Pakistan’s Irfan Mehsud sets 34th world record
Pakistani athlete Irfan Mehsud has created new record to reach his 34th record to be approved by the Guinness World Records.
The resident of Dera Ismail Khan broke record of 44 pushups on finger tips set by Iraq’s Jerjees Rasheed in one minute with 60 lb tied to his back. Irfan did 49 pushups in 60 seconds with 60 lb weight.
The Pakistani man had broken the record in June the following year and his record has officially been approved by the Guinness World Records now.
The other records he broke included most full-contact knee strikes 87 in one minute using one leg; most full contact knee strikes 83 in one minute (alternate legs); most push-ups (one leg raised, carrying a 40-lb pack) 31 in one minute; Most push-ups (one leg raised and carrying an 80-lb pack) 21 in one minute; most knuckle push-ups 25 (with one leg raised, carrying a 40-lb pack) in one minute; most thumb push-ups 35 in one minute; Most Bo staff strikes 261 in one minute.