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Who set the world record for pull-ups?

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Perhaps the most notable record for pull-ups is the title of "Most Pull-Ups in 24 Hours," which was set by Caine Eckstein on October 6, 2014, with a total of 4,210 pull-ups. The world record for pull-ups depends on the time period allotted to break the record.

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Coincidentally, Eckstein actually broke this record within the first twelve hours, and so he holds that title as well. On June 2, 2013, Ronald Cooper, Jr., set a new record for most pull-ups in a minute with 41, and in August 2010, Steffan Hyland of the United Kingdom broke the record for most pull-ups in an hour with 1,009.

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