- Keith Hayes
- 19000 metre(s)
- Canada (Sun Peaks)
The greatest vertical distance snowboarded in 12 hours is 19,000 m (62,335 ft 11 in) and was achieved by Keith Hayes (UK) at the Sun Peaks Resort, in British Columbia, Canada on 12 March 2017
Keith spent 9 months training for his attempt which raised funds for Epilepsy Action.
He made forty runs over a period of 9 hr 48 min with his attempt taking place around the Sundance Express chairlift which he used to get back to the peak each time.
The vertical distance achieved is over twice the height of Mount Everest.