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IN People ON 25 Jul, 2014
Gagan Satish, a boy, 6 took just 30 seconds to roller skate under 39 cars, i.e 230 metres. He broke the world record. Gagan started roller skating when he was 3 years old, he was initially rejected by the local club for being too young.He didn’t lose hope and started working on his skating with the help of his parents.His coach Yatish Gowda trained him for 3 months by giving specialized coaching. He wakes up at 5 am and does 2 hour skating then goes to school and in evening too, he does skating. He also works hard for keeping his muscles flexible. He is really a hard working guy, informs his coach Yatish Gowda. He has become a celebrity in his city. People have started recognizing him as the roller skater. He broke the Indian record of 5 year old girl, Shreeya Deshpande, who did roller skating for 157 metres two years back.
Gagan's stunt has been recognised by the India Book of Records as the 'Farthest Distance In Limbo Skating Under Cars' - but the feat has yet to be recognized by Guinness Book of World Records which will be done soon. H/T dailymail
Initially, he used to get a lot of cuts and bruises but he kept working towards his goal.
Mother, Hema Satish noticed that Gagan's body is very flexible and it was her determination which inspired Gagan to do something great.