Havana, May 10 – Cuban Erick Hernandez informed today he will try to beat the Guiness world record of ball control using just the feet next tuesday.
Hernandez, world multi-recordist, pointed out exclusively to Prensa Latina that his intention is to start at 08:00 local time and keep 12 hours and 10 minutes bouncing the ball.
The also owner of two Guinness records stated the attempt shall be carried out at Copacabana hotel, West of the Cuban capital.
The previous world record, 12 hours and five minutes, also belongs to him and dated May 5, 2012, achieved at Sevilla hotel, in Havana.
On that occasion Hernandez overcame the record in possession of the Cuban Luis Sánchez since 1999, in this attempt he hit the ball 62.320 times.
Hernandez said to be in excellent physical condition and stated he has surpassed the record in three times in his training sessions.
Source: Prensa Latina