Guinness World Records - Officially Amazing

Longest marathon bartending

Next RecordPrevious Record
 

For the record

  • Who: Ruth Brands

  • What: Longest marathon bartending

  • Where: Belgium

The longest bartending marathon lasted 111 hours and was achieved by Ruth Brands (Belgium), at the Café Het Gildenhuis, Opglabbeek, Belgium, from 30 October to 4 Novemebr 2012.

During the attempt, other staff members hosted events and ran fundraisers to raise money for a disabled children's charity. After setting the record, Ruth took a few hours to sleep before heading back to the bar for a celebratory party and to present the charity with a cheque for €12,111 (£10,277.50).

 

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.