Several tea-related Guinness World Records were broken in 2016. On June 14th, 735 guests attended the largest ever cream tea party in Shanghai, China, which was organized by the British Consulate General to celebrate Queen Elizabeth the Second’s 90th birthday. Show More Summary
Theo Walcott,previous known for being able to run at superhuman speeds has got a new super power. Staving off competition from other Arsenal stalwarts -Koscielny, Coquelin and Monreal,he became the one who was able to trap and do five keepie uppies with a ball dropped from a very high place. Video evidence of the feat…
The fledgling 2016-17 basketball season is just now underway, and the beloved March Madness brackets are a few months off, but the parallel and extremely lucrative basketball universe of bizarre shooting feats has just been rocked by the three amateur athletes from the How Ridiculous 'team' as they tossed a [...]
Back in the day, my friends and I would often spend our lazy afternoons playing basketball on any one of our driveways. Sure, we were more than capable of breaking a few ankles and nailing 3's from long-range, but we certainly weren't...Show More Summary
Former rally racer Nabil “Billy” Karam is once again the Guinness World Record holder for the largest collection of model cars with 37,777 items, 10,000 more than the record he set in 2011. He also holds the record for largest collection of dioramas with 577.
When NRA contacted Guinness World Records to register the triumph, Guinness refused to recognize the record. The reason for Guinness’ refusal is not clear... This post Guinness Refuses to Validate NRA World Record ~ VIDEO PROOF appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
The trick shot artists from How Ridiculous got really high for this one. HR’s Derek Herron sank a basketball from nearly 594 feet atop the Mauvoisin Dam in Valais, Switzerland. It broke the previous record of 533 feet, Guinness World...Show More Summary
If you thought those cross-court, buzzer-beating basketball shots you’ll find all over YouTube were impressive, you’ll be blown away by the How Ridiculous team’s latest stunt. They set an official Guinness World Record with this 593-foot free throw made from the top of the Mauvoisin Dam in Switzerland. Read more...
Simon Berry teamed up with Experience Days, in Berkshire, UK, to mark the annual celebration the Guinness World Records, by enjoying a nice cup of tea.
In celebration of the 12th annual Guinness World Records Day, Lebanese race car driver and collector Nabil “Billy” Karam has reset his old Guinness World Record for having the largest collection of model cars and dioramas. According to Guinness World Records, Billy’s “collection began largely because he was determined to get back toy cars stolen […]
The Bronx Zoo recently earned a place in the Guinness World Records for the most origami elephants -- 78,654 to be precise.
Armed with a cookie and a dream, Simon Berry set a new Guinness World Record on Wednesday when he bungee jumped just over 240 feet toward a steaming mug of tea. When the stretchy cord reached its limit, Berry dunked the cookie in the tea and made history. The 24-year-old Brit, who made the dunk […]
It really feels like 2016 was the year of Kayla Itsines - replete with a world tour, jaw-dropping client before-and-after transformations, and amassing a multimillion-person fan base. Itsines ended November by breaking five Guinness World Records. Show More Summary
GUNS, GUNS, AND MORE GUNS: Guinness refuses to acknowledge NRA’s world record, gun activists say. The National Rifle Association tried to set a world record Monday for the number of people firing two rounds at the same time — but they claimed the Guinness World Records committee shot it down. NRA spokesman Jason Brown said […]
The NRA held an event where it set a record with one thousand shooters firing their rifles simultaneously but Guinness World Records would not validate it.
A bunch of Donald Trump-loving shooters gunning or a world record missed their target and walked away title-less.
They gather to simultaneously fire two rounds, but Guinness World Records won't observe it
MAD "Fold-In" artist Al Jaffee has been a professional cartoonist for 73 years. Guinness World Records has certified him as the oldest working cartoonist. Sam Thielman of The Guardian recently interviewed Jaffee about his brilliant career. Was there a particular kind of baloney you were attracted to satirizing? Well, yes. Show More Summary
Infineon Technologies engineer Albert Beer created a Sub1 Reloaded robot that broke the Guinness World Record for solving a Rubik’s Cube in 0.637 seconds at the electronica trade fair in Munich, Germany. It takes tremendous computing power to solve such a highly complex puzzle with a machine. In the case of “Sub1 Reloaded”, the power […]