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Longest Time Chasing A Moving Vehicle

00:47 United States

Michael D.'s friends ran after the car he was driving for 32.34 seconds.

Farthest Distance To Catch An Egg Using A 3" Diameter Cup (Female)

00:6 United States

Bethany H. caught an egg using a Scooby-Doo cup from 70 yards away.

Longest Distance To Throw A Stress Ball Through A Duct Tape Roll

00:34 United States

An Olivet Coach threw a stress ball that passed through the center of a duct tape roll 36 yards away.

Longest Transcontinental Limousine Journey

Mark Sinclair and Suna Taymaz drove a limousine 5959 miles across three continents, a new world record. The trip began in Las Vegas, Nevada, where they bought a 1988 Lincoln Town Car Stretch Limousine. From Las Vegas, they drove to a shipping facility in New Jersey via San Francisco, California. The vehicle shipped to Ipswich, United Kingdom where they picked it up and drove through France, Spain, Gibraltar, Morocco, Mauritania and Mali. The trip ended on February 2, 2008 in Timbuktu, Mali. Details of the journey can be found at LimoToAfrica.org.

Longest Exquisite Corpse T-Shirt Relay

01:48 United States

Nine people participated in a 900-meter exquisite corpse relay race, a new world record. The first participant ran 100 meters and drew part of a person on their t-shirt. The shirt was then transferred to the next relay member, who put it on and added to the first person’s drawing while running. This was done repeatedly, with each person running 100 meters, until the drawing of the person was complete. The record was set on June 17, 2009 in Indianapolis, Indiana. The relay participants were Jessica Dunn, Lindsay Gerlach, Courtney Hacker, Flounder Lee, Paul Miller, Kurt Nettleton, Kyle Channing Smith, Victoria Son and Courtney Ware. Lamar Richcreek was present as a witness.

Most Vertical Feet Skied Uphill In 24 Hours (Female)

00:19 United States

Dina Mishev climbed 34,546 feet in 24 hours, a new world record. Using climbing skins, she repeatedly trekked up a 1502-foot trail, checking in with officials at the top off the trail, before skiing down and checking in with officials at the bottom. She did this 23 times in 24 hours. The record was set on February 8, 2009 during the 24 Hour Sunlight Challenge at the Sunlight Mountain Resort in Glenwood Springs, Colorado. tag:RecordSetterBook01

Most Miles Ridden On A Motorcycle

03:15 United States

In a feat that took almost 20 years to accomplish, former Wisconsin senator Dave Zien put a world record 1,000,000 miles on his Harley Davidson FXR[] motorcycle. Zien began the journey in 1991. On April 4, 2009, Zien hit the million mile mark. Tony Sanfelipo was on hand to document and confirm the mileage. Read more about his journey here.

Longest Fingerboard Rail Grind

01:05 United States

Scott Winfrey grinded a rail for 110 inches using his 3.5 inch fingerboard.

Fastest 1/4 Mile Rollerskate Sprint With Dog By A Person Over 60

03:31 United States

Art Hoffman and his dog Chenji completed a 1/4 mile roller skate sprint in one minute, 55.06 seconds. tag:RecordSetterBook01

Fastest 1/4 Mile Racewalk Accompanied By A Dog With A Swahili Name

03:39 United States

Art Hoffman completed a 1/4 mile racewalk with his dog Chenji in two minutes, 17.08 seconds. Chenji is a Swahilian name.

Greatest Number Of U.S States To Complete A Marathon In By An Organ Transplant Recipient

United States

Heart transplant recepient Donald Arthur has completed marathons in 31 U.S. States. See a spreadsheet of his races, locations, and times here. States Arthur has ran in: Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Texas, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin

Longest Tandem Paper Shredder Toss

01:04 United States

Mike Wise and Jake Lorence threw a full-sized paper shredder 24 feet, 6 inches. The measurement was taken from the point of release to the location where the shredder landed.

Farthest Distance To Throw An iPod

02:40 United States

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

Longest Distance To Throw A Soccer Ball

02:08 United States

Roald Bradstock threw a soccer ball 82 yards.

Longest Walk Down 18th St. NW, Washington D.C. With Spoon Balanced On Nose

01:19

May Yu from Citizen Effect walked 136 feet down 18th Street NW[] in Washington D.C with a spoon balanced on her nose.

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