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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511 Records Found

Fastest Time To Complete 50 Charlier Cuts While Spinning A Pillow On One Finger

01:09 United States

In one minute, 7.19 seconds, Brian Pankey completed 50 Charlier Cuts while spinning a pillow on one finger of his other hand.

Fastest Time To Drink 500ml Of Water

00:52 Canada

Jesse Savoie drank 500ml of water in 4.74 seconds. NOTE: Speed drinking can be dangerous. Please use caution and have adult supervision on hand.

Fastest Time To Complete A Game Of Labyrinth Backwards

01:01 Sweden

Lars Göran Danielsson completed a backwards game of [Labyrinth][1] in 17.57 seconds. He began at the end of the board and worked his way back to the starting point. [1]: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Labyrinth_(game)

Fastest Time To Visit All 88 Counties In Ohio

United States

Dan Miller, Jay Bohland, and Jim Tocco visited every county in Ohio in 23 hours, 34 minutes and 34 seconds. Details on the adventure can be foundhere. tag:RecordSetterBook01

Fastest Time To Write A Limerick

01:31 United States

Viktor O. wrote a limerick in 47.48 seconds. The limerick read: There once was a man named Joe, Who loved to play in the snow, One day it was cold, He didn't do as he was told And he lost three of his toes.

Most Staples Stapled Into A Piece of Paper In 10 Seconds

01:13 United States

Nicky P. stapled 60 staples into a piece of paper in 10 seconds.

Fastest Time To Make A Sphere Out Of A Pile Of Buckyballs

02:05 United States

Aimee Starks of Seattle, Washington made a sphere out of Buckyballs in one minute, 42.5 seconds, a new world record.

Fastest Reenactment Of The Shining's "I'm Gonna Bash Your Brains In" Scene

00:57 United States

Esther Crow reenacted Jack Nicholson’s “I’m Gonna Bash Your Brains In” scene from The Shiningin 39.10 seconds. The original scene is one minute, 27 seconds long. Crow set the record at a World Record Appreciation Society event held at Joe’s Pub in New York City. Dan Rollman and Corey Henderson were present as witnesses. This record contains adult language. Full Script: STAY AWAY FROM ME! WHY? I JUST WANT TO GO BACK TO MY ROOM. WHY? WELL Irsquo;M VERY CONFUSED AND I JUST NEED A CHANCE TO THINK THINGS OVER. YOUrsquo;VE HAD YOUR WHOLE FUCKING LIFE TO THINK THINGS OVER. WHAT GOOD’S A FEW MINUTES MORE GONNA DO YOU NOW? JACK! STAY AWAY FROM ME! PLEASE! DONrsquo;T HURT ME! Irsquo;M NOT GONNA HURT YA. STAY AWAY FROM ME! WENDYhellip; STAY AWAY! DARLING. LIGHT OF MY LIFE. Irsquo;M NOT GONNA HURT YA. YOU DIDNrsquo;T LET ME FINISH MY SENTENCE. I SAID Irsquo;M NOT GONNA HURT YA. Irsquo;M JUST GONNA BASH YOUR BRAINS IN. I’M GONNA BASH THEM RIGHT THE FUCK IN. STAY AWAY FROM ME! DONrsquo;T HURT ME! Irsquo;M NOT GONNA HURT YOU. STAY AWAY FROM ME! STAY AWAY FROM ME! PLEASE! STOP SWINGING THE BAT STAY AWAY FROM ME! PUT THE BAT DOWN WENDY. STOP IT! WENDY, GIVE ME THE BAT. [#WRAS11][]

Most Horizontal Paddle Ball Hits In 30 Seconds

00:32 United States

Gold Member completed 211 horizontal paddle ball hits in 30 seconds. He completed a total of 218 hits but seven of them fell outside of the 30 second time limit.

Most Times Asking "Where Are My Glasses?" To Someone Tuning A Guitar In 30 Seconds

00:49 United States

Mick Cullenasked Carl Cutler “Where are my glasses?” 28 times during a live broadcast of WRLR 98.3 FM’sSubterraneanshow in Round Lake Heights, Illinois. This record was one of 16 URDB records broken during the show’s attempt to set a new record for Most URDB World Records Broken During A Live Radio Show[].

Fastest Time To Write "The Quick Brown Fox Jumps Over The Lazy Dog" Five Times

01:28 Nepal

Nikesh Thapaliya wrote the sentence quot;The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dogquot; five times in 50.81 seconds.

Fastest Time To Rap Kanye West's Verse In "American Boy"

00:29 South Africa

Anele Mdodarapped Kanye West’s verse in Estelle’s songAmerican Boyin 26.66 seconds. She set the record live on-air during the Grant amp; Anele Show on 5FM.

Fastest Time To Place 19 CDs Back In Their Cases

02:14 Spain

Otra Movida host Cristina Pedroche placed 19 CDs back in ther original cases in one minute, 8.12 seconds. She placed back the 19 first volumes of the "Otra Movida" music collection by DjValdi.

Fastest Time To Name All Star Trek TV Episodes In Broadcast Order

02:20 United States

Mack Elder named all 79 TV episodes of Star Trek in broadcast order in one minute, 38.9 seconds. The record was set at a World Record Appreciation Society event held at Joe’s Pub in New York City. Dan Rollman and Corey Henderson were present as witnesses. See a chronological list of the episodes here. [#WRAS12][] tag:RecordSetterBook01

Most Eggs Thrown At One Person In Ten Seconds

01:00 United States

Schacht Elf had 34 eggs thrown at him in 10 seconds.

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