Professional rope-skipper Peter Nestler broke the record this week for most underwater skips in an hour, using Raleigh’s Oberlin Training Center to set the mark. He averaged about seven jumps per breath.
Professional rope-skipper Peter Nestler broke the record this week for most underwater skips in an hour, using Raleigh’s Oberlin Training Center to set the mark. He averaged about seven jumps per breath. COURTESY OF PETER NESTLER
Professional rope-skipper Peter Nestler broke the record this week for most underwater skips in an hour, using Raleigh’s Oberlin Training Center to set the mark. He averaged about seven jumps per breath. COURTESY OF PETER NESTLER

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