Update: 16:49 | 06/12/2018
The daredevil Giang brothers have taken their death-defying head-to-head balancing act to new heights in Italy.
Giang Quoc Co, 34, and Giang Quoc Nghiep, 28, set a new world record by performing their death-defying acrobatic act blindfolded, with one balancing the other’s head on his own head at a film studio in Rome, Italy on November 15.
Giang Quoc Nghiep and Giang Quoc Co try to break the Guinness World Record with their death-defying head-to-head balancing act in Italy on November 15.
They smashed the world record by walking up and down 10 stairs in 53.97 seconds, Guinness World Record officials announced Wednesday, sharing this video on Facebook.
The duo was given a minute to perform the stunt, but they managed it in 53.97 seconds.
The Giang brothers were thrust into the international spotlight after setting a Guinness World Record in 2016 ‘for the most stairs climbed while balancing a person on the head,’ easily beating the previous record of 26 stairs in a minute set by Chinese couple Tang Tao and Su Zengxian in 2014.
The duo then climbed their way to greater global reputation, eliciting gasps of wonder and amazement from the audience awestruck judges in the finals of