Saturday, March 3, 2012
Largest Breakfast in Bed: Priceline and Women's Health sets world record
SYDNEY, Australia--Priceline and Women's Health have teamed up and gathered 289 people to enjoy a substantial breakfast served in bed by celebrity chef 'Fast' Ed Halmagyi and a free goodie bag valued at over $100 - setting the new world record for the Largest Breakfast in Bed, according to World Record Academy: www.worldrecordacademy.com/.
Photo: World's Biggest Breakfast in Bed with Felicity Harley, Ada Nicodemou and Stephen Roche. Photo: Attila Szilvasi.
The Guinness world record for the largest breakfast involved 27,854 people in celebration of the 40th anniversary of Nutella® (Ferrero, Germany) at the Arena AufSchalke, Gelsenkirchen, Germany.
Guinness World Records also recognized the world record for the Largest cereal breakfast, set by 286 students and teachers from local primary schools from around the Hertfordshire area, UK.
The event was to coincide with the release of a Priceline 'I Feel Beautiful' survey of 12,000 women that found that 51 per cent would like to get more sleep and 46 per cent believe that eating well is the is the key to looking beautiful.
Among those taking part were Ada Nicodemou, an 'I Feel Beautiful' ambassador.
Nicodemou said she was "chuffed" to be part of the record. "Obviously we're trying to break a world record, but we're also highlighting something really important. This is all about looking good and feeling good and sleep is the one thing that makes you feel better," she said.
Related world records:
Largest porridge: Tula residents set world record (HD Video)
Largest Pancake Breakfast: Springfield (Video)
Longest rice flour pancake (dosa): Vijayawada hoteliers (Video)
Tallest stack of pancakes: Food Network UK
Highest pancake flip: Mike Cuzzacrea
Largest Omelette: Turkish chefs
Asparagus Omelette - Italian Chefs
bowl of porridge - Scott's Porage Oats
Bowl of Oatmeal- Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Expensive Ham - Manuel Maldonado
breakfast served on a single plate - The Sun
batch of scrambled eggs - McDonald's
bowl of porridge - Mornflake Oats
Peasant Omelette - Master Chef Stefan Bercea
pancake stack - Sean McGinlay and Natalie King
pancakes served - The Lubbock Lions Club
pancakes made in one hour - Bob Blumer
pancakes feed - Kiwanis Club
Largest potluck party: Casper sets world record
Most people making dumplings at one time: China sets world record
Most people throwing chefs hats at once: Belgium sets world record
Longest cooking marathon: Benno Stewart sets world record
Most People Simultaneously Frosting Cupcakes: Cupcake Smackdown
tomato fight: La Tomatina
oyster shucker: Patrick McMurray
Brat Fest: Madison's Brat Fest
Children Cooking Simultaneously: UK School Kids for Belling
tea party: Indore
people eating corndogs: Iowa State Fair
potluck supper: Elmbrook Church
food donated in 24 hours: Toronto
Saturday, March 3, 2012 9:56 AM