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 52-Card Pickup


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 Time To Spell "Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious"

00:5 United States

Jonathan S. spelled Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious in 3.18 seconds.

Fastest Consumption Of Six Cupcakes

01:35 United States

Rob Hartmann ate six cupcakes in 59.20 seconds. NOTE: Speed eating can be dangerous and should only be attempted by trained professionals.

Most Balls Caught During A One Minute 3-Ball Juggling Session

01:22 England

Janion Imjay made 353 catches in one minute while juggling three balls. He completed a total of 414 catches but the last 61 attempts did not fall inside the one minute mark.

Most Sit-Ups In Five Minutes

05:58 Georgia

David Begiashvili completed 268 sit-ups in five minutes. He set the record at Zurab Zurab Zviadauri Judo School in Akhmeta, Georgia.

Most Fiery Bricks Broken In 20 Seconds Using Bare Hands

00:59 United States

Kevin Taylor broke 150 fiery bricks in 20 seconds with his bare hands. He is the founder of World Speed Brick Breaking Association.

Fastest Time To Complete 10 Knuckle Push-Ups And 10 Catches Juggling Three Balls

00:15 United States

Nate T. completed 10 push-ups on knuckles and 10 catches juggling three balls in 10.50 seconds.

Fastest Time To Eat A Banana While Hula Hooping

00:25 United States

Amy Nash ate a banana while hula hooping in 13.53 seconds.

Fastest Time To Complete 200 Consecutive Catches Juggling Three Clubs In A Cascade Pattern

01:00 United States

Brian Pankey completed 200 catches in 57.13 seconds while juggling three clubs in a cascade pattern.

Fastest Time To Recite “Fresh Prince Of Bel Air” Theme Song

00:36 Canada

Mitch Calder recited the entire “[Fresh Prince Of Bel Air][1]” theme song in 17.52 seconds [1]: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/TheFreshPrinceofBel-Air

Most Jumping Jacks While Listening To "Eye Of The Tiger"

04:12 United States

David Dargay completed 295 jumping jacks while listening to “Eye of the Tiger”.

Most Wheelchair Softball Players To Round A Baseball Diamond In 45 Seconds

01:10 United States

JJ and 18 other wheelchair softball players rounded the bases in 45 seconds. They set the record during a wheelchair softball challenge at Gage Park Accessible Diamond in Topeka, Kansas to spread awareness and encourage participation in wheelchair sports. Read more about it here.

Fastest Time For A Duo To Recite The Alphabet

01:37 United States

Boomer Rawlings and his friend recited the alphabet in 7.65 seconds.

Most Toothpicks Stuck In A Marshmallow In 15 Seconds

01:15 United States

Sarah's friend stuck 19 toothpicks into a regular-sized marshmallow in 15 seconds.

Fastest Time To Eat Five Doughnut Holes

00:53 United States

Rob Hartmann ate five powdered sugar doughnut holes in 17.44 seconds. NOTE: Speed eating can be dangerous. Please use caution and have adult supervision on-hand.

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