Guinness World Records - Officially Amazing

Fastest mile piggy back race

Next RecordPrevious Record

For the record

  • Who: Ashrita Furman

  • What: Fastest mile piggy back race

  • Where: Jamaica, United States

The fastest piggy back race over 1 mile (1.61 km) is 12 minutes 47 seconds and was achieved by Ashrita Furman (USA) carrying Bipin Larkin at St. Johns University in New York, New York, USA, on 4 July 2010.


Records change on a daily basis and are not immediately published online. For the most up to date record information, we welcome your questions via Facebook or Twitter.

Comments below may relate to previous holders of this record.