Ekaterina Lisina, who stands at 6ft 9in, has two Guinness records to her name having also been crowned the world's tallest model.
The 29-year-old's left leg measures 132.8 cm (52.2 in), while her right leg is 132.2 cm (52.0 in) long.
She comes from a very tall family, with her brother measuring 6ft 6in, her father at 6ft 5in and her mother at 6ft 1in.
The model says it “feels amazing” to become a Guinness World Records title holder and hopes it will increase the positive attention she gets day to day.
Lisina overcame being bullied about her height as a teenager to achieve her dreams of becoming a professional model.
In 2008, she played in the Russian Olympic basketball team and won a bronze medal at the Beijing Games.