World Records

Most lambs roasted simultaneously: Jiang Linsheng broke Guinness World Records record

Most lambs roasted simultaneously: Jiang Linsheng broke Guinness World Records record

Beijing, China – February 22, 2016 – A cook in Southern China has broken a Guinness World Record by roasting 216 lambs by himself; Jiang Linsheng broke the record for Most lambs roasted simultaneously. Photo: Jiang Linsheng, nicknamed A Bing, roasts lambs in Nanning, south China’s Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. Jiang Linsheng roasted 216 lambs in 2 hours, with the use …

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Most behind-the-back catches: Antonio Brown breaks Guinness World Records record

Most behind-the-back catches: Antonio Brown breaks Guinness World Records record

Washington, DC, USA – February 22, 2016 – Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins teamed up with All-Pro Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown during Super Bowl week to break the Guinness World Records record for the amount of behind the back catches in a minute; Cousins and Brown hooked up for 27 behind the back catches, thus setting the new world …

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Largest display of toy windmills: energis GmbH sets world record

Largest display of toy windmills: energis GmbH sets world record

Saarbrücken, Germany – February 20, 2016 – A total of 12268 children from 35 kindergartens, 43 schools and 42 clubs designed 12,268 toy windmills who were placed in Saarbrücken at the Saar-Spektakel, the biggest public festival in the region, by the energy concern energis Gmbh, thus setting the new world record for the Largest display of toy windmills (pinwheels). Photo: 35 …

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Cheapest smartphone: Freedom 251 breaks Guinness World Records record

Cheapest smartphone: Freedom 251 breaks Guinness World Records record

Mumbai, India – February 18, 2016 – Indian phone maker Ringing Bells launched a 251 rupee ($4) smartphone, The Freedom 251, which sets the new world record for the World’s Cheapest smartphone. Photo: Ringing Bells, which launched ‘Freedom 251’, priced at Rs 251 – is the world’s cheapest smartphone. The Guinness World Records’ record for the largest smartphone ensemble is 223 …

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Largest gin tasting event: The Botanist breaks Guinness World Records record

Largest gin tasting event: The Botanist breaks Guinness World Records record

London, UK – February 16, 2016 – UK bar chain The Botanist hosted gin tastings simultaneously across its eight venues: Alderly Edge, Chester, Farnham, Monument Mall, Birmingham, Deansgate, Marlow and Trinity; 796 guests took part in the tasting, enabling The Botanist to smash the previous Guinness World Records world record of 300 participants and to set the new world record for …

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Largest cookie mosaic: Robin Hood breaks Guinness World Records record

Largest cookie mosaic: Robin Hood breaks Guinness World Records record

Toronto, Canada – February 16, 2016 – The Robin Hood team celebrated Family Day (in Ontario) by achieving the world record title for the Largest cookie mosaic in support of We Bake for Change, an initiative of WE Day; the completed mosaic measured 29.58 feet by 47.71 feet and was comprised of over 13,000 shortbread cookies. Photo: Craig Kielburger, Co-Founder of …

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Most Expensive Bouquet Of Roses: Arena Flowers sets world record

Most Expensive Bouquet Of Roses: Arena Flowers sets world record

London, UK – February 11, 2016 – Online UK florists Arena Flowers are offering extravagant and expensive Valentine’s Day bouquet packages for your loved one; one thousand stems of beautiful South American roses are carefully selected, conditioned, hand-tied by the most experienced florists; measuring 150cm in length, these glorious life-size roses certainly stand out and make a stunning display for $13,000 …

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Most knuckle push-ups in one minute: K. J. Joseph breaks Guinness World Records record

Most knuckle push-ups in one minute: K. J. Joseph breaks Guinness World Records record

Kochi, India – February 11, 2016 – K. J. Joseph, manager of an ayurveda centre in Munnar, bettered the Guinness World Records world record of 79 knuckle push-ups (press ups) in a minute set by Ron Cooper of the US by doing 82 push-ups in 60 seconds. Photo: K. J. Joseph, manager of an ayurveda centre in Munnar, bettered the …

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Largest beer tasting: Ireland breaks Guinness World Records record

Largest beer tasting: Ireland breaks Guinness World Records record

Dublin, Ireland – February 9, 2016 – At the recent Alltech Craft Brews and Food Fair, held at the Convention Centre Dublin, a new world record was set for the world’s largest beer tasting with 729 people simultaneously tasting three beers. Photo: Ireland now holds the record with 729 people simultaneously tasting three beers. The record was previously held by Mexico …

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Tallest stack of pancakes: Center Parcs breaks Guinness World Records record

Tallest stack of pancakes: Center Parcs breaks Guinness World Records record

London, UK – February 9, 2016 – Sherwood Forest Center Parcs has broken the Guinness World Record title for the tallest stack of pancakes; the record, which was previously held by Netherlands-based theme park Efteling, was set at the holiday resort’s The Pancake House restaurant, beating the previous record of 91.2cm with a flipping fantastic 101.8cm. Photo: Center Parcs Sherwood Forest …

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