Greatest vertical height stair climbing in 24 hours
Kurt Hess
18585 kilometre(s)
Switzerland (Lenzburg)
Age Restriction: Applications for this record title will only be accepted if the applicant is 16 years of age or over.
The record for the greatest vertical height ascended by climbing stairs is 18,585 m (60,974 ft 4 in) and was set by Kurt Hess (Switzerland) who climbed the 45 m Esterli Tower in Lenzburg, Switzerland, and descended by foot 413 times on 5-6 October 2007.