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Longest Tennis Ball Putt Into A Door
Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada / September 27, 2011
Doug McManaman used a golf club to putt a tennis ball into a door 840 inches (70 feet) away.
- ball must strike door fully
- must use standard tennis ball
- must provide video evidence of roll
- must use golf putter
Tags: tennis ball, farthest, distance, putting, door
DougMcManaman on 9/27/2011380
JBAG on 9/24/2011300
JoeNagy on 7/5/2011300
JoeNagy on 6/24/2011264
AlexCunningham on 6/13/2011149
CarlCutler on 6/3/2011
Yeah Barbarra, this is horrible. People waste their time on God knows what. Anyway, if this record setter will really need to fix those doors, better to contact https://thwindowsdoors.com/replacement-windows-and-doors-kitchener/ as this company will send their quotations quickly and won't waste too much of your endless time. They will come and change the doors fast.
This sounds not so funny at all. This woman must have too much of free time. She mist have broken all those doors and now has to fix them all. I don't pity her.
One problem with this "record". There is no evidence that the ball was putted into the door. It could have been thrown, kicked, spit, catapulted, shot put, tossed, hurled, flicked, punted, drop kicked, kicked off of a tee, hit with a 3 iron , 4 iron, 5 iron, 6 iron, 7 iron, 8 iron, 9 iron, pitching wedge, sand wedge, lob wedge, 5 wood, 3 wood, or Driver. It also could have been hit with a baseball bat, shot with a hockey stick, hit with a tennis racket, put through a pitching machine, etc. There is no proof it was putted, therefore i demand it be removed and the previous record be reinstated!
Doug, woundn't cheat but it did ask for video evidence but congrats!
Yep, the criteria clearly ask for video evidence of the roll. While I don't doubt you did it, your cameraman failed you here, Doug.
As much as I hate to admit it, Joseph is right. This should be denied.
you can't see him putt it
At :26, the tennis ball hits the measuring tape. I wonder if the putt would have made it if the tape wasn't there.
Looked much closer than 300... but alas, it still beats my record... for now.
Just Beat that!
Hi Joseph, Mick and Alex are right. I've editted this title to read "Putt" and anded a piece of criteria stating you must use a golf putter. Can you re-attempt this record? Im going to re-assign the record to Alex for now.
Yeah Mick, I mentioned that in my e-mail.
I'm going to have to agree with Alex here. I also have to remind Record Setter that this record should be "putted," not "rolled."
I think we should change this record to "failed"... I sent a e-mail to Rob explaining why since my commenting was broken at the time. Long story short, there isn't conclusive video evidence (among other things).
Yeah, I don't see why not!
Technically when Mick submitted the record, he didn't specify "must be indoors". Have at it Peter
I think it would open up the category if outdoors is allowable. In my opinion I think it would be fine, otherwise you're restricted to the biggest building you can find
I don't believe I specified that in the criteria when I submitted it on Carl's behalf.
Does it have to be indoors?
(thus to potential record setters: please use a putter!)
I will restate what Mick said... The ball was putted, not rolled.
In my video I think I said your record was 8 feet... sorry.
The ball was putted, not rolled! :)