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  1. Watch Alabama Students Break the World Record for Largest Hip-Hop Dance PerformanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | TIME.com

    When the elementary school students from Dothan, Ala., look back on their school year, they might recall learning their multiplication tables or reading their first chapter books. But their most memorable memory will surely be gathering in their local civic center to set a new Guinness World Record for the world's largest hip hop dance routine.

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  2. Great Santa Run: Hostess Holly Madison, grand marshals Chippendales, mayor's $10K challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Santa Claus, Jace Crispin of Chippendales at the Rio, Mayor Carolyn Goodman and Gavin McHale attend the 2013 Great Santa Run on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013, in downtown Las Vegas. A participation goal of 15,000 for runners has been set for this year's Opportunity Village Great Santa Run downtown Saturday, Dec., 6 with Holly Madison and Rio headliner hunks Chippendales as grand marshals for the first time.

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  3. Young Odiham engineers celebrate F1 titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Basingstoke Gazette

    Team Colossus F1, from Robert May's School in Odiham, crowned world champions in F1 in Schools competition in Abu Dhabi Team Colussus F1, made up of current and former pupils of Robert May's School, were last night crowned world champions in the F1 in Schools World Finals. After a week of competing against 37 other teams from 24 countries, the team received the Bernie Ecclestone World Champions trophy at a star-studded bash in Abu Dhabi.

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  4. Mentor to watch with pride as McCaw hits 100Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | The New Zealand Herald

    Half a world away from the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff an old mentor of arguably New Zealand's greatest rugby player will watch fondly from his couch as his protege creates history. All Blacks captain Richie McCaw will lead New Zealand for the 100th time in his 137th test when they play Wales on Sunday at Millennium Stadium.

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  5. Stunt driver drifts into worlda s tightest parallel parking spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | New York Post

    During this week's China Drift Championships, stunt driver Han Yue regained the Guinness World Record for the tightest parallel park, squeezing a Mini hatchback into a space only 3.15 inches longer than the car.

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  6. 94.5 KLIQ-FM Hastings, Grand Island, KearneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | KLIQ-FM Hastings

    With all 50 states inching below the freezing mark this week, runners are hitting the treadmill in droves. Now, 10 indoor athletes can hop on the same treadmill all at once, thanks to this extra-large mill designed by Chilean company, Oxford Fitness.

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  7. Austrian trials biker gives street demo for Pinoy ridersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | ABS-CBN News

    Austrian trials biker Thomas Oehler recently visited Manila to attend the first-ever PhilBike Expo held last weekend at the World Trade Center, Pasay City. Oehler is a two-time Guinness World Record holder who began riding competitively in 1997 at age 14. Two years after his professional debut, he won his first Austrian championship and went on to win five more throughout his competitive career.

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  8. Be a Born Hero and help hospiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Lancaster Guardian

    The Lancaster Guardian and The Visitor have teamed up with Fitness Formation and Born Survivor to raise A 100,000 toward the Save Our Hospice campaign for St John's in Lancaster. We are bidding to break the Guinness World Record for the biggest team ever to take part in an organised obstacle course event - by bringing together 1,000 people for Born Survivor at Lowther Castle, in the Lake District, on April 4 2015.

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  9. The world's tightest parallel parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | NEWS.com.au

    MIKE Harris embraces change in the way most athletes crave permanency and is relishing his fresh challenge at the Melbourne Rebels. WALLABIES enforcer Wycliff Palu has started training with boxing Hall of Famer Jeff Fenech in a bid to take his rugby 'to another level' next year.

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  10. England Wins 2014 F1 In Schools World Finals 2014Read the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | Paddock Talk

    The announcement of Colossus F1 as F1 in Schools World Finals 2014 World Champions was greeted with loud cheers and rapturous applause from the star-studded audience at the Awards Celebration dinner sponsored by Abu Dhabi Cultural and Tourism Authority and the Insitution of Engineering Technology held tonight at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi . The team of five students from Robert May's School in Odiham, Hampshire represented England at the event and raised the St. George's flag high as they punched the air with delight in taking the title.

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  11. Real Madrid face Eibar - the entire team earns less in a year than Cristiano RonaldoRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | ITV

    On Saturday evening in the Basque hills, Spanish giants Real Madrid will play in front of a capacity 6,000 crowd in David against Goliath clash. Their opponents, Eibar, are something of a miracle in footballing terms - they were promoted from the Spanish second division last season, despite having the smallest budget in the league.

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  12. A groovy way to fundraiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Bendigo Advertiser

    ... for Mark. "I think it's really clever - it's something people don't expect and kids can relate to the Guinness World Records." Mrs Winter said she loved to dance the "Nutbush" at weddings and birthdays and thought it was great the song was taught to ...

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  13. X Factor star Paul Akister tells of mum's cancer fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Lancaster Guardian

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. X Factor star Paul Akister has revealed the secret heartache of his mum's cancer battle as he backs our new world record breaking charity challenge for St John's Hospice.

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  14. PHOTO: Giant treadmill is four times larger than a standard machine.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | ABC News

    With all 50 states inching below the freezing mark this week, runners are hitting the treadmill in droves. Now, ten indoor athletes can hop on the same treadmill all at once, thanks to this extra-large mill designed by Chilean company, Oxford Fitness.

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  15. Richie McCaw, Gareth Edwards, Dan Carter, Jonah Lomu, Brian...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | IcNetwork

    New Zealand colossus McCaw becomes the first rugby player in history to reach the milestone of 100 caps as captain on Saturday. But is he the greatest ever? WalesOnline provides some alternatives to the All Blacks legend New Zealand colossus Richie McCaw becomes the first rugby player in Test history to reach the milestone of 100 caps as captain when he leads his all-conquering All Blacks out against Warren Gatland's Wales at the Millennium Stadium.

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  16. Tapathon, Wendy Bates school of danceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Burton Mail

    MORE than 100 dancers from the Wendy Bates School of Dance gave the floor of the IMEX Business Centre in Burton a hammering as they took part in a bid to break the world record for the largest amount of people taking part in a single routine.

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  17. This Giant Treadmill Holds 10 Runners at OnceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    Now, 10 indoor athletes can hop on the same treadmill all at once, thanks to this extra-large mill designed by Chilean company, Oxford Fitness. The gargantuan treadmill is built on a scale four times larger than a "run of the mill" machine.

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  18. Rohit's record will not be broken: Brian LaraRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | CricketCountry.com

    Sharma stunned the cricketing world with his monster score in an ODI against Sri Lanka last week, smashing the previous record of 219 held by fellow Indian Virender Sehwag. Lara, who knows a thing or two about record-breaking innings and holds the world record for the highest individual score in a Test match, 400 not out, and first-class match, 501 not out, was on a flight to London for much of the innings but arrived at his hotel just in time to see Sharma reach his double-hundred, Stuff.co.nz reported.

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  19. Sewickley Academy students stack 'em up for world recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Post-gazette.com

    ... which was created in 2001 to promote the standardization and advancement of sport stacking worldwide. Breaking world records aside, timed sport stacking aids in the development of mental awareness, hand-eye coordination and self confidence. "You can ...

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  20. New World Record for 'Soapbox' RacerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | LiveScience

    ... you it's a little more sophisticated. There was no official gravity racer world record, so for the Guinness World Records organisation to acknowledge our attempt they set a threshold of 84.4mph, the speed unofficially recorded by the Bodrodz Atomic ...

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