Magazine: Guinness World Record Keepy-Uppy champion’s tips

Guinness World Record holder Dan Magness has helped many of the world’s greatest professional footballers perfect their Keepy-Uppy skills, with superstar Lionel Messi amongst his students.

Wednesday, 19th February 2014, 2:17 pm
Dan Magness

And now he’s working with Beko, official home appliance partner of The FA Cup, to help the nation master the impressive art of keeping a football in the air for as long as possible using footwork and various body parts.

If you’ve got the skills, enter the Beko Keepy-Uppy Challenge which is running right up till The FA Cup Final to find the nation’s best Keepy-Uppy kids, families and adults.

Prizes for the best entries include tickets to The FA Cup Final, brand new appliances and a new team Nike football kit.

Dan Magness

Watch our video for info and Dan’s Keepy-Uppy secrets.

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