Guinness World Records

Bacardi Raises Spirits With a Guinness World Records Title for Hosting the World's Largest Virtual Toast

#WorldRecordCheers social campaign calls for virtual BACARDÍ Cuba Libre cheers and pledges donation to Another Round Another Rally in support of the hospitality industry
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HAMILTON, Bermuda, October 1, 2020 /3BL Media/ – Making history with a cocktail is nothing new to family-owned Bacardi Limited, the world’s largest privately held spirits’ company.

Guinness World Records Honors One World: Together at Home Event With Historic Titles

Global Broadcast and Digital Event Achieves Record Titles for Impressive Number of Musical Acts and Funds Raised to Aid COVID-19 Relief Efforts
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One World: Together at Home Photos and Video: Here
(Credit:  Global Citizen Together at Home) 
Guinness World Records Title Certificate Presentation: Here
(Credit: Guinness World Records) 
(Terms: Limited Use Until June 5)

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One World: Together at Home Photos and Video: Here
(Credit:  Global Citizen Together at Home) 
Guinness World Records Title Certificate Presentation: Here
(Credit: Guinness World Records) 
(Terms: Limited Use Until June 5)

Republic Services of Huntington Beach Sponsors Surfing Circle of Honor, Setting Guinness World Record for Largest Paddle-Out

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Republic Services of Huntington Beach partnered with Surf City and the International Surfing Museum this week to set the Guinness World Record for the largest paddle-out at the Huntington Beach pier. More than 525 local surfers participated, including local elected officials, community leaders, businesses and residents of all ages. Local Republic Services division manager, Paxton Bowman and his daughter participated in the paddle-out to become World Record holders. Surfers paddled into the Pacific and joined hands to make a large circle known as the “surfing circle of honor” to celebrate th

Astellas and Donate Life America Attempt to Achieve GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ Title for Organ Donor Registrations

Social Shares of #OrganDonor Support $5 Contribution from Astellas to World Transplant Games Federation, up to $175,000 USD
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NORTHBROOK, Ill. and RICHMOND, Va. – October 27 2016 /3BL Media/ -- At any given moment in America, there are more than 120,000 men, women and children awaiting lifesaving organ transplant(1). To bring greater focus to the critical importance of organ donation, Astellas and Donate Life America will attempt to break the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title for online organ donor registrations in an eight-hour period from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Central Daylight Time (CDT) on Saturday, Nov. 5.

10 Reasons to Attend the Points of Light Conference on Volunteering and Service

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HOUSTON, Sept. 24, 2015 /3BL Media/ – The Points of Light Conference on Volunteering and Service, providing the singular opportunity for thousands to come together to shape the future of volunteerism, will be held in Houston at the George R. Brown Convention Center Oct. 19-21. The 2015 Conference will include some of the most recognized names in leadership, entertainment and philanthropy, all joining attendees to celebrate volunteering and service and highlight the impact of Points of Light.

Chevrolet EV Batteries Go Out of the Volt and Into the Record Books

Pan American Games attendees generate 13,000 Wh with bikes, Chevy Volt batteries
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Our launch of the Chevrolet Volt was groundbreaking in 2010. Now the Volt’s batteries are recording breaking, thanks to the help of 5,000 sports fans attending the 2015 Pan American Games last month.

Chevrolet Volt secondary use batteries and fans attending the athletic competition helped set a Guinness World Records™ title for the most number of people generating electricity in one week.

Fuel Savings Tips from GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ Achievement Holder Wayne Gerdes

Golf TDI® beats the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ achievement for “lowest fuel consumption—48 U.S. contiguous States for a non-hybrid car” at a stellar 81.17 mpg
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Volkswagen of America, Inc., is pleased to announce today that the 2015 Golf TDI® Clean Diesel, part of the family of vehicles that won the 2015 North American Car of the Year, has set a new GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS® achievement for the “lowest fuel consumption—48 U.S. contiguous States for a non-hybrid car” with a remarkable 81.17 mpg. Traveling 8,233.5 miles around America in 16 days on $294.98 of Shell® Diesel fuel, the Golf beat the previous mark of 77.99 mpg by more than 3 mpg, and also beat the hybrid vehicle record of 74.34 mpg by more than 6 mpg.

Robot Astronaut Kirobo Awarded Two Guinness World Records™ Titles

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Two Guinness World Records titles have been awarded to Kirobo, the robot astronaut developed as part of a joint research project between Dentsu Inc., the University of Tokyo’s Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology, Robo Garage Co., Ltd., Toyota Motor Corporation, and the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA).

Kirobo arrived at the International Space Station (ISS) on August 10, 2013 and spent a total of eighteen months there, holding the world’s fir

Subaru Breaks Guinness World Record™

Subaru, in partnership with the Village of Itasca, breaks previous record for “Largest Parade of Subaru Cars” in the World
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Itasca, Ill, July 25, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Subaru of America, Inc., in partnership with the Village of Itasca, has set a new GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ record for the “Largest Parade of Subaru Cars.” 

On Saturday, July 13, 2013, 371 Subaru owners from nine states broke the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ record for the “Largest Parade of Subaru Cars” in the world.  In addition to breaking the record, Subaru and parade participants supported two very worthy charities -- PAWS Chicago and Salute, Inc. Both organizations received $5,000 to support their individual areas of philanthropy.

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