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Gym owner tries to break world record

Monday, May 2, 2016

Nick Janowitz, owner and instructor at Patriot Sports and Fitness, is on a quest to become a burpee legend.

Janowitz is attempting to break several world burpee records Monday, including most burpees in 12 hours and most burpees in 24 hours.

However, it's not just for the world record, Janowitz's attempt is supporting Love Your Melon, an apparel brand run by that aims to give a hat to every kid battling cancer  and One for the Kids, a charity for Chicago children.