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# guinness-world-record - Saturday 9 March, 2019

116-year-old woman in Japan declared world's oldest person

Kane Tanaka was born on 2 January 1903.

# guinness-world-record - Thursday 10 May, 2018

From The42 Manchester City goalkeeper Ederson earns Guinness World Record Feat

Manchester City goalkeeper Ederson earns Guinness World Record

After winning the EFL Cup and the Premier League with Manchester City this season, goalkeeper Ederson has picked up another prize.

# guinness-world-record - Friday 13 April, 2018

From The42 Uruguay legend receives Guinness World Record certificate Landmark

Uruguay legend receives Guinness World Record certificate

Sebastian Abreu has suited up for 26 professional teams in his career.

# guinness-world-record - Tuesday 10 April, 2018

'He loves eating sweets': World's oldest living man aged 112 confirmed in Japan

Masazo Nonaka was born on 25 July 1905.

# guinness-world-record - Sunday 11 March, 2018

55-year-old Irishman to become oldest person to travel around the world on a bike

Dermot Higgins set off on his 31,000km journey last June. He’s set to return to Dublin on 1 April.

# guinness-world-record - Saturday 6 January, 2018

Here's how to recycle your Christmas tree and break a world record at the same time

It’s a novel way to get rid of your tree.

# guinness-world-record - Sunday 27 August, 2017

The Waterford man who's carving a 20-metre-long wooden Viking sword

The Hope Tree, Marty Morrissey, and the Ploughing Championships all sparked this Guinness World Record attempt.

# guinness-world-record - Saturday 14 January, 2017

World Record: Six siblings in one Galway family reach 100

The family were awarded a Guinness World Record for having the most family members reach 100 years of age.

# guinness-world-record - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

# guinness-world-record - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

Misao Okawa lived through man's first flight, two world wars and the moon landing RIP

Misao Okawa lived through man's first flight, two world wars and the moon landing

Misao Okawa celebrated her 117th birthday just last month.

# guinness-world-record - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

Meet Blosom, the world's tallest cow

Meet Blosom, the world's tallest cow

Blosom’s owner decided to keep her as a pet when she was just a calf and she’s now 13-years-old.

# guinness-world-record - Thursday 2 October, 2014

425 Irish dogs helped break a Guinness World Record

They broke the record for the largest number of pooches being trained to sit, give the paw, lie down and target touch at the same time.

# guinness-world-record - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

Two of the oldest people in the world now live in Japan

Sakari Momoi, a former high school principal born on February 5, 1903 is now recognised as the world’s oldest man.

# guinness-world-record - Monday 18 August, 2014

63 hours chatting: Irish DJs break world record for the longest ever radio talk show

The talk show beat a US Christian station who previously held the record.

# guinness-world-record - Monday 2 June, 2014

From The42 3 hours 41 minutes and 10 seconds for a marathon, in full firefighting gear, in Cork Getting Hot In Here

3 hours 41 minutes and 10 seconds for a marathon, in full firefighting gear, in Cork

Alex O’Shea did the Rebel county proud by setting a new Guinness World Record for his sweltering feat.

# guinness-world-record - Thursday 8 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge YouTubers break the record for most selfies taken in an hour All By Myselfie

YouTubers break the record for most selfies taken in an hour

How many selfies? A lot of selfies.

# guinness-world-record - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

From The42 Clontarf GAA set a world record thanks to Jack McCaffrey and 1,499 friends Record Breakers This post contains videos

Clontarf GAA set a world record thanks to Jack McCaffrey and 1,499 friends

The Dublin footballer took part in a mass training session with his local club.

# guinness-world-record - Friday 20 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge NYC to attempt Guinness world record... for twerking New Twerk City

NYC to attempt Guinness world record... for twerking

Record breakin’ booty shakin’.

# guinness-world-record - Monday 9 September, 2013

From The42 Irish 5-a-side football match sets new Guinness World Record 5-a-side

Irish 5-a-side football match sets new Guinness World Record

53-hour match in Portlaoise trumps old record by nine hours.

# guinness-world-record - Thursday 29 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge Colonel Meow's 9 inch fur is the world's longest Are You Fur Real?

Colonel Meow's 9 inch fur is the world's longest

Guinness World Records says so!

# guinness-world-record - Wednesday 28 August, 2013

From The42 Meet Ireland's Paddy O'Sullivan - the world's fastest man on one wheel Interview

Meet Ireland's Paddy O'Sullivan - the world's fastest man on one wheel

The Kerryman secured the record recently with a time of 189.4mph, and is set to enter the Guinness World Records as a result.

