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Josefa Idem Breaks World Record For Most Olympic Appearances

Josefa Idem Breaks World Record For Most Olympic Appearances
The folk at the Guinness Book of World Records are going to have to pull a few all nighters when the end of London 2012 finally arrives. The Americans, the Chinese and the British have been smashing sporting records left, right and centre, making this Olympics revolutionary in sporting terms. - One world record, which hasn’t received much attention in the U.S. or U.K. press was set on Tuesday when... 

Video – Mass Skydiving Event Sets New World Record

Video - Mass Skydiving Event Sets New World Record
*** Watch Video Below *** Whilst the US, Chinese and British Olympic teams in London might be destroying world records faster than a group of merry Greeks smash plates at wedding, over on the other side of the Atlantic, an altogether different feat of global proportions was achieved yesterday. A group of 138 skydivers in Northern Illnois set a new world record for vertical skydiving after the mob... 

Surfer Rides Record Breaking Wave.

Surfer Rides Record Breaking Wave.
The extreme sports hall of fame welcomed another star athlete into its fold today following confirmation that Garrett McNamara had secured a surfing world record. The 44-year-old professional surfer from Haleiwa, Hawaii, became the official holder of the “tallest wave surfed” record, following a lengthy adjudication process undertaken by the Guinness Book of World Records. News of McNamara’s... 

Kitesurfing – Records Set and Hopes Broken

August 2010 has been a month of attempted records in the world of Kitesurfing, with some working out as hugely successful and other less professional attempts ending with dashed hopes. Kitesurfing, as a recently popularised sport, is wide open to all comers when it comes to grabbing records, which will have already been seen in other extreme sports. There are many famous stretches of sea, iconic rivers... 
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