World Records

World’s first commercial hoverbike

World's first commercial hoverbike

San Francisco, California, USA – March 1, 2017 – Russian startup Hoversurf has unveiled the first commercial hoverbike; the Scorpion-3 is electric-powered, featuring a motorcycle seat and quadcopter drone technology; capable of reaching heights up to 10 meters, the hoverbike sets the new world record for the World’s first commercial hoverbike. Photo: Russian startup Hoversurf has unveiled the first commercial …

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Longest Pub Crawl: UK set World Record

Longest Pub Crawl: UK set World Record

London, United Kingdom – March 6, 2017 – Peter Hill, 60, and John Drew, 62 said cheers as they marked their incredible milestone having visited a boozer every week for the last 33 YEARS; they have spent an eye-watering £182,000, guzzling almost 50,000 ales at 20,000 different pubs across Britain thus setting the new world record for the Longest Pub …

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Largest Forty Martyrs Cake: Romania set World Record

Largest Forty Martyrs Cake: Romania set World Record

Bucharest, Romania – March 8, 2017 – A giant forty martyrs cake (“Mucenic”), made by Gabriela Mateiuc from the county of Botosani, was displayed in Bucharest; the cake has 1m (3.280 ft) in length and 40cm (1.312 ft) in width, setting the world record for the “Largest Forty Martyrs Cake”. Largest Forty Martyrs Cake Photo: The World’s largest Forty Martyrs …

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Highest front flip on a Pogo stick

Highest front flip on a Pogo stick

Lake Forrest, California, USA – March 8, 2017 – While hanging out with the Vurtego crew in Southern California, Biff Hutchison broke the previous Highest Frontflip world record (9′ 2″) with a 9′ 6″ flip, then immediately followed that up by breaking his own new record with an epic 10′ frontflip, thus setting the new world record for the Highest …

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Most people picking strawberries: Japan set World Record

Most people picking strawberries

Watari Town, Japan – March 9, 2017 – A crowd of 1,141 people enjoyed the sweet taste of success when they broke the world record for mass strawberry picking at a farm here; the strawberry pickers came together in a large-scale greenhouse, not only to demonstrate their collective recovery, but also to show gratitude for the support they have received …

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Most expensive Jewellery Box: Qatar sets World Record

Most expensive Jewellery Box: Qatar sets World Record

Doha, Qatar – February 26, 2017 – A $3.5 million gold jewelry box encrusted with diamonds, sapphires and rubies has been unveiled in Doha at the annual Doha Jewellery & Watches Exhibition (DJWE) which opened at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Center in West Bay; the jewelry box sets the new world record for the Most Expensive Jewellery Box. Photo: …

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Longest tooth extracted: India set World Record

Longest tooth extracted: India set World Record

Vadodara, India – February 27, 2017 – City-based dentist Jaimin Patel, who runs a private clinic at Soma Talav crossroads, conducted a surgical procedure to remove a cannie teeth from a young college student; the tooth that he had extracted was 3.7 cm – which is a new world record for the Longest human tooth extracted. Photo: Dentist Jaimin Patel conducted …

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Oldest living person with Down’s syndrome: UK set World Record

Oldest living person with Down's syndrome: UK set World Record

London, United Kingdom – February 27, 2017 – Kenny Cridge, who was given a life expectancy of just 12, and who has outlived his twin sister and his brother, celebrated his 77th birthday along with his caregivers in the UK; he sets the new world record for the Oldest living person with Down’s syndrome. Photo: The world’s oldest person with …

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