WORLD RECORD Basketball Shot 126.5m (415 ft)



Published on Jun 14, 2015
Tasmania's Gordon Dam is 126.5m tall. We went to the top and put a basketball hoop at the bottom. The rest is history (and a new world record)!
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Backing track is "Heart & Soul" by Built By Titan (used with permission). Check them out here: https://www.youtube.com/user/builtbyt...

A big thanks to the Hydro Tasmania, Aardvark Adventures and the Sunday Night program for helping us to make this shot a reality. It's been a dream of ours to make a shot off Gordon Dam since 2010. This shot breaks our previous Guinness World Record for the greatest height from which a basketball is shot which was 91m off the Euromast in the Netherlands in 2013 (watch that shot here:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SO_x2...). Next stop: The Burj Al Arab Helicopter Pad? Or the Burj Khalifa?

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