- Shehab Allam
- 11.649 KM kilometre(s)
- United Arab Emirates (Dubai)
The farthest swimming distance wearing handcuffs is 11.649 km (7.238 mi) and was achieved by Shehab Allam (Egypt), in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, on 5 November 2022.
Shehab attempted this record to add to the challenge of being the first man to swim the Dubai canal. He was looking for a greater challenge and decided to break a Guinness World Record.