Guinness World Records, has announced a Nigerian, Tonye Solomon, as the new record holder for the most steps climbed on a ladder while balancing a football on the head.
GWR announced this feat on their X account on Wednesday, September 13, noting that Solomon climb 150 ladder steps while balancing a football on his head.
They wrote, “New record: Most steps climbed on a ladder while balancing a football on the head – 150 by Tonye Solomon (Nigeria).”
According to GWR reports, Solomon had completed a 60 km journey from Amassoma to Yenagoa with a football on his head, although some people doubted his story.
To prove his feat, Solomon set a Guinness World Records title by climbing 150 steps on a ladder with a football on his head.
Solomon spent two months training for the feat, using all the free time he had to practice.
During the record attempt, Tonye appeared unaffected by the steep climb, finishing it in just 12.5 minutes.
After conquering all 150 steps, he jubilantly threw the ball down and celebrated with a triumphant fist pump.
“It wasn’t easy,” he said.
“I thank the Nigerian Civil Defense Bayelsa State Command for allowing me use their facility for this.”