Tuesday, September 8, 2015
Most trampoline dunks: 5 New York men break Guinness World Records record (VIDEO)
NEW YORK CITY, USA -- Members of Team Turbo Dunk (Matt Griff, Nate Felt, Justin Leavitt, Mike Anderson, Kregg Thomassen) set a new world record for most slam dunks using a trampoline in one minute, on live TV; Team Turbo Dunk's 36 trampoline-assisted dunks smashed the previous Guinness World Records world record of 28 dunks set by Team Kangaroos from Norway in 2010,according to the World Record Academy.
Photo: A group known as "Team Turbo Dunk" set a new World Record for the most amount of trampoline dunks in a minute. The five men, who are all gymnasts and hold records of their own, were able to make 36 slam dunks, shattering the old record of 28. (enlarge photo)
The Guinness World Records' record for the most people on trampolines simultaneously is 310 and was achieved by Urban Rebounding (USA) at Asphalt Green in New York, New York, USA, on 11 June 2014.
Guinness World Records also recognized the world record for the highest trampoline bounce by a team; it is 6.73 m (22 ft 1 in) and was achieved by jumper Sean Kennedy and propellers Sean Kennedy and T.J. Kennedy (all USA) on the set of NBC's "Today" in New York, New York, USA on 8 April 2014.
Team Turbo Dunk's 36 trampoline-assisted dunks smashed the previous world record of 28 dunks set by Team Kangaroos from Norway in 2010.
All five dunkers — Matt Griff, Nate Felt, Justin Leavitt, Mike Anderson, Kregg Thomassen — are from the Utah Jazz Dunk Team.
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