Dan Magness joining Jumbo Games at Toy Fair

Published on: 16th January 2014

Jumbo Games has announced the attendance of Guinness World Record-winning football freestyler Dan Magness at its Toy Fair stand on 21 January 2014.Dan-Magness300

Dan Magness will join the Jumbo Games team as a representative of the brand’s SoccerSuckers product, the latest collectable craze to hit the world of football. Magness’ feats include holding the Guinness World Record for longest distance walked while doing keepie-uppie, when in 2010 he travelled 36 miles keeping a football aloft.

Katherine Pierce, marketing manager at Jumbo Games, commented: “Dan is one of the best football freestylers in the world and he is going to be one of the star attractions on our stand this year. He is a great character and certainly isn’t a ‘one-trick pony’ – we are sure that he will keep visitors entertained with his incredible skills.”

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