyed the current Guinness World Record for the longest stationary manual, a trick involving keeping the skateboard on two wheels while holding still, by holding the position for longer than the 49.09 seconds logged by pro skateboarder Rob Dyrdek in 2007, The Oklahoman, Oklahoma City, reported Tuesday.

Shirazi said he is in the process of collecting signatures, witnesses, video and photos required by Guinness to set an official world record.

"It's worth a shot to make it official," Shirazi said. "It would be pretty cool to be in there."

© 2010 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
Dog leads police to fleeing owner Dog leads police to fleeing owner
2
Store owner threw chili powder at armed robbers Store owner threw chili powder at armed robbers
3
150 cats found in home of known hoarder 150 cats found in home of known hoarder
4
Police: Naked suspect found pants while fleeing Police: Naked suspect found pants while fleeing
5
Fridge-raiding Teletubbie charged with burglary Fridge-raiding Teletubbie charged with burglary
Trending News
Around the Web
x
Feedback