Largest line dance: China breaks Guinness World Records record (VIDEO)
BEIJING, China -- 18,441 participants managed to square dance their way into the Book of World Records in Xianghe, Hebei Province; the group was seen dancing to the hit song "Little Apple," thus setting the new world record for the Largest line dance,
according to the World Record Academy.
Photo: 18,441 participants managed to square dance their way into the Book of World Records in Xianghe, Hebei Province; they succeeded in setting a new world record for the largest line dance (known as square dance in China) taking place in the same location.
Photo: China News (enlarge photo)
The Guinness World Records' record for the largest line dance involved 18,431 participants and was achieved by Beijing Redance League Technology Co. Ltd., (China) in Xianghe, Hebei, China on 7 November 2015.
Guinness World Records also recognized the world record for the largest line dance (multiple venues); it involved 25,703 participants and was achieved by China Line Dance Sport Promotion Center (China) in Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China, on 8 November 2014. The previous Guinness World Records world record was set by 17,200 people in Chungxiong, Yunnan Province in 2009.
China also holds the world record for the largest line dance held in multiple venues. It was created by 25,703 participants in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province last year.