Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

World Records News

News on World Records continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

4 hrs ago | NWAonline

Make casserole, eat lunch, set a Guinness record

Admission to Saturday's Guinness World Record Potluck Party and SurvivorFest in Clinton is a dish - casserole, side dish, salad, cake - sized to feed at least six people.

Comment?

Related Topix: Clinton, AR, Life, Food, Pudding, Van Buren County, AR

Wed Aug 20, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Flying Tortillas, Johnman, Jack Wise and More Set for Scotiabank BuskerFest 2014, Kicking Off Today

Toronto's Downtown Yonge Neighbourhood will welcome even more amazing entertainment - and a healthy dose of silliness - as Epilepsy Toronto, in partnership with the Downtown Yonge BIA, announces more new and returning acts at its signature fundraising event, Scotiabank BuskerFest.

Comment?

Related Topix: Huntington Beach, CA

ABC News

Canberra cartoonist Chris Wilson breaks world caricature-drawing record

Canberra cartoonist Chris Wilson has broken the world record for the longest caricature-drawing marathon, putting pen to paper in the foyer of the Canberra Hospital for more than two days straight.

Comment?

The Chronicle Herald

German cancer survivor begins sixth world cycling tour

In 1987, at 29, doctors told Westphal he had malignant melanoma and would only live for six months.

Comment?

Related Topix: Skin Cancer, Medicine, Health

Surfing News

Dennis Klaaijsen improves 24-hour windsurfing record

The Dutch windsurfer sailed 728 kilometers around Rotterdam, in the Netherlands.

Comment?

Big News Network.com

Meet the woman who set Guinness World Record for making king size bed in 74 secs

Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Northamptonshire County, England, Bedfordshire County, England

OregonLive.com

Portland to Host World's Largest Toastmasters Meeting Aug. 30

Public speakers from across the Pacific Northwest will gather in Portland's Pioneer Courthouse Square on Saturday, Aug. 30, with a big goal: set the first world record for attendance and participation at a Toastmasters International meeting.

Comment?

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Boston Standard

Shopping centre needs your help for record attempt

Shoppers in Boston will be taking part in a world record attempt this Saturday to blow up as many balloons as possible in 60 seconds.

Comment?

North Kitsap Herald

Foundation must sell a pie for more than $3K to break world record

There are many pie records to break and the Kingston Village Green Foundation will try to best one of them on Aug. 21 during Pie in the Park.

Comment?

Related Topix: Rich Hill, MO

Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber

No record, but a fun attempt

Quartermaster Harbor was a colorful scene on Sunday, as hundreds of people in canoes, kayaks and even stand-up paddle boards joined together just off Jensen Point.

Comment?

Related Topix: Vashon, WA

The Daily Record

Video: Royal Marine drummer sets new record for longest individual drum roll

SERGEANT Bugler Graham Stephenson smashed the current world record of 12 hours and three seconds on board the Royal Yacht Britannia in Edinburgh today.

Comment?

California Game and Fish

Woman's Massive Alabama Gator Could Be New World Record

Some family outings consist of a picnic basket and a rousing game of wiffle ball, while others involve a 20-gauge shotgun and a half-ton Alabama alligator.

Comment?

Related Topix: Alabama

BBC News

Town claims hat-wearing world record

A town famous for hat-making has claimed a new Guinness world record for the largest gathering of people wearing straw boaters.

Comment?

Thetelegraphand Argus

Banger munching world record bid to be held in Silsden

RECORD BID: Butcher James Uren, of New Laithe Butchers, is encouraging people to attend the charity fundraising Sausage and Cider Festival on Sunday A WORLD record attempt on banger-munching will be part of a Sausage and Cider Festival this Bank Holiday Weekend.

Comment?

Related Topix: West Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, North Yorkshire County, England, World News

Iceland Review

Benedikt Magn sson, Icelandic powerlifter

Icelandic powerlifter Benedikt MagnAosson recently broke the world record for raw deadlift at Europe's Strongest Man 2014 competition after lifting 461 kilograms on Saturday August 9, earning him the title Europe's Strongest Man 2014.

Comment?

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Metro UK News

Most-pierced man barred from Dubai because they say he 'practices black magic'

A heavily-tattooed German who has more than 450 piercings has been refused entry into Dubai - on suspicion that he practices black magic.

Comment?

Related Topix: United Arab Emirates, World News

The Star Online

New car auction record: This RM120mil Ferrari

Setting a new world record for the highest amount paid for a car at an auction, this Ferrari will make you drool.

Comment?

Related Topix: Carmel, CA

Eater

World Records: British Chef Sets World Record for Longest Cooking Demo

British chef Gareth Kyle "cooked non-stop" for 41 hours to set the World Record for the longest non-stop cooking demonstration in history .

Comment?

Related Topix: Dining

Epicurious.com

Happy 60th Birthday Serendipity 3! Here's the Recipe for the Restaurant's Iconic Frozen Hot Chocolate

Happy Birthday Serendipity 3! This summer, the iconic Upper East Side New York City eatery celebrates six decades of making kids smile with its celebrated Frozen Hot Chocolate.

Comment?

TMZ.com

Joey Chestnut -- EATS 384 GYOZAS ... Sets New World Record

Joey Chestnut has reclaimed his title as KING OF THE GYOZAS ... eating 384 of the dumplings in 10 minutes this weekend ... shattering the world record.

Comment?

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••