VIDEO: Teen performs record somersault on top Norwegian landmark

(Jarl Herness)

LOFOTEN, NORWAY (KXAN) — A teen is going in the record books for performing a risky stunt on the top of a Norwegian landmark.

The 18-year-old is the first person to ever somersault across the rocky tower. He had a safety line, but says his heart was racing the whole time.

The teen’s mother was not pleased when he told her what he had done. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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