Red Bull biking legend to storm Colombo, Jaffna

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Chris Pfeiffer will make his Sri Lankan comeback with an action packed 2 city tour that will cover Colombo and Jaffna. The tour will see Chris performing alongside local drummers and dancers.

After the phenomenal success of his 2009 tour, Chris Pfeiffer will take on Jaffna for the first time. The Street Tour will be the first of its kind to take place in the Northern Capital. This pioneering event will also be the first action sports event to happen in Jaffna in over 3 decades.  

Chris Pfeiffer is a legend in the world of stunt bike riding. He took up riding motorbikes in the mid 1990s he’s been re-writing the laws of what is capable on two wheels.  In 2004 Stuntwars contest in Florida where he pulled off a 115-degree wheelie - a massive 50 degrees more than what was ever thought possible on a bike.

That super-human feat not only won him the competition, but also landed him a place in the Guinness Book of World Records.

“Pfeiff “also has four European and four World Championship titles to his name. He is the only man in history to have scaled the level three climb at Via Tina in Arco, Italy, on his bike.