… a respected boxing trainer, Navy Rating and mental health advocate. Ever year, 1 in 5 kiwis will face mental health challenges. For Albie, this is one too many, having experienced depression himself.
So to raise awareness and reduce the stigma associated with mental illness, Albie attempted and successfully set a new Guinness World Record.
THE WORLD RECORD
“The Longest Punch Bag Marathon.”
To break the official Guinness World Record of 52 hours, Albie had to punch a boxing bag for 60 hours continually under a strict set of rules. His world record attempt took place at Boxing Alley on Monday 21 October 2019.