ATLANTA, Nov. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Always looking adult for a subsequent large thing, a Harlem Globetrotters took their shot-making skills to new heights today.
Thunder Law determined a new Guinness World Record pretension for a top upwards basketball shot, joining from 50 feet, 1 in. to set a new mark. The Globetrotters attempted a shot as partial of the 13th annual Guinness World Records Day, holding partial for a fourth true year. The new attainment was Law’s fourth personal stream record and a team’s 17th stream Guinness World Records pretension overall.
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“Setting a Guinness World Records pretension never gets old,” pronounced Law. “The distances might get longer, or higher, or some-more fantastic – though it positively never gets old. That’s since a Globetrotters adore holding partial in Guinness World Records Day, since this is a healthy fit for a team. We’re a strange trick-shot artists, and it’s good to have another section in a record book.”
The Globetrotters attempted a record in front of a grand staircase during a Utah State Capitol in Salt Lake City. To make a shot possible, a basketball hoop was hung from a derrick high in a air, as Law stood underneath it prepared to chuck a round in.
Guinness World Records Day was launched in 2004, with this year’s eventuality saying upwards of 600,000 people around a universe attempting to secure their place in a Guinness World Records Book.
The Globetrotters will tip off their 2018 “Amazing Feats of Basketball” World Tour on Dec. 7 and will play in over 250 North American markets, as good as 30 countries worldwide. Tickets are now accessible during harlemglobetrotters.com.
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