25 Most Insane World Records

Posted by on April 30, 2012

It’s human nature – we love to push our limits. Whether it’s a world record in the Olympics or just a personal challenge in our backyard, with every passing year new records are broken and the bar is set increasingly higher. In this list, however, we haven’t just compiled the fastest, longest, and farthest records to date but we’ve also made sure that they were the craziest, most abnormal records on the books. These are the 25 most insane world records ever.


25

Largest Rubberband Ball

Made up of over 700,000 rubber bands this record breaker was assembled in the driveway of Joel Waul in Lauderhill Florida. It is now owned by Ripley’s Believe it or not.

24

Largest Commercially Available Hamburger

Weighing in at 164.8 pounds you can find this monstrosity at Mallie’s Sports Grill & Bar in Southgate, Michigan for a hefty $400.



23

Heaviest Vehicle Pulled Over 100ft

Reverend Kevin Faist of Canada pulled a fire truck weighing 126,200 pounds the length of the course before millions of viewers on “Live with Regis & Kelly” in New York City.

22

Largest Shoe

With the ability to fit over 30 people within it leathery interior, the world’s largest shoe can be found in Turkey standing at 5.5 meters long and 1.83 meters high.



21

Most Straws Stuffed In Mouth

Simon Elmore of Germany broke this record in 2009 by holding 400 straws in his mouth for 10 seconds.