Living in a barrel on a 25m pole. Yes, he has a good reason

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Living in a barrel on a 25m pole. Yes, he has a good reason

Vernon Kruger is trying to break his own world record for longest time spent in a barrel mounted on a pole

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Come Monday, Vernon Kruger will finally be able to feel his feet on the ground – because, at 11.32am, the Dullstroom man will be able to climb out of a wine barrel mounted 25m up on a pole for the first time in 68 days.

But even though he might be desperate for Terra firma, he’s not likely to come down right away.

Kruger is trying to to break his own Guinness World Record, set in 1997, for the longest time spent pole-sitting in a barrel...

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