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Head-balancing British strongman on record undertaking for seventy fifth birthday

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Wearing a Santa gown in his yard lawn, British strongman John Evans balances a vital chimney on his head.

Obtaining previous tackled bricks, milk crates or even vehicles and vans, the 74-One year-old is on a undertaking: to protected 100 complete global knowledge for his head balancing feats via his upcoming birthday in March.

“I’ve purchased one explicit eye, I’m a diabetic, I’ve bought bronchial asthma, I‘ve purchased angina and simply in any case is defined and carried out I’ve bought 98 complete global paperwork,” Evans advised Reuters.

Head balancer John Evans keeps up a Guinness Complete global File certification, in Ilkeston, Britain. (REUTERS/Carl Recine)

“This an individual (the chimney) … will probably be preferably my 99th complete global document after which coming as much as my seventy fifth birthday, I’m getting a vital 5 foot via 5 foot (1.52m x 1.52m) crown designed and I’m prone to stability that on my head and it is going to be my a hundredth earth document.”

Evans, who existence within the central English county of Derbyshire, exposed his skill as a young person functioning on growing web sites.

“I used to be about 17, 18. I applied to have bricks on my head on a board … getting 24 bricks on my head up ladders,” he said.

“When I used to be about 42, I gained wondered to do a little type of charity match…I balanced a couple of bricks on my head…it designed large press.”

Evans has because of the reality travelled the surroundings balancing h2o kegs, pints of beer, cement mixers, a refrigerator, a quad motorcycle and famously a stripped-out Mini on his head.

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John Evans, John Evans Guinness World Record, John Evans strongman John Evans holds up {a photograph} of himself balancing a phone field on his head. (REUTERS/Carl Recine)

“The Mini has been all concerning the planet. I’ve performed the Mini in Hollywood, I’ve finished it in China, I’ve completed it in Paris,” he said, maintaining a Guinness Surroundings Record certification for balancing the automobile all through a tv display in France.

“It used to be 357 lbs . (162 kg) and I controlled to equilibrium it … for 20 seconds on my head … if that had lengthy long gone fallacious, it will have killed me.”

Evans, whose achievements were recognised via Guinness Earth Paperwork and Document Holders Republic, has increased greater than 250,000 lbs . ($331,225) for charity by means of his purposes.

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