The page you are looking for is temporarily unavailable.
Please try again later

US News Is This the Tallest Teen in the World? 16-Year-Old Stands at 7 Feet, 4 Inches

10:55  08 march  2018
10:55  08 march  2018 Source:   insideedition.com

Raft Falls From Canadian Military Helicopter, Smashing Into Florida Home

  Raft Falls From Canadian Military Helicopter, Smashing Into Florida Home "I kept screaming, 'What happened? What happened?'"Luce Rameau was in her bedroom when the 80-pound raft came crashing through her roof in Northeast Miami-Dade County, according to the Miami Herald. The raft punched a hole in the roof and fell onto her bed, covering her with debris.

16 - Year - Old Stands at 7 Feet , 4 Inches . Offbeat 11:47 AM PST, March 7, 2018 - Inside Edition Staff. This British teen may be more than seven feet tall , but he’s not done growing. At 16 years old , Brandon Marshall of Suffolk may be the tallest teen in the world .

16 - Year - Old Stands at 7 Feet , 4 Inches . Inside Edition Staff. This British teen may be more than seven feet tall , but he’s not done growing. At 16 years old , Brandon Marshall of Suffolk may be the tallest teen in the world .

Is This the Tallest Teen in the World? 16-Year-Old Stands at 7 Feet, 4 Inches © Provided by CBS Interactive Inc. Is This the Tallest Teen in the World? 16-Year-Old Stands at 7 Feet, 4 Inches This British teen may be more than seven feet tall, but he’s not done growing.

At 16 years old, Brandon Marshall of Suffolk may be the tallest teen in the world.

"I was a normal size up until the age of nine," Marshall told SWNS.

Marshall explained he was about six feet tall by 13 years old, and grew rapidly since then. In the last year, he grew more than five inches.

"He does tend to struggle with roofs, ceilings, doorways — just everything normal size people take for granted," his mom, Lynn Quelch, said. 

He became the tallest teen in the world when the former record holder, Broc Brown of the U.S., turned 20 years old last year. Brown is 7 feet, 8 inches tall.

'Storm Emma': Teen in serious condition after freak fall in snow

  'Storm Emma': Teen in serious condition after freak fall in snow A TEENAGER suffered a severe neck injury after falling while out in the snow in Cork. The teen is now in a serious condition in Cork University Hospital (CUH) after the freak accident which occurred in Mayfield on the northside of Cork city around 3pm on Thursday.It is understood the teen was out for a walk with his father when the accident occurred as they were walking home in accordance with the Met Éireann Status Red alert. © Provided by Irish Independent Cork's Lee Fields during heavy snowfall.

This is the tallest teenager in Britain -- and possibly the world ! Meet 16 - year - old Brandon Marshall, who hails from St. Edmunds, Suffolk. He stands at a staggering 7 feet 4 inches .

But one British 16 - year - old has had a growth spurt to rival them all - standing at an amazing 7 feet 4 inches - and counting. Believed to be the current tallest teen in the world , Brandon Marshall, from Bury St Edmunds in Suffolk, is still growing. At this rate, Brandon could still beat them yet.

But, the title doesn't come cheap. 

"Shoes have always been a problem because I will never be able to find them and they are really expensive," Marshall said of his size 17 feet.

Marshall now sleeps in a super king bed while awaiting his $1,400 custom one (made of two beds together to give him eight feet in length). In case he grows, his new bed will extend up to nine feet long.

Marshall also eats up to 8,000 calories a day in meals and snacks.

"I am constantly shopping to keep the fridge stocked," his mom said.

The title also has its perks. Thanks to his good grades and basketball talent, colleges with strong athletic programs have been keeping a close eye on him.

"All the good colleges that have good basketball academies attached to them are all fighting over him as to who will get him," his mom said.  "He absolutely loves it."

Teen jailed for Islamic State-inspired attack plan

  Teen jailed for Islamic State-inspired attack plan A teenager has been jailed for a minimum of 11 years after planning an Islamic State-inspired vehicle attack in Cardiff. Lloyd Gunton, 17, had armed himself with a hammer and knife and wrote what was described as a martyrdom letter as part of his plot to kill "non-believers" in Cardiff.He was convicted of preparing for terrorist acts after a nine-day trial at Birmingham Crown Court late last year but today was given a life sentence, with a minimum of 11 years.

Who is the tallest 12 year old girl? In 2014, Rumeysa Gelgi of Turkey, age 17, 7 feet 9 inches (213.6 cm), was declared the world 's tallest teenager (female) in the world by the Guinness Book of World Records. …

I would note that if this girl is really 6′ 10″ and she is younger than 18 which would make her be definitely defined as a teen , then not only woudl she have the title of the tallest teen in all of India, but also of the entire world . Elisany Silva from Brazil who should be around 16 now is only 6′ 9″. I don’t

In fact, he currently competes internationally in countries like Lithuania with the Welsh National Team.

His older brother and sister are an average height, and Marshall was tested for Marfan syndrome, a condition that causes people to be tall and thin, when he was young. However, he tested negative.

"All his tests results have come back inconclusive, which means he hasn't got it because it would be a definitive yes or no and so they are a bit baffled," his mom said. "But medically, everyday wise, he just gets on with it. He just has to bend through everything so he doesn't clonk his head."

Doctors are continuing to examine his genes to determine what causes his astronomical height.

In the meantime, Marshall does everything a normal teenager does, including studying for exams and hanging out with his peers.

He is nicknamed "Tiny" by his closest friends.


UP, Bihar bypoll results 2018 LIVE: Yogi Adityanath concedes defeat in Gorakhpur, says loss due to over-confidence .
UP, Bihar bypoll results 2018 LIVE: Yogi Adityanath concedes defeat in Gorakhpur, says loss due to over-confidenceCandidates of the Samajwadi Party consolidated their leads over nearest BJP rivals in Gorakhpur and Phulpur Lok Sabha seats in Uttar Pradesh, latest trends showed. In both seats, Mayawati’s Bahujan Samaj Party is supporting the SP candidate.

—   Share news in the SOC. Networks

Topical videos:

This is interesting!