# guinness-world-record - Sunday 18 August, 2013

These are some of the silliest Guinness World Records World Record This post contains images

These are some of the silliest Guinness World Records

Chainsaws, spoons and onions – the world has gone mad.

# guinness-world-record - Thursday 18 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge WATCH: Insane dominoes world record display Taking A Tumble This post contains videos

WATCH: Insane dominoes world record display

We can’t look away.

# guinness-world-record - Tuesday 12 February, 2013

Hula hooping to a new world record In Pictures This post contains images

Hula hooping to a new world record

About 4,500 people in Thailand broke the Guinness World Record for most people dancing with hula hoops earlier today. Here are the pics.

# guinness-world-record - Thursday 29 November, 2012

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: How's this for parallel parking? Park It This post contains videos

VIDEO: How's this for parallel parking?

Now THAT’S what we call a tight space.

# guinness-world-record - Tuesday 9 October, 2012

From The42 Here's your Guinness World Record-breaking pic of the day Support

Here's your Guinness World Record-breaking pic of the day

River Plate supporters aren’t renowned for their passion for nothing.

# guinness-world-record - Thursday 13 September, 2012

Meet the man with the world's biggest 'guns' World Record This post contains images

Meet the man with the world's biggest 'guns'

And what about the world’s biggest mohawk, tallest dog and person with the most Hello Kitty memorabilia? They’re all in this year’s book of Guinness World Records.

# guinness-world-record - Friday 13 July, 2012

PHOTOS: This is what the largest atlas in the world looks like Record Breaker This post contains images

PHOTOS: This is what the largest atlas in the world looks like

The atlas weighs in at more than 23 stone and each page is almost 2 metres high.

# guinness-world-record - Monday 11 June, 2012

# guinness-world-record - Sunday 10 June, 2012

From The42 Here are 21 things you (probably) didn't know about Croatia Fyi

Here are 21 things you (probably) didn't know about Croatia

Find out what links the country with Ireland’s most famous author, among other things.

# guinness-world-record - Thursday 10 May, 2012

From The42 WATCH: Surfer breaks the World Record for largest wave ever ridden Take A Bow This post contains videos

WATCH: Surfer breaks the World Record for largest wave ever ridden

Garret McNamara’s achievement took place off the coast of Nazare, Portugal.

# guinness-world-record - Thursday 26 April, 2012

From The42 Play ball: Tag rugby festival out to smash record You're It

Play ball: Tag rugby festival out to smash record

Wanna break a world record, listen to live music, play and watch rugby all in the same weekend? We have just the thing.

# guinness-world-record - Wednesday 9 November, 2011

From The Daily Edge WATCH: Surfer rides amazing 90 foot wave - a new world record? Ride The Wave This post contains videos

WATCH: Surfer rides amazing 90 foot wave - a new world record?

Hawaiian Garrett McNamara rode the mammoth wave in Portugal yesterday.

# guinness-world-record - Tuesday 19 July, 2011

From The Daily Edge Guinness record set for world’s largest… tonsils Open Wide

Guinness record set for world’s largest… tonsils

Ouch! A 21-year-old man had problems breathing and had constant sore throats until he had his two-inch long tonsils removed.

# guinness-world-record - Saturday 9 July, 2011

From The Daily Edge World's steepest roller coaster unveiled in Japan Dont Look Down This post contains videos

World's steepest roller coaster unveiled in Japan

Thrill-seekers can experience a single vertical drop of 141ft on the record-breaking ride.

# guinness-world-record - Friday 17 June, 2011

From The Daily Edge Irish guitar hero smashes world record after 114 hours of jamming Winning

Irish guitar hero smashes world record after 114 hours of jamming

Dave Browne became a true guitar hero when he broke the Guinness World Record for the most time playing a guitar this morning.

# guinness-world-record - Sunday 12 June, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday

In your rainy Sunday Fix: Gilmore says we can still get an interest rate cut; bad news for growth in Irish businesses; the result of our caption competition; and a bit of Eric Clapton to brighten up your evening.

From The Daily Edge Irishman attempts Guinness World Record of playing the guitar for 101 hours straight Guitar Hero

Irishman attempts Guinness World Record of playing the guitar for 101 hours straight

Dave Browne has begun his world record attempt in Dublin this afternoon and says the hardest challenge will be to stay awake for the next four days as he strums his heart out.

# guinness-world-record - Friday 18 March, 2011

The week in photos Week In Photos This post contains images

The week in photos

This is the week that was, in pictures.