World Record

This Is The World's Fastest Golf Buggy

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 06.11.2014 | UK Tech

The Golf Buggy is a timeless icon. Its excellent manoeuvrability and swiftness over hilly terrain have made it the vehicle of choice for comedy getawa...

PICS: World Record For Tallest LEGO Tower Smashed

Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.10.2013 | UK Tech

A group of students in Delaware, USA, have reportedly broken the world record for the world's tallest free-standing tower made of Lego bricks. The ...

Skinny Dipping World Record Attempt: Exhibitionists Strip-Off In The Mediterranean

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle

If there's any world record attempt worth beating, it's got to be largest skinny dipping right? A total of 729 nude swimmers plunged into the medit...

LOOK: Surfer Rides 100ft Wave

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 30.01.2013 | UK

Surfing legend Garrett McNamara may have smashed his own world record after riding the crest of a giant 100ft wave off the coast of Portugal. The ...

PHOTOS: Man Carries 51 Wine Glasses In One Hand

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.10.2012 | UK Comedy

Congratulations to Philip Osenton - former head sommelier at London's Ritz and Savoy - who's just broken the world record for carrying the most wine g...

Thailand Breaks 'Mass Massage' World Record

The Huffington Post | Sarah O'Meara | Posted 30.08.2012 | UK Lifestyle

How many people does it take to break a massage world record? Answer 641. Thailand has rubbed out Australia's record of 263 people being massaged a...

Six-Year-Old Makes History As Youngest Ever Spelling Bee Contestant

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 29.05.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A six-year-old girl will become the youngest ever contestant in a US National Spelling Bee when she competes this week. Lori Anne Madison entered h...

WATCH: Meet Kenichi Ito, The Fastest Man On Four Legs

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 19.04.2012 | UK Comedy

Most people aren't inspired by monkeys, day to day. Japan's 'Monkey Man' Kenichi Ito isn't like most people - what with him holding the world record f...

WATCH: 'World's Most Complex Machine' Pops Balloons In 300 Steps

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 09.06.2012 | UK Tech

The world's simplest machine for popping a balloon? A pin. The most complex? Well, that's a bit harder to explain. The Purdue Society of Profess...

WATCH: World Record For Longest Guinea Pig Jump Smashed

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 19.03.2012 | UK Comedy

That's right, there's a world record for 'longest guinea pig jump' - and Truffles here is the current owner that record, the lithe little tyke. Fir...

WATCH: Human Dominoes World Record Broken

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 01.03.2012 | UK Comedy

Two days ago, the world record for the biggest mattress-based human domino run stood at 550, as carried out by a group of plucky Belgians last year. ...

WATCH: World Record For Longest Paper Airplane Throw Smashed

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 29.02.2012 | UK Comedy

Throwing a paper airplane is one of those thing everyone thinks they can do - but no matter how confident you are about your paper plane-throwing abil...

WATCH: Gay Couple Break Longest Continuous Kiss World Record

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 15.02.2012 | UK Comedy

Take a bow, Nontawat Jaroengsornsinpose and Thanakorn Sittiamthong - not only do you have some of the most incredible names in the entire universe, bu...

WATCH: 145 People Water-Skiing Off The Back Of One Boat

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 31.01.2012 | UK Comedy

How many people do you think could water-ski off the back of one boat? 50? 75? 100? Well, as it turns out, the magic number is... 145. It would ha...

'Magnetic' Georgian Man Sticks 50 Spoons To His Body To Set World Record (PICTURES)

Huffington Post | Alastair Plumb | Posted 19.12.2011 | UK Comedy

Some days, it feels like almost everyone has a Guinness World Record - something 39-year-old Georgian kick-boxing trainer and spoon enthusiast Etibar ...

Six Tonne Bar Of Chocolate Sets World Record

PA | Posted 12.12.2011 | UK

Even the most dedicated chocoholic would struggle to get their teeth into this monster bar. Weighing almost six tonnes and measuring 13ft (4m) squa...