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Stair climbing - vertical height (12 hours)

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  • Who: Justin Stewart

  • What: Stair climbing - vertical height (12 hours)

  • Where: United States

The greatest vertical height climbing stairs in 12 hours is 38,203.27 ft (11,644.36 m) and was achieved by Justin Stewart (USA) climbing the Springfield Hilton Hotel in Springfield, Illinois, USA, on 23 November 2013.

Justin is one of the top towerrunning/stair climbing athletes in the USA and amongst the best in the world. He wanted to set about breaking a Guinness World Records title in this area and managed to climb 61,712 steps on his way to his first record.


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