World Record-Holding Limbo Dancer Shimmies Underneath a Car

Hannah Keyser

This is not your average round of limbo. Shemika Charles holds the Guinness World Record for lowest limbo, and although she comes by some of the flexibility naturally—her mom was a limbo dancer for 16 years—she also trains for six hours a day. Her chiropractor, whom she sees every week to stave off career-ending injuries, says she's the best all-around athlete he's ever seen. The 22-year-old has been limbo-ing since she was 14 and now makes a living performing at NBA halftime shows.

Now that she's successfully completed the car limbo, Charles says she has new records to break. Up next: the longest limbo.

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