Guinness World Records 2014 - 4
All-new photography featuring record holders from the new Guinness World Records 2014 book!
The shortest living man is Chandra Bahadur Dangi (Nepal) who measures 54.6 cm (21.5 in) tall as verified at CIWEC Clinic Travel Medicine Center in Lainchaur, Kathmandu, Nepal.
The fastest stoppie on motorcycle is 150 mph (241.4 km/h), achieved by Jesse Toler (USA), at the Z-Max Dragway, Charlotte Diesel Super Show, in Charlotte, North Carolina, USA.
The stoppie itself was more than 1100 feet long. Jesse Toler was riding a 2004 Suzuki GSXR-750.
The shortest donkey in terms of height is KneeHi (born 2 October 2007), a brown jack who measured 64.2 cm (25.29 in) to the top of the withers at Best Friends Farm in Gainesville, Florida, USA, on 26 July 2011. A registered miniature Mediterranean donkey, KneeHi is owned by Jim and Frankie Lee (USA).
Leilani Franco (UK/Philippines) travelled in a backbend position a distance of 20 m (65 ft 7.2 in) in a time of 10.05 sec at the Royal Festival Hall in London, UK, on 11 March 2013. A human backbend consists of only the participant's hands and feet on the floor, with the arms extended above the shoulders and head, with the back completely arched.
Rock 'N' Roll
Arulanantham Suresh Joachim (Australia) rocked on a rocking chair continuously for 75 hr 3 min from 24-27 August 2005 at the Hilton Garden Inn, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada.
The most mouse traps released on the tongue in one minute is 47 and was achieved by Sweet Pepper Klopek (Canada) on the set of 'Guinness World Records Gone Wild!' in Los Angeles, California, USA, on 7 July 2012.
Knights To See You
The largest walking robot measures 15.72 m (51 ft 6 in) in length, 12.33 m (40 ft 5 in) in width, 8.20 m (26 ft 10 in) in height and was made by Zollner Elektronik AG (Germany) in Zandt, Germany. It was displayed in Berlin, Germany, on 27 September 2012.