We set up a few non-fragile items outside of our studios in anticipation of a Calgary man who holds three world records. All requiring the use a frisbee. His latest achievement involves setting a Guinness World Record for knocking over 28 cans in one minute.
29-year-old Rob McLeod, AKA Frisbee Rob spoke with Jennifer Keene. Rob also gave Angela Knight a demonstration of his frisbee skills, including an incident with a bird feeder, which you can listen to here:
After nearly four months, Calgarian Rob McLeod has received confirmation that he’s tossed his way into the Guinness World Records.
At the end of January, McLeod knocked over 28 cans in 60 seconds in Calgary using Innova Zephyrs, which are used in disc golf.
Last week McLeod got the official nod from Guinness after the organization reviewed his record-setting attempt.
“Ever since I was a kid, I used to order the Guinness Record books from my school’s book order and dream about what record
Rob McLeod, a resident of Calgary, Alberta, Canada, set a new Quadruped World Record at the Houston Quadruped, March 18, 2012 in Houston, Texas when he threw a Frisbee 101.3 yards to Davy Whippet, officially setting their second World Record as a team.
“As much as it’s me throwing the disc, Davy is the reason for our success. If he wasn’t fast enough to get to my throws and smart enough to catch them, I would not be where I am today,” said McLeod.
This being only their second