Thursday, October 30, 2014 Most Hunger Relief Kits Assembled: Valley of the Sun United Way breaks Guinness World Records' record (VIDEO) PHOENIX, AZ, USA -- Valley of the Sun United Way volunteers and hundreds of ASU students set a world record at the World Record to End Hunger event; the World Record for the "Most Hunger Relief Kits Assembled Simultaneously" is now 1,993 in 3:00 minutes and was made possible by more than 2,000 volunteers; this is part of United Way's WeekEnd Hunger Backpack program and serves 2,000 students at eight local schools
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 Largest rum tasting event: UK RumFest breaks Guinness World Records' record (VIDEO) LONDON, UK -- Some 353 rum fans have collectively broken the Guinness World Records' world record for the largest rum tasting as part of the eighth annual RumFest held in London; Global rum ambassador and RumFest founder Ian Burrell led a tasting of six rums at London's ILEC, with figures from each distillery in attendance to present their product, according to
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 Most Expensive Punching Bag: Louis Vuitton breaks Guinness World Records' record (VIDEO) PARIS, France -- As part of a new project celebrating 118 years of the iconic Louis Vuitton monogram, "six creative iconoclasts – the best in their individual fields – who blur the lines between fashion, art, architecture and product design, have been given carte blanche to dictate and make whatever they see fit in the patterned canvas; that includes Karl Lagerfeld designing boxing-themed items for the French fashion house, including this pricey punching trunk that includes a punching bag, stand, boxing gloves and a trunk that can double as a "chic travel closet"
Monday, October 27, 2014 Highest parachute jump: Alan Eustace breaks Guinness World Records' record (VIDEO) ROSWELL, NM, USA -- Google vice president Alan Eustace, 57, plunged 135,890 feet from high in the atmosphere in a specialized space suit, breaking Austrian daredevil Felix Baumgartner's Guinness World Records world altitude record for highest parachute jump set in 2012 and seting the new world record for the Highest parachute jump, according
Friday, October 24, 2014 Most expensive motorcycle ever sold: Easy Rider chopper breaks Guinness World Records' record LOS ANGELES, CA, USA -- The Harley Panhead Chopper ridden by Peter Fonda in the Y 1969 "Road Movie" Easy Rider sold for $1.35-M, $1.62-M including auction fees, more than 2X the price of the prior most expensive motorcycle ever sold at auction, a Y1910 Winchester, and besting the price of the most expensive motorcycle ever sold the $1-M "Bathing Suit" Vincent Black Shadow; it sets the new world record for the Most expensive motorcycle ever sold at auction,
according to Wednesday, October 22, 2014 Largest Scotch Egg: Jon Fell breaks Guinness World Records' record LONDON, UK -- An English chef made his bid to making the world's biggest scotch egg weighing in at 11kg, taking three hours to deep fry; John Fell used 10kg of sausage in his world record egg along with about five loaves worth of breadcrumbs; his 1.5kg ostrich egg covered in meat weighed in a whopping 11kg (24lbs), setting the new world record for the Largest Scotch Egg,