Head to the sky, just about

Ekaterina Lisina, twenty-nine, gets a Wikipedia page because of her basketball prowess: she played for various teams for a decade, including a stint with the Russian Olympic team in 2008. (They took the bronze.) And they mention, purely in passing, her height: six feet, nine inches (2.04 m).

Right now, though, she’s had enough of sportsball, and wants to go on to something else: modeling. Oh, and getting into Guinness:

The Olympic medallist and former basketball player, from Penza, now wants to set the world record for being the world’s tallest model as she switches careers — as well as being awarded a prize [for] having the world’s longest legs.

The number you want to hear: 52.4 inches. 1.33 meters. You’ve heard of legs that go on for days? These take a good fortnight.

Ekaterina Lisina, seated

Ekaterina Lisina, not seated

She is generally acknowledged to be Russia’s tallest woman, and you don’t even want to imagine her shoe size.

Oh, you do? She takes a 47 European, which is about a 14 US.

Guinness hasn’t come calling yet, but surely they will at some point.

(Via American Digest.)







3 comments »

  1. fillyjonk »

    3 July 2017 · 5:44 pm

    My entire body is less than 15″ taller than just her legs.

    I’m assuming she has a tailor of her own.

  2. CGHill »

    3 July 2017 · 6:35 pm

    The video has a couple of scenes where she’s shopping, but she doesn’t seem to find very much.

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