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Longest marathon bartending

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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).


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