The World Record of ‘biggest thumb sculpture’ has been achieved by Le Pouce from Paris, France.
Mr. César Baldaccini has created this sculpture; the César. Le Pouce ‘The Thumb’ is an over-sized sculpture on display in the La Défense quarter of the City of Light. Tipping the scales at 18 tonnes, Mr. Baldaccini modeled this Twelve (12) metre high digit on his own thumb.
The World Record of ‘highest number of individual goals in international hockey’ has been achieved by Mr. Sohail Abbas from Pakistan.
Mr. Sohail Abbas is a Pakistani field hockey defender, penalty corner specialist of the Pakistan Hockey Team. He is the highest goal scorer in the history of field hockey, with Three Hundred Forty Eight (348) goals.
The World Record of ‘most slanted bridge’ has been achieved by The Eshima Ohashi bridge from Japan.
The1.7 km long, two lane Eshima Ohashi bridge is so vertiginous that ships can pass underneath it. It connects the cities of Matsue and Sakaiminato, spanning a mile across Lake Nakaumi. It has a gradient of 6.1 per cent on the Shimane Prefecture side and 5.1 per cent on the Tottori Prefecture side.
The World Record of ‘most push-ups in One hour’ has been achieved by Mr. Rohtash from Khanpur, Delhi, India. On Oct 31, 2015; Mr. Rohtash performed 2690 (Two Thousand Six Hundred Ninety) push–ups in 1 Hour. Record was dedicated to Shaheed Bhagat Singh.
The World Record of ‘jumping most number of steps by bycycle’ has been achieved by Mr. Krystian Herba from Poland.
Mr. Herba, a Polish extreme cyclist jumped up Two Thousand Nine Hundred Ninteen (2919) steps of Eureka Tower (Australia’s tallest residential building) on his bicycle in 1 hour 45 minutes.
The World Record of ‘most number of painted Emu egg shells’ has been achieved by Ms. Kasula Padmavathi from Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, India.
Till Aug 12, 2015; Ms. Kasula has painted Thirty Emu egg shells with beautiful pictures.
The World Record of ‘fastest mile progression (man)’ has been achieved by Mr. Hicham El Guerrouj from Morocco.
Mr. Guerrouj’s personal best of 3:43.13 in the mile progression is the fastest ever run. This record was made in Rome, Italy.
The World Record of making ‘pastries in most number of flavors’ has been jointly achieved by Divya Bhaskar, Vadodara Navratri Festival and C4 Cake from Vadodara, Gujarat, India.
On Oct 17, 2015; Pastries in Two Hundred Twenty Nine (229) flavors were prepared during the event.
The World Record of ‘largest number of twins in a city’ has been achieved by the inhabitants of Cândido Godói Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.
Cândido Godói is a municipality of 6641 inhabitants in the state Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil famous for the high number of twins born rate. The twin phenomenon is centered in Linha São Pedro, a small settlement in the city of Cândido Godói, in an ethnically homogeneous population of German descent.
The World Record of ‘most people getting Rakhi tied in an hour’ has been achieved by Apna Prayas Social Welfare Society from Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India.
On Aug 29, 2015; members of the NPO tied Rakhi on the wrist of Three Hundred Ninety Two (392) army personals at Sikh-li Batalian, Mhow in an hour.