Gymnast in Leeds sets horizontal bar backflip world record of nearly 20ft

Published on 2018-11-23 by Guardian Sport

Gymnast Ashley Watson has set a new Guinness world record performing a horizontal bar backflip. The Leeds gymnast is seen flying 5.87m (almost 20ft) through the air. Watson is a part of the Great Britain gymnastics squad and it wasn't until his sixth attempt that he managed to complete the reco ...

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