Longest Forward Hold Using A 55-Pound Anvil

United States Clint Poore


Albany, Kentucky, United States / April 4, 2015

Clint Poore held a 55-pound anvil for 28.33 seconds.

- back must remain against a wall for duration of attempt
- arms must be extended in front of the shoulders
- must hold anvil parallel to the ground
- timing begins when anvil is parallel to ground
- timing ends when anvil falls below parallel to the ground
- must follow same form as current world record holder
- must provide video evidence


Tags: wildcardlongesthandstrengthholdinganvilforward

  • United States Jenn Wark

    Jenn Wark

    Clint, you know I love your records and you're an amazing contributor. I just have to wonder....is there a market for this skill somewhere? :D I keep thinking up scenarios where one could hire a professional anvil-holder!

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