TODAY   |  October 04, 2013

Ohio cheerleader breaks backflip world record

Although she “almost passed out,” 16-year-old Marie Klein pushed to break the Guinness World Record for most consecutive backflips. She executed 40 back handsprings in a row, shattering the previous record of 36.

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>> ohio high school cheerleader went head over heels to claim the world record for the most consecutive black flips. she completed 40 back hand springs to shatter the mark of 36. she said she almost passed out but loved the way the crowd was reacting and kept on going. i'm dizzy and almost passing out watching her.

>> i burned 700 cal risk watching that.