Athletic World Records

58 Records Found

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. #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.

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.

05:40 United States

Longest Bicycle Skid Mark

James David

Full details of the record available here.

00:34 India

Longest Crow Pose Held On A 40-Millimeter Diameter Pipe

Suresh Gaur

Suresh G. held the crow pose on a 40-millimeter diameter pipe for 16.62 seconds.

00:22 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

12:58 Canada

Longest Handstand (Male)

Gordon lindsay

Gordon L. performed a handstand for 12 minutes, 8.10 seconds.


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.

01:45 United States

Longest Knuckle Handstand On Concrete

Finn Williams

Finn Williams performed a handstand on his knuckles on the concrete floor of his basement for one minute, 25.09 seconds.

02:10 United States

Longest Peacock Pose Held

Roger Marolt

Roger M. held a peacock pose for two minutes, 5.23 seconds.

01:25 India

Longest Peacock Pose Held On A 20-Millimeter Diameter Pipe

Srijan Chakravarty

Srijan C. held the peacock pose on a 20-millimeter diameter pipe for one minute, 23.06 seconds.

00:58 United States

Longest Successful Croquet Shot

Jovah Siegel

Jovah Siegel made an accurate croquet shot 16 feet in length.

12:28 India

Longest Time Holding Sumo Pose

Suresh Gaur

Suresh Gaur held a yoga sumo pose for twelve minutes, 18.81 seconds.

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