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00:46 United States

Farthest Distance To Throw A Snowball

Roald Bradstock

Roald Bradstock threw a snowball 68.10 meters. Bradstock made the snowballs in Atlanta, Georgia after a snowstorm, and then drove 600 miles to Fort Myers, Florida, where the record was set. tag:RecordSetterBook01

02:40 United States

Farthest Distance To Throw An iPod

Roald Bradstock

Roald Bradstock threw an iPod 154 yards. The measurement was taken from its release point to where the iPod landed.

00:7 England

Fastest Completion Of Five Cartwheels

Vaughan Pullen

Vaughan's son completed five cartwheels in exactly 4.00 seconds.

England

Fastest Time To Climb Mount Snowdon While Carrying A 65-Pound Backpack

Paddy Doyle

Paddy Doyle climbed Mount Snowdon through Llanberis Path in four hours, 54 minutes and 28 seconds while carrying a 65-pound backpack. He was accompanied by West Midlands Fire Service Cadets. Read more about Doyle here.

England

Fastest Time To Complete 26-Mile Speed March While Carrying A 60-Pound Backpack

Paddy Doyle

Paddy Doyle completed a 26-mile speed march while carrying a 60-pound backpack in seven hours and 51.00 minutes. He set the record at the Leamington Courier offices in Hamilton Terrace. Read more about Doyle here.

England

Fastest Time To Complete 30-Mile Cross-Country Course While Carrying A 40-Pound Pack

Paddy Doyle

Paddy Doyle completed a 30-mile cross-country course while wearing a 40-pound backpack on in 7 hours, 52 minutes and 23 seconds. The feat was recognized by The Long Distance Walkers Association. Doyle’s walk took place on November 13, 2008 in Warwickshire, England. Read more about Doylehere.

00:28 Spain

Fastest Time To Run Across A Covered Swimming Pool

Shin Clinton

Shin Clinton ran across his covered swimming pool in 4.69 seconds.

02:33 England

Fastest Time To Walk 30 Miles While Carrying A 76-Pound Backpack

Paddy Doyle

Paddy Doyle walked 30 miles along the Grand Union Canal while carrying a 76-pound back pack in 10 hours and 37 seconds. Though his pack was 76 pounds and he walked an additional 300 meters, the weight and distance have been standardized. The record benefited the Help For Heroes charity. He was supported throughout by British Military Fitness instructors, martial arts boxing students from clubs around the Midlands and avid supporters. Read more about Doyle here.

United States

Largest Collection Of Jerseys From Different Professional Sports Teams In A Single State

Eric Cartman-Eswein

Durham Bulls, Fayetteville Fireantz, Raleigh IceCaps, Carolina Hurricanes, Carolina Panthers, Charlotte Hornets amp; Charlotte Bobcats.

United States

Longest Bicycle Ride To Burning Man

Maksim Kalashnikov

Maksim K. spent 54 days bicycling 3699 miles to Burning Man. #BM2007

05:40 United States

Longest Bicycle Skid Mark

James David

Full details of the record available here.

India

Longest Crow Pose Held On Fingers

Suresh Gaur

Suresh G. held a yoga crow pose on his fingers for 10.01 seconds.

00:21 United States

Longest Dryland Waterski Session

Steve Sandholm

Steve Sandholm dryland waterskiied for 17.34 seconds without falling over. He was pulled by a lawn tractor while achieving the feat. tag:RecordSetterBook01

07:35 Canada

Longest Handstand (Male)

Gordon Lindsay

Gordon L. performed a handstand for seven minutes, 14.71 seconds.

14:07

Longest Hula Hoop Rotation On One Leg By A Seven-Year Old

Mridula Shanker

Mridula Shanker, a seven-year-old girl, spun a hula hoop on one leg for 14 minutes, 1.20 seconds.

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