To the hoop

OCTOBER 3, 2012

What do you do once you’ve broken a world record?

It’s not a question many of us have to face in our lifetime, but for four twenty-something guys from Perth, it’s something they’re throwing their energy into right now.

Scott, Brett, Kyle and Derek (pictured) form How Ridiculous, a group that specialises in basketball trick shots.

Last year they broke the world record for the highest basketball trick-shot – from the top of a WACA light tower to the cricket oval far below.

It was Kyle who got the shot from 66.89 meters, and from then on the group has been aiming at new goals.

Syan Dougherty met the guys to hear their story …

(right click to listen to audio)

Photo: Nikkita Dixon.

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