As everyone knows, the Guinness Book of Records is published every year. It is a book that captures information about people’s records in various activities. There are more than a million records stored up till now. Some might seem normal and others might be unusual. Some records might be activities that every person does in everyday life while others are rare activities and wacky. Some records are very daring and dangerous. Here are some unusual records:
- 22 years old named Nick Stoeberl created a world record with just his tongue. The comedian artist who lives in Monterey, California tried for two years to stick out his tongue long enough out of his neck and has finally received official recognition. The record shows that the tongue was around 3.97 inches long. This record beat the old record made by a man named Stephen Taylor from Britain who was 52 years old and his tongue measured around 3.86 inches long.
- Crushing apples with biceps. This was done by Linsey Lindberg aka Mama Lou. This lady crushed around eight apples in her biceps. This was the first time such an activity was done and she was the first one to place the record.
- Longest jump by a cat. This is really unusual because the record is a six feet jump. The cat was named Alley and belonged to Samantha Martin from Austin, Texas.
- The students of the Conroe Independent School District Academy of Science and Technology built the world’s largest guitar which could actually be played. This guitar measures around 43 feet and 7.5 inches tall, 16 feet and 5.5 inches in width and altogether it weighs around 2000 pounds. The students are from Conroe in Texas and the overall cost of the guitar is worth three thousand dollars.
Check out the Guinness Book of Records for more wacky records, it’s guaranteed to be an interesting read.