A group of 14 Japanese schoolchildren from Fuji Municipal Harada Elementary School earned the Guinness World Records title for "most skips over a single rope in one minute by a team."
Each of the 12 skippers leap over the rope more than 18 times, setting incredible new group record of 225 skips.
The kids take the record from rival Japanese students from Hiromi Elementary School, who achieved the earlier total of 217 skips back in 2013.
Wow! You have to see the video. They make it look so easy.
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