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Teenage gymnast Simone Biles makes history at World Championships in Glasgow

TEENAGE GYMNAST Simone Biles has set the record by a female for career gold medals at the World Gymnastics Championships by winning the balance beam and floor exercise today (Nov 1). 199 more words

The Young Empire

Lewis Hamilton becomes first British F1 driver to win three titles back-to-back

LEWIS HAMILTON has become the first British driver to win back-to-back F1 world titles after winning the US Grand Prix in Texas yesterday (Oct 25). 265 more words

Black Talent

A message to anyone in the path of the Hurricane.

Hurricane Patricia is heading to the Mexican Coast and all I keep hearing is that it is the biggest one yet; I am wondering about the people on the ground. 71 more words


Everyone has her or his own version of what’s fun. Seychelle Hattingh likes to break records.

The Upper Keys native just returned from an 11-city standup paddleboard race through the canals of Holland, where she won the women’s division.

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Exceeding ExpectationIn early 1950s sir Hugh Beaver, Managing Director of Guinness Brewery attended a shooting party in county wexford, there he and his hosts argued about the fastest game bird in Europe, on failing to find an answer in any reference book the idea of compiling the world records began, this brought forth the Guinness Book of World records. 245 more words

Footballers try to break the longest ever game of football!

Leading on from our argument that cricket is the best sport ever invented, some footballers in Scotland are trying to break the record for the longest 11-a-side game. 39 more words

Bbc News

The Man Who Ran Around the World

Tom Denniss took on an incredible odyssey when he decided that he would circumnavigate the world on foot. On New Year’s Eve in 2011, he began his global marathon from the Sydney Opera House, dodging through the revellers to embark on one of the most impressive physical feats in history. 632 more words

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