Aashman Taneja made a Guinness world record for himself at the age of five in Taekwondo. He made the record for the most number of full-contact knee strikes in one-hour. He successfully achieved 1200 knee strikes in an hour. He is also a silver medalist at the USA World Open Taekwondo and a yellow belt holder in Taekwondo.
He studies in Oakridge international school, Bachupally, Hyderabad and his achievement earned him applause from his school.
Aashman credited his sister Myra as his inspiration as she herself has three Guinness world records.