- Rysbai Isakov
- 124 hour(s):minute(s):second(s)
- Türkiye (Bursa)
The longest marathon reading aloud is 124 hours and was achieved by Rysbai Isakov (Kyrgyzstan) in Bursa, Turkey from 22 to 27 September 2022.
The attempt started on 22 September 2022 at 19:00 pm and ended on 27 September 2022 at 23:00 pm.
The contestant read the "Manas epic". Manas is a 10th-century legendary hero of the Kyrgyz people, who value him as their sacred ancient forefather. The Manas legend goes to the heart of their spiritual identity and is a symbol of their nationalism and culture.