17-Year-Old Wins $50,000 For Being the Fastest Texter [VIDEO]
The contestants were challenged on how fast they could type and the accuracy of what they spelled out with their fingers. 17-year-old reigning champion Austin Wierschke described the final round as more than intense. “I was like oh my gosh, this is a really impossible phrase,” Austin said. “I was trying to take my time on it… but I really wanted to win.”
It appears his habit of sending 500 texts per day to his friends payed off. The teenager came out on top for the second year in a row and won $50,000. Think you have what it takes to beat the fastest texter? Watch the video below to see the competition you are up against.