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Germany Guinness World Record: Largest Orchestra

Germany Guinness World Record: Largest Orchestra

Frankfurt, Germany – July 13, 2016 – 7,548 musicians gathered in a football stadium in Frankfurt to play for 45 minutes, conducted by Wolf Kerschek, setting the new world record for the Largest orchestra. Photo: 7,548 musicians gathered in a football stadium in Frankfurt to play for 45 minutes, conducted by Wolf Kerschek. The Guinness World Records world record for …

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Canada Guinness World Record: Most People Drawing on an Etch A Sketch

Canada Guinness World Record: Most People Drawing on an Etch A Sketch

Toronto, Canada – July 13, 2016 – To celebrate the company’s first Etch A Sketch Day – the anniversary of the day the first Etch A Sketch was sold – 440 Spin Master employees around the world set a brand new world record title for Most people drawing on an Etch a Sketch (multiple venues). Photo: Spin Master employees in …

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UK Guinness World Records: Most people wearing head boppers

Guinness World Record: Most people wearing head boppers

Newport, UK – July 8, 2016 – A Newport school has broken the Guinness World Record for the largest group of people wearing deely boppers; a total of 511 participants (children, teaching staff and members of the community) joined in the event, which was organised by the Parents and Teachers Association (PTA), at High Cross Primary School in Rogerstone. Photo: …

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UK Guinness World Record: Highest catch of a cricket ball

UK Guinness World Record: Highest catch of a cricket ball

London, UK – July 7, 2016 – Former England captain Nasser Hussain has set a World Record for the highest catch of a cricket ball; in a challenge arranged by Sky Sport’s Cricket a drone released the ball from a height of 32 metres before moving up to the even greater height of 49 metres. Photo: Former England captain Nasser …

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Japan World Record: Most expensive grapes

Japan World Record: Most expensive grapes

Tokyo, Japan – July 7, 2016 – A bunch of about 30 grapes of the Ruby Roman variety sold for 1.1m yen (£8,350 or $5,400) – about £270 a grape, thus setting the new world record for the Most expensive grapes. Photo: A bunch of Ruby Roman grapes sold for 1.1 million yen, which is approximately £8400 in the central Japanese …

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Norway Guinness World Record: Tallest Bonfire

Norway Guinness World Record: Tallest Bonfire

Alesund, Norway – July 7, 2016 – Norwegians have set a new record for the world’s tallest bonfire; this year, it was measured by laser at 47.4 metres (155 ft), setting a new world record for the Tallest bonfire. Photo: The world’s tallest bonfire was measured by laser at 47.4 metres (155 ft), setting a new world record. The Guinness …

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Ethiopia Guinness World Records: Largest human airplane

Ethiopia Guinness World Records: Largest human airplane

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – July 5, 2016 – Ethiopian Airlines, the fastest growing and the leading pan-African Airline has broken a Guinness World Record for making the largest ever human image of an Airplane; the event was part of Africa’s first Airbus A350 XWB delivery and 350 Ethiopian Employees have gathered at Ethiopian Maintenance hangar to create an image of the …

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Australia Guinness World Records: Largest human whale

Australia Guinness World Records: Largest human whale

Port Stephens, Australia – July 5, 2016 – More than 900 residents and visitors gathered on Shoal Bay Beach to form the outline of a 100 metre long humpback whale; the event marked the start of the winter school holidays and Port Stephens’ annual winter Naturefest and sets the new world record for the Largest human whale. Photo: More than …

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Canada Guinness World Records: Largest peanut butter cup

Canada Guinness World Records: Largest peanut butter cup

Levack, Ontario, Canada – July 5, 2016 – Chantelle Gorham from the Northwest Fudge Factory in Levack, Ont., created a giant peanut butter cup in an afternoon; it’s almost 80 inches in diameter and it’s a blend of half chocolate and half peanut butter filling; the 600 pound treat is 17,768 times bigger than a normal peanut butter cup, thus …

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Holland Guinness World Records: Fastest 5 km on crutches

Holland Guinness World Records: Fastest 5 km on crutches

Tilburg, Holland – July 1, 2016 – Nikki ‘The Fighter’ Bradley broke a Guinness World Record to become the fastest woman to complete a 5K on crutches; the successful record attempt took place in Tilburg, Holland, where she recorded a time of 44:21, smashing the old record by more than five-and-a-half minutes. Photo: Nikki Bradley smashed the world 5k crutch …

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