Sunday, July 18, 2010 Most
people floating on noodle - Weatherby Lake residents
set world record
WEATHERBY LAKE, Mo., USA -- 940 people (residents of
Weatherby Lake along with friends and relatives) gathered
to celebrate the Fourth by bringing foam noodles and floating
in the lake during an event organized by Pete Pierce , setting the world record for the Most
people floating on noodle in a lake.
Photo: Residents of Weatherby Lake and
their friends and relatives gathered to try to set a world
record with their noodling in the Platte County lake. Photo
Susan Pfannmuller (enlarge
The instigator: Pete Pierce, who owns a
house on Weatherby Lake in Platte County and who thought it
“would be cool if we could have the entire lake noodled at
"I've always said I'd like to set frivolous
world records," Pierce told The Kansas City (Mo.) Star. "This
fits into my goal. It's just fun."
The police chief and mayor were on hand
as official witnesses.