Photo: 375 participants bounced to a new World Records for Most People on Trampolines at Fitness Marathon 2017 at The Lawn @ Marina Bay. The Fitness Marathon and trampoline record-breaking session were organised by the Geylang Serai Community Sports Club to encourage healthy living.
The Guinness World Records world record for the most consecutive somersaults on a trampoline is 3,333 and was set by Brian Hudson (UK) at Jumpers Rebound Centre, Gillingham, Kent, UK on 18 September 2003.
Guinness World Records also recognized the world record for the highest trampoline bounce by a team; it is 6.73 m (22 ft 1 in) and was achieved by jumper Sean Kennedy and propellers Sean Kennedy and T.J. Kennedy (all USA) on the set of NBC’s “Today” in New York, New York, USA on 8 April 2014.
The Fitness Marathon and trampoline record-breaking session were organised by the Geylang Serai Community Sports Club to encourage healthy living, The RunSociety reports.
The new world record has surpassed the Guinness World Records world record of 343 participants which was achieved by Atlantic Therapeutics (Ireland) in Haggerston Park, London, UK, earlier this year on 22 June 2017.
The Fitness Marathon 2017 featured five popular workouts – Salsation, Fight Do, Piloxing, Zumba and Boogie Bounce Xtreme (BBX). BBX is a fitness workout that sees enthusiasts attempt choreography atop trampolines. It was during this segment that 375 participants bounced simultaneously for five minutes to set the new record.