Youngest Person To Perform Suspended Straitjacket Escape



Swift Current, Saskatchewan, Canada / June 20, 2009

15-year-old Nicholas Brice performed a straitjacket escape while dangling 40 feet above the ground.

He was inspired to set the record by the late great magician Harry Houdini. Read more about the feat here.

- must be strapped into a regulation, ungimmicked straitjacket
- straitjacket must be put onto the record setter by a random person
- straitjacket must be well-fitted to the record setter's body
- must escape from straitjacket while suspended at least 40 feet above ground
- must provide video evidence


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  • United States Alex Cunningham

    This kid is 3 years younger than I am... and... I'm doing what with my life exactly? This is truly outstanding.

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