World Records

Largest gathering of people dressed as Albert Einstein

Largest gathering of people dressed as Albert Einstein

Toronto, Canada – April 11, 2017 – A group of 404 people dressed as Albert Einstein walked down the streets of Toronto to set a World Record for “largest gathering of people dressed as Albert Einstein” and kick off the 2017 Next Einstein competition. Photo: A group of 404 people dressed as Albert Einstein walked down the streets of Canada …

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Most people crab-walking at once

Most people crab-walking at once

Baltimore, Maryland, USA – April 9, 2017 – A total of 494 students, faculty and staff at Loyola University Maryland set the World Record for the most people crab-walking at once. Photo: Loyola University breaks the Guinness World Record for the most people crab walking for two minutes simultaneously. To claim the new record 494 people took part in the …

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Largest human torch

Largest human torch

Tallahassee, Florida, USA – April 10, 2017 – More than 300 Florida State University students successfully formed the world’s largest human “FSU Torch” on campus; it stretched across Landis Green from near Strozier Library to Landis Hall, setting the new world record for the Largest human FSU torch. Photo: A camera-equipped drone flying 400 feet overhead captured the “FSU Torch …

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Longest journey reversing a tractor and trailer

Longest journey reversing a tractor and trailer

Dublin, Ireland – April 7, 2017 – Farmer Patrick Shalvey, whose family are hosting Big Week on the Farm on their dairy farm in Cootehill, Co Cavan, smashed the existing Guinness world record for reversing a tractor and trailer by 2.8 kilometres. Photo: Farmer Patrick Shalvey, whose family are hosting Big Week on the Farm on their dairy farm in …

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World’s first gin-filled Christmas baubles

World's first gin-filled Christmas baubles

London, United Kingdom – April 3, 2017 – Pickering’s Gin have created their own collection of baubles, each made of colourful glass (so they look quite pretty) and filled with 50ml of gin; they’re available in packs of six baubles for $37.5 (£30), setting the new world record for the World’s first gin-filled Christmas baubles. Photo: Pickering’s Gin have created …

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