As Seen on TV: China is a brand-new video series from Guinness World Records, which showcases a selection of the most awe-inspiring, hilarious and sometimes shocking record attempts featured on Chinese television shows over recent years.

The latest episode features an exceptionally strong man who risked losing his toes in a blindfolded weight-catching challenge.

Wang Bingrong was invited to the set of CCTV - Guinness World Records Special in Jiangyin, Jiangsu, to attempt to better his own record for the Most consecutive spinning catches of a 40-kg weight – blindfolded.

Wang Bingrong portrait

With a mark of 13 to beat, the daring participant had to ensure the weight spun a full 360 degrees before being caught again.

As well as precision and bravery, the challenge also required strength, because Wang was not permitted to switch hands during the attempt.

Watch the video below to find out how he gets on.

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Wang Bingrong certificate presentation