Longest darts marathon-world record set by
Jeff Garland and mates
ERINA, Australia -- JEFF Garland and three of his mates
played in a specially constructed tent at Erina Fair for 25
hours and 34 minutes, setting the world record for the Longest
Photo: Tony Gafa, left, and Jeff Garland
have helped break the dart throwing world record.- Picture
by Phillip Hearne
Mr Garland said while the group had sore arms they were
happy to hold the record and raise money in the process.
"We battled through the rain and the cold but
eventually got there. All the boys enjoyed a round of beers
when we got home," Mr Garland said.
So far they have raised $4500 for the Westpac
Rescue Helicopter service.
Mr Garland's next world record attempt will be
as part of a cricket match between two teams made up of local
Saturday, September 6, 2008