Vegan Breaks World Record for Most Push-Ups in 1 Minute! [VIDEO]
KJ Joseph, a vegan Ayurvedic practitioner in India, has recently broken the Guinness World Record for knuckle push-ups, after he completed 82 in just one minute–averaging to about 1.3 push-ups per second! The previous record was held by Ron Cooper of New York, who after two attempts set the record on June 27, 2015 when he completed 79 push-ups in one minute.
According to the India Times, 45-year-old Joseph, a Karate and Kalari master, as well as a manager for an Ayurvedic center in Munnar, has already been registered in the Universal Record Forum after doing 2092 push-ups in one hour, and is in the India Book of Records after bring able to break iron bars with his hands.
He has not only completed all of these impressive feats as a vegan, but also with no training in a gym! According to OneIndia News, the record-breaker will have to wait for Guinness World Record officials to validate the new record and make it official by updating their page.
Watch the impressive video at the Ernakulam Town Hall below, and note that Joseph has already stated he plans to break his own record by going for 90 push-ups next time!
Photo Credit: www.indiatimes.com