Akhal-Teke horse Akhan - in the Guinness Book of World Records

A horse of silver suit named Akhan, belonging to the Akhal-Teke horse complex, entered the Guinness Book of World Records. He walked a distance of 10 meters on hind legs in 4.19 seconds, breaking the previous record in this unique category. The ceremony of awarding the certificate of entry into the Guinness Book of World Records was held on Saturday in Turkmenbashi.

As it was noted by the official representative of the Guinness Book of World Records and the judge - Sheida Subashi-Gemiji, the previous record was set in Dubai with a score of 9.21 seconds. 

- This record also serves as another confirmation of the effectiveness of the selfless work of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov on the revival and continuity of the great traditions of horse breeding, the output of this industry at world level, - Sheida Subashi-Gemiji said.

Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov was given a certificate of official recognition of this record on behalf of the "Guinness Book of World Records".

The audience could admire the magnificent Akhan, who bowed elegantly to the public, then stood on his hind legs and showed his record trick.

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