Russian man's kitchen parkour ends in disaster - video

Russian destroys his kitchen while attempting Olympian feats of gymnastics

LAST UPDATED AT 13:30 ON Mon 6 Aug 2012

WITH the London Olympics in full swing, some spectators have been inspired to test their own sporting mettle at home. As this YouTube video shows, it can easily end in disaster.

A Russian man is filmed removing his trousers - why this is necessary for the occasion is unknown – before attempting a 'spider-man' like leap onto his kitchen cabinets.

Unfortunately, the cupboards are too flimsy to support his attempt at 'kitchen parkour' and the man comes crashing to the ground – along with all of the kitchen crockery. No gold for Russia this time.

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