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Whether it be the fastest 100 metres to the most goals scored in a season, you’ll find the most incredible sporting world records from track and field to the boxing ring and beyond right here.

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First amputee to win a summer x games gold medal

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First amputee to win a summer x games gold medal

Riding a 2009 Suzuki RMZ450F, Chris Ridgway (USA) won gold in the X Games adaptive Moto X class at X…

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Oldest BASE jumper

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Oldest BASE jumper

Donald Cripps (USA, b. 12 September 1929) parachuted off the 267 m high (876-ft) New River Gorge…

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Longest duration controlling a football on an elevated slackline

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Longest duration controlling a football on an elevated slackline

The longest duration controlling a football on an elevated slackline is 29.82 seconds and was…

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Fastest power stairs (3 x 225 kg)

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Fastest power stairs (3 x 225 kg)

The fastest time to carry three 225 kg weights separately up five steps (power stairs) is 31.60…

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Most drink cans crushed with elbow in one minute

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Most drink cans crushed with elbow in one minute

The most drinks cans crushed with the elbow in one minute is 77 and was achieved by Muhammad Rashid…

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Most pull ups in 24 hours (female)

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Most pull ups in 24 hours (female)

The most pull ups in 24 hours (female) is 3,737 and was achieved by Eva Clarke (Australia) at Al…

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Oldest gymnast

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Oldest gymnast

The oldest gymnast is Johanna Quaas (b. 20 November 1925, Germany) who, at the age of 86 years, is a…

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Longest 'usable' golf club

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Longest 'usable' golf club

The longest 'usable' golf club measures 9.29 m (30 ft 6 in), and was achieved by Michael Furrh (USA)…

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Most professional football (soccer) teams played for by an individual

The most professional football (soccer) teams played for by an individual is 27, achieved by…

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Fastest hole of golf by an individual

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Fastest hole of golf by an individual

The fastest hole of golf by an individual is 1 min 50.6 sec and was achieved by Steve Jeffs (UK) at…

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Most roof tiles broken in one minute (female)

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Most roof tiles broken in one minute (female)

The most roof tiles broken in one minute (female) is 923 and was achieved by Lisa Dennis (UK) on the…

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Most martial arts sword cuts in one minute (rice straw)

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Most martial arts sword cuts in one minute (rice straw)

The most Martial Arts sword cuts in one minute is 73 and was achieved by Agisilaos Vesexidis…

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