Latest 2016 World Records

 Thursday, July 21, 2016
Largest peach cobbler: Porter Peach Festival breaks Guinness World Records record (VIDEO)
The cobbler weighed 2,902 pounds, breaking the previous Guinness world record of 2,251 pounds set by Ruston, La.     PORTER, OK, USA -- The cobbler made during the 50th Annual Porter Peach Festival, containing 966 pounds of peaches, 369 pounds of butter, 405 pounds of flour, 723 pounds (87 gallons) of milk, 1.2 pounds of baking powder and 537 pounds of sugar weighed a whopping 2,902 pounds


Wednesday, July 13, 2016
Most People Drawing on an Etch A Sketch: Spin Master breaks Guinness World Records record Spin Master employees in Toronto, New York, Los Angeles and Mexico City secured a world record title for Most People Drawing on an Etch A Sketch Globally.    TORONTO, Canada -- To celebrate the company's first Etch A Sketch Day – the anniversary of the day the first Etch A Sketch was sold – 440 Spin Master employees around the world set a brand new world record title for Most people drawing on an Etch a Sketch (multiple venues)


 Wednesday, July 13, 2016
Largest orchestra: Germany broke Guinness World Records record (VIDEO) 7,548 musicians gathered in a football stadium in Frankfurt to play for 45 minutes, conducted by Wolf Kerschek.
  FRANKFURT, Germany -- 7,548 musicians gathered in a football stadium in Frankfurt to play for 45 minutes, conducted by


  Friday, July 8, 2016
Most people wearing head boppers: Newport breaks Guinness World Records record A total of 511 participants took part in the record breaking attempt, which is more than the current record breaking amount, which stands at 465 people.    NEWPORT, UK -- A Newport school has broken the Guinness World Record for the largest group of people wearing deely boppers; a total of 511 participants (children, teaching staff and members of the community) joined in


  Thursday, July 7, 2016
Highest catch of a cricket ball: Nasser Hussain breaks Guinness World Records record (VIDEO) Former England captain Nasser Hussain has set a World Record for the highest catch of a cricket ball. In a challenge arranged by Sky Sport's Cricket a drone released the ball from a height of 32 metres before moving up to the even greater height of 49 metres.   LONDON, UK -- Former England captain Nasser Hussainhas set a World Record for the highest catch of a cricket ball; in a challenge arranged by Sky Sport's Cricket a drone released the ball from a height of 32 metres before moving up to the even greater height of 49 metres


  Thursday, July 7, 2016
Most expensive grapes: Ruby Roman grapes set world record (VIDEO)
A bunch of Ruby Roman grapes sold for 1.1 million yen, which is approximately 8400 in the central Japanese city of Kanazawa. The bunch was the very first of the season and contained about 30 grapes, each slightly smaller than a ping pong ball, and each weighing at least 20 grams.      TOKYO, Japan -- A bunch of about 30 grapes of the Ruby Roman variety sold for 1.1m yen (£8,350 or $5,400) – about £270 a grape, thus setting the new world record for the Most expensive grapes

  Thursday, July 7, 2016
Tallest bonfire: Norway breaks Guinness World Records record (VIDEO)


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