Holly Burt, a 20-year-old design student from Florida,has the world's longest legs - measuring a whopping 49.5 inches.
Holly has emerged in a bid to trump current record holder - model Lauren Williams - who has 49 inch pins.
Holly – who is 6ft 5ins tall – said she was picked on at school for being so tall – but added since moving to New York two years ago, men love her figure.
Holly says her love life has improved since moving to New York.
Holly believes her legs are definitely an asset now, 'being older I feel like people appreciate them more'
Growing up, Holly said she used her height to her advantage playing a variety of sports and helping her shorter friends - and used to help her friends reach things in high places a lot
Holly, pictured with a passer-by, said: She said: 'I love the attention that I get. I've been tall all my life and sometimes I was picked on so now it's like I'm being recognised for something good.'