Tag Archives: world records

  • Canadian James Nielsen Breaks Beer Mile World Record (Video)

    Canadian James Nielsen Breaks Beer Mile World Record (Video)

    The beer mile involves running a mile while downing a beer after every lap—a task that is almost certainly harder than it sounds, unless you have a lot of experience concurrently drinking beer and running. The previous record beer mile was five minutes and nine seconds, set by Jim Finlayson back in 2007. That record […]

  • Guy Bowls 10 Consecutive Strikes … Backwards!!! (Video)

    Guy Bowls 10 Consecutive Strikes … Backwards!!! (Video)

    Remember the Tom Green character “Backwards Man”? He could walk backwards as fast as you can, but I seriously doubt he could hold a candle to Andrew Cowen, an impressively-bearded resident of Rockford, Illinois, who managed to score a 280 game in bowling while throwing the ball backwards. That 280 is the result of a […]

  • Man Breaks World Record 155 Walnuts With Head (Video)

    Man Breaks World Record 155 Walnuts With Head (Video)

    We were all told as children that everyone has a special talent that sets them apart from everyone else. You might be a great songwriter, or painter, or athlete, as long as you put your mind to it and work hard, stay in school, etc. But that all seems a little pointless somehow, once you […]