Tag: Guinness World Records

Elizabeth Fry Honored In New York City

Elizabeth Fry Honored In New York City Courtesy of Guinness World Records, Manhattan Island, New York City. Elizabeth Fry, a mild-mannered financial services professional living in the state of Connecticut, works in Manhattan Island among the multitudes. Day after day, year after year, decade after decade, the 60-year-old Fry has been making the commute

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Compliments From Guinness World Records

Compliments From Guinness World Records Courtesy of Kristen Stephenson and Michael Furnari, Redondo Beach, California. Among open water swimming luminaries [including Paul Asmuth shown above] and hundreds of participating amateurs and two 2020 Tokyo Olympians (Haley Anderson and Jordan Wilimovsky) at the WOWSA Ocean Fest in Redondo Beach, California

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Google Is Nearly In The (Guinness) Books

Google Is Nearly In The (Guinness) Books Courtesy of WOWSA, Mountain View, California. Back in 2009, the Camlough Team of 220 swimmers swam into the record books. The Camlough Team swam 685.5 km (426.5 miles) back and forth across Lake Camlough in northern Ireland for 232 hours 52 minutes non-stop over 9 nights and 10 days under the leadership of Aoife

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A Childhood Dream Realized

A Childhood Dream Realized Courtesy of Endless Pools, Redondo Beach, California. After decades of fin swimming and professional marathon swimming, Yuko Matsuzaki finally achieved one of her childhood dreams: setting a Guinness World Record. She did it by swimming 24 hours in an Endless Pool in Redondo Beach, California at the WOWSA Ocean Fest. Matsuzaki

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