- Joel Cherrico
- United States (Collegeville)
The most pots thrown in one hour by an individual is 159, achieved by Joel Cherrico (USA), in Collegeville, Minnesota, USA, on 7 March 2016.
This record was attempted in order to inspire people around the world to attempt challenging and innovative feats. Joel Cherrico has spent over 10,000 hours developing his pottery skills and used a rare kickwheel for the attempt, which was inspired by historical Japanese pottery wheels. The event took place at his alma mater: St. John's University.