And the world record for swimming along in a sack with hands & feet tied up goes to…

Bulgarian Jane Petkov, 64, wants to set a new Guinness World Record by attempting to swim more than three kilometers at Macedonia's Lake Ohrid in a bag with his arms and legs tied up, in Ohrid, Macedonia July 24, 2018. REUTERS/Ognen Teofilovski

OHRID, Macedonia (Reuters) – Swimming instructor, lifeguard and adventurer Yane Petkov – Bulgaria’s answer to Houdini and Michael Phelps combined – reclaimed on Tuesday the Guinness world record for swimming along with his hands and feet tied while fully wrapped inside a sack. Petkov, 64, swam 3,380 metres in Macedonia‚Äôs Lake Ohrid, beating the record […]

Continue reading this article with a Fiji Times online membership.