new world record attempt
must register IN ADVANCE your record attempt, using
the form below, to receive our confirmation,
our rules and our official forms.
Only personal achievements like 'most things collected' or the' tallest dog owned' or similar can be submitted directly on the final registration page, click here.
The four basic requirements* to have a record recognized are:
1) the attempt is measurable;
2) it can be breached;
3) it should be verifiable;
4) it represent a real achievement, it's legal, moral and sets a good example for others.
*Obviously, our "World's First" and "Last" record categories do not need to comply with the rule NR 2.
register your new world record attempt with us, copy and paste
the below text into your email and fill in ALL the required
You need a written confirmation from WRA to organize a record attempt.
Copy the below text into your email:
in ADVANCE your world record attempt (record events ONLY!!!)
Do NOT use this form if you already have set a record; submit your new record on this page.
RECORD ATTEMPT SUBMISSION
All record attempts are taken with the risk of the person attempting the record. World Record Academy, in no circumstances will have any liability for any injury or damages caused.
declare under penalty of perjury that the foregoing is true
and correct to the best of my knowledge and belief:
1. World record's name:
[use this form to register in advance record setting events ONLY!]
2. Attempt date: month/day/year:
- you need to submit the event well in advance to get the permission, rules, instructions, etc;
- you need to register your record attempt at least 30 days in advance for personal attempts and 2-6 months in advance for mass participation events (public events with more than 100 participants).
time: _______; end time:____
3. City, district (state),
4. record's website (if any):
Facebook page (if any):
5. Links to articles (if any):
6. Your Press Release about
the record attempt OR a detailed description of your attempt, including
the FULL program of the event and ALL the record(s) to be
set; please COPY and paste the PR text into your email; do NOT send any attachments (Word, zip or PDF files)!
# who will own the new record ?
# estimated number of participants (for mass participation related records)
# do you have any other records?
# Have you registered this record attempt with Guinness, too? If you did, please mention the result & the code number of your attempt (if you get their approval) and the reason you are submitting this attempt to us, too.
# tell us more about the record breaker (experience for setting the record, CV, etc);
IMPORTANT for mass participation or public events:
a) did you notify the local authorities (Mayor's office, Sheriff's office, etc)?
have you applied for a special permit from your local authorities (Fire Chief) - for events involving the use of open fire in cooking, etc) ?
7. Previous world record (record to be
broken; link or details):
[use the 'Search' page - and check our website FIRST]
8. Your title: Mrs./Mr./Ms...;
9. First name:
11. Date of Birth (day/month/year):
13. e-mail: (try to avoid using free email accounts like Yahoo, Gmail, Hotmail, etc - you may not be able to receive our answer);
14. Organization, if any (for Business use):
15. Position in organization:
corporate events only a member of the management can register
16. City/ village (specify):
17. Daytime Phone:
18. Evening Phone (for media inquiries)
Type in your initials here: _ _ _
send your application to:
- replace [at] with @
IMPORTANT! On the 'Subject' line of your email you
must mention: record's name; place: City, State, country, date; if you don't include this information our system can not process your application.
Please do NOT send the same email twice because BOTH emails will be deleted by our system and/or your application will be REJECTED!
need to be at leat 18 yrs old to submit this application;
if you aren't, please ask your parent or legal guardian to submit
the form for you.
NOT send any email text attachements, just copy the answers
into your email as plain text.
In most cases, you will receive our answer within 5 days - if you provide all the requested details about your attempt and you send your registration at least 90 days before the event for personal attempts and 4 to 6 months in advance for mass participation events.
AFTER you set the record, you can use this
record registration form, click here
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