Dr Martin Mienczakowski has attempted today to set a new Guinness World Record for Fastest Mile On A Space Hopper. The record stood at 13 minutes set by Ashrita Furman in 2010. Unfortunately Martin missed the record by just 137 seconds.
Congratulations to Dr Mienczakowski who is now the new British and Commonwealth record holder for the fastest mile in a time of 15min16.03s #Celebrating National Science Week. pic.twitter.com/OYlP8wsZGq
— The Nobel School (@NobelSchoolUK) March 14, 2019
He did however achieve the fastest British & Commonwealth record of 15 minutes, 16.03 seconds. Which is faster than the current Fastest Mile On a Space Hopper (Female) set by Amy Turner in Octover 2016 of 17 minutes 22.86 seconds.