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Impressive, unlikely and downright weird: new Guinness World Records
Crazy Records Set on World Records Day On World Records Day, Nov. 8, Guinness World Records honored a long list of people. Bull Bullard won the longest basketball shot in the middle of a backflip, at a distance of 58.1 ft. SB 0 37”~0 50” Official from Guinness World Record “Congratulations, you have achieved a new Guinness World Records title and you are officially amazing." Bull Bullard, Member of Harlem Globetrotters "Well thank you. Thank you guys for coming out here and measuring that for me. This is my first personal Guinness World Record so I'm going to cherish it like one of my own." Bullard is with the Harlem Globetrotters, a U.S. stunt basketball team. Torch George from the same team made 32 under-the-leg tumbles while dribbling a ball. Aaron Fotheringham from the U.S., who uses a wheelchair, broke 3 different records: The tallest quarter pipe drop-in (27.6 ft.), highest wheelchair hand plant (27.6 ft.), and the farthest wheelchair ramp jump (70 ft.). “Please don’t try this anywhere,” an official said. Doni Gales made the most front split spins in a wind tunnel in 1 minute in Australia. In China, Jianyu Que solved a Rubik’s cube upside down in 15.84 seconds. Also, a group of people built the largest Lego brick ring sundial with a diameter of 9 ft 6 in.