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TikTok chair challenge that only women can do goes viral

By Darragh Murphy

November 29, 2019 at 2:13pm


The TikTok chair challenge has been infuriating men all over the world.

Somebody worked out that women have a distinct advantage when it comes to a physical challenge that has gone viral this week.

The challenge is simple... You take two steps backwards from a wall, bend from the waist so that the top of your head is resting against the wall. Then you pull a chair tight to your chest and attempt to stand up straight with the chair.

And men are really, really struggling to pull it off.

For some reason, women have no problem accomplishing the chair challenge while, for the most part, men are unable to stand up straight.

The below compilation not only lets you know how to give the chair challenge a go but also highlights how easy women find it compared to men.

Various celebrities have been attempting it and we must admit that it was difficult not to laugh at Donncha O'Callaghan's effort in the 2FM offices earlier this week.

We, at, put the challenge to the test and can confirm that the women in our office found it significantly easier to do it.

Feel free to put it to the test yourself and let us know how you get on!


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