Speed World Records

Many world record holders have proven they're the best by being the fastest. People show off their speed in the areas of sports, music, video games, recitation and much, much more. No matter what your hobby, if you can do it fast, you stand a chance at becoming a global champion. Hurry up and set a world record!


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512 Records Found

Fastest "Bad Habit 2" Playing Card Trick With Split Fans

00:30 United States

Brian Pankey completed a "Bad Habit 2" playing card trick with split fans in 4.58 seconds.

Fastest "Poco" Card Flourish

00:08 United States

Brian Pankey completed a "Poco" card flourish in 5.94 seconds.

Fastest "Triple Z" Playing Card Cut

00:8 India

Brian Pankey completed a Triple Z card cut in 1.88 seconds.

Fastest 1/4 Mile Bike Ride With Dog

03:38 United States

Art Hoffman completed a 1/4 mile bike ride with his dog Chenji in 58.87 seconds.

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.

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 100 Metre Hurdles By A 13-Year Old Girl Wearing Blue

00:22 United States

13-year old Melissa White completed the 100 metre hurdles in 18.78 seconds while wearing a blue outfit.

Fastest 20-Foot Double Pedalo Ride

United States

Dany Majard completed a 20-foot Double Pedalo ride in 3.03 seconds.

Fastest 52-Card Pickup

00:17

Jordan Behn picked up a scattered deck of playing cards in 5.47 seconds. The record was based on the classic game of 52-Card Pickup. Cards had to be thrown upwards by someone else and tossed from at least waist high. The feat was achieved on July, 18, 2009 at the Pitchfork Music Festival[] in Chicago. Representatives from URDB.org were present to document the record. #PF01

Fastest 5-Kilometer Run While Wearing A 40-Pound Rucksack

United States

Dustin McClure demonstrated tremendous speed and endurance by running five kilometers with a 40-pound rucksack on his back in 20 minutes and 6 seconds, a new universal record. McClure achieved his feat at the U.S. Army Training School in Fort Benning[], Georgia on October 12, 2008. Lori Smith was present to witness the run and time the record.

Fastest Accordion Player

01:02 United States

Peter Grigorov played 20.3 notes per second on his accordion, a new world record. He played Flight of the Bumblebee in setting the mark. The record was set on November 25, 2007 in Billerica, Massachusetts. Atanas Grigorov witnessed the performance. tag:RecordSetterBook01

Fastest Accordion Rendition Of 'The Devil Went Down To Georgia'

00:53 United States

Accordion Rob’s fingers came alive as he busted out a full accordion rendition of “The Devil Went Down To Georgia” in just one minute, twenty seconds. #BM2006

Fastest Bagpipe Rendition Of 'Scotland The Brave' While Standing Next To A Human Flagpole

02:31 United States

Mallory Wolchuk played ’Scotland The Brave’ on bagpipes in 52.22 seconds while standing next to Doug McManaman, who balanced a Canadian flag on his chin for the entire record.

Fastest Bass Guitar Player

01:19 India

Jayen Varma played his bass guitar at 660 BPM.

Fastest Beer Shotgun

00:08 United States

eeK shotgunned a 12-ounce can of Bud Light in 1.97 seconds NOTE: Speed drinking can be dangerous. Please use caution when making an attempt.

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