A Nigerian footballer, Harrison Chinedu has set a new world record. In his country’s commercial city, Lagos, Chinedu set the new Guinness World Record for distance traveled on bicycle with a football on the head, 103.6 km.
In a show of determination and skill, Chinedu was able to navigate the above distance with a ball placed in the centre of his head, AFP reports.
It was not his first time into the Guinness Book of World Records, he became the first man to travel the farthest distance while balancing a football on his head.
The Cambodia-based footballer set the record after walking from the Redemption camp on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway to the National Stadium in Surulere, Lagos, which is a total distance of 48.08km, on March 6.
Naib Singh, the Indian soldier had walked a total distance of 45.64km with a ball on his head in his country in 2014.
Nigerian footballer Harrison Chinedu cycled 64 miles with a football on his head, hoping to enter the Guinness Book of Records pic.twitter.com/WMccvkXYDL
— AFP news agency (@AFP) November 21, 2016