Sept. 16 (UPI) — An emergency medical technician in Wales raised cash for the Welsh Ambulance Service and broke a Guinness World Document when he took 2,075 soccer penalty photographs in 24 hours.
Stephen Ford, 32, of Rhyl, Denbighshire, took on the record on the Premier League Llandudno Soccer Membership’s Maesdu Park stadium, with an purpose of beating Indian participant Vickrant Mahajan’s file of 1,111 penalty photographs in 24 hours.
Ford, supervisor of the Welsh Ambulance Soccer Membership within the Emergency Providers Soccer League, surpassed the file in solely about eight hours and ended up practically doubling it with a final total of 2,075.
Guinness guidelines required a soccer official and a goalkeeper to be current for all the photographs for them to be counted towards the file. A Guinness adjudicator declared Ford’s try to be a brand new world file after the 24 hours was up.
The world file try raised funds for the Welsh Ambulance Service.