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10-year-old catches huge catfish nearly as big as him

Hudson Simmons, a 10-year-old who weighs 62 pounds, landed a world-record-sized blue catfish that was nearly as big as him.

Simmons was fishing with his father, Jimmy, and… 370 more words


Angler may have shattered world record with catch of massive sheephead

A California angler may have shattered the world record for a type of fish known for its bizarre but striking appearance and powerful jaws.

Brad Johnston, fishing on Sept. 216 more words


Public Poetry Recitation in 111 Languages

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In 2009, people in New York took turns reading a poem by the late Indian spiritual leader Sri Chinmoy in 111 languages — and broke a Guinness record.
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VIDEO: The Guniness Book Gives An Inside Look At The World's Largest Hedge Maze

For those of you looking to get lost in a seemingly never-ending maze, the Guinness Book of World Records recently released this video tour of the world’s largest Hedge Maze in Yancheng, China. 63 more words


Distance Makes the Head Grow Stronger


On Sunday at the Berlin Marathon Eliud Kipchoge of Kenya broke the world record running 26.2 miles in 2 hours 1 minute and 39 seconds. 634 more words

Breaking Barriers In Marathon Running

“I lack the words to describe how I feel. It was really hard, but I was truly prepared to run my own race.”

~Eliud Kipchoge… 682 more words


Eliud Kipchoge smashes marathon world record in Berlin by more than 1 minute

Kenyan marathon runner Eliud Kipchoge smashed the marathon world record in Berlin Sunday, beating the previous best set in 2014 by one minute 18 seconds. 243 more words