VENEZUELA: Meet Jeison Rodriguez Hernandez from Maracay Venezuela “The Largest feet in the world.”
Jeison Rodriguez Hernandez set the Guinness World Records in 2014 for Largest feet on a living person – male in 2014. This record was extended in 2016 as well. Then with the size of 45 in Venezuelan measurements his right foot measured 40.1 cm (1.31 ft) and his left foot reached 39.6 cm (1.30 ft).
His feet has grown further now with right feet measuring 40.55 cm (1.33 ft) and the left feet measuring at 40.47 cm (1.32 ft)
Jeison Rodriguez Hernandez is also 7 ft 2.6 in (220 cm) tall
Jeison Orlando Rodríguez Hernandez at the age of only TEN already knew her probably had the longest feet in the world.
As a child, he was teased for having such big feet. Finding shoes to fit his size was a challenge and never easy. Since it was so difficult to find shoes of his size he often had to wear sandals made of old Tyres and fabric to reach school or other places.
However, Shoemaker Georg Wessels in Germany has been kind enough and has been making new shoes for Jeison since 2011. These shoes are created with special material.
Jeison’s original sandals from his school days now sit in Georg’s museum.
Jeison’s Biggest Dream
Jeison Orlando Rodríguez Hernandez biggest dream is to become a chef. He wants to bake cakes and pastries with various flavors and colors. But that is not all he also said
“I would very much like to be a pastry chef, but first and foremost I would like to help people who suffer with the same condition as me. I would like to be able to provide them and their families with the support to deal with this condition – that is what I would like.”