Fastest vertical mile stair climbing (male)
Ryoji Watanabe
1/6/58 hour(s):minute(s):second(s)
Japan (Sumida)
Age Restriction: Applications for this record title will only be accepted if the applicant is 16 years of age or over.

The fastest vertical mile stair climbing (male) is 1 hr 6 min 58 sec and was achieved by Ryoji Watanabe (Japan) at Tokyo Skytree in Sumida, Tokyo, Japan, on 18 November 2020.

The attempt course to complete exactly 1 mile used the stairs of Tokyo Skytree, a record holder for the world's tallest tower = 634m (2,080ft).