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Fastest window cleaner

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Fastest window cleaner

Terry Burrows (UK) cleaned three standard 114.3 x 114.3 cm (45 x 45 in) office windows set in a…

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Most people lifted and thrown in 2 minutes (female)

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Most people lifted and thrown in 2 minutes (female)

The most people lifted and thrown in 2 minutes is 12 and was achieved by Aneta Florczyk (Poland) on…

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Farthest distance climbed inverted up a pole in one minute

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Farthest distance climbed inverted up a pole in one minute

The record for inverted pole climb - greatest distance climbed in a minute is 9.73 m (31 ft 11 in)…

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Fastest 10 m travelled carrying a table and weight in the mouth

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Fastest 10 m travelled carrying a table and weight in the mouth

The fastest 10 m carrying a table with weight in the mouth was 6.57 seconds and was acheived by…

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Fastest side wheelie lap of the Nürburgring Nordschleife (car)

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Fastest side wheelie lap of the Nürburgring Nordschleife (car)

The fastest side wheelie lap of the Nürburgring Nordschleife in a car is 45 minutes and 59.11…

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Most knives thrown around a human target in one minute

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Most knives thrown around a human target in one minute

Dr David R. Adamovich (The Great Throwdini, USA) threw 102 14'' throwing knives around his partner,…

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Fastest 100 metre hurdles wearing swim fins (individual, male)

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Fastest 100 metre hurdles wearing swim fins (individual, male)

Fastest 100 metre hurdles wearing swim fins (male) is 14.82 seconds and was acheived by Christopher…

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Fastest mobile bed

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Fastest mobile bed

The fastest mobile bed reaches a maximum speed of 83.8 mph (135 km/h) and was created by Hotels.com,…

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Most lasso Texas skips in one minute

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Most lasso Texas skips in one minute

The most lasso Texas skips in one minute is 100, achieved by Javier Escamilla (Mexico), on the set…

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Fastest motorized toilet

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Fastest motorized toilet

The fastest toilet was built by Colin Furze (UK) and reached a speed of 53.25 mph (85.6 km/h) on 25…

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Fastest print speed for a desktop full colour printer

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