Gloucester cheese-rolling veteran breaks all-time record

Gloucester cheese-rolling veteran breaks all-time record
 

A champion cheese-roller has broken the all-time record for the most cheeses won in Gloucestershire's death-defying races.
Chris Anderson has now taken home a total of 22 double Gloucester cheeses in 14 years, after chasing the hefty 8lb (3.6kg) cheeses down Cooper's Hill.
The 30-year-old broke the record held by Stephen Gyde after winning the first of this year's men's downhill races.
Mr Anderson said: "I've got nothing to prove now, I'm happy."
Thousands of spectators turned out to watch thrill-seekers hurl themselves down the 1:2 gradient, chasing wheels of double Gloucester... read more

 
28 May 2018 in Regional, Views: 55
Source: BBC
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