Jul 19, 2013

World Record for World Records

Keith (Ashrita Furman) Record-Winning Age: 51 Award Date: June 6, 2006 Fastest Time for a Male to Hoola Hoop 10km.

Furman also holds the record for “most records held at one time by an individual” 160 as of 2012.

He has set records on seven continents and in more than 30 different countries

Since 1979, Furman has set 450 official Guinness Records, including juggling on a pogo stick the furthest distance (4 miles 30 feet) and quickest time for a mile-long piggy back (12 minutes, 47 seconds). He converted an indoor rower with wheels and brakes and rowed 1,500 miles (2,400 km) in 16 days in Bali in 1991. When not breaking records, he manages a health food store in Queens, New York.

Runner up is Suresh Joachim Arulanantham, a Canadian film actor and multiple-Guinness World Record holder who has broken 60 world records set in several countries in attempts to benefit underprivileged children around the world.