Largest Display Of Paper Lilies

Largest Display Of Paper Lilies

Students of Outram Secondary School folded origami lilies to honour their teachers. On 31 Aug 2012, 3,600 lilies were displayed on the floor of the sports hall measuring 9m by 5.3m, with the words ‘OSS Spirit – 2012 Happy Teachers’ Day’. The display also included wrapped bouquets of 10 long stem lilies each, which were later presented to the 90 teachers in the school. Read More »

Largest Taiyaki Display

Largest Taiyaki Display

AMK Hub commemorated its fifth anniversary on 1 Sep 2012 with the largest taiyaki display. Taiyaki is a popular Japanese waffle pancake shaped like a sea bream and filled with sweet fillings. The fish is an auspicious symbol for Japanese because its name includes a part of the word ‘medetai’, which means happiness or goodness. 5,555 pieces of taiyaki were formed into a gigantic 4m by 7.5m taiyaki to wish shoppers happiness ... Read More »

Largest Box Of Coins

Largest Formation Of Human Pyramids

Secondary four students of Tanjong Katong Secondary School wanted to do something memorable together before they fully concentrate on their O level exams. On 31 Aug 2012, 258 boys and girls set the record for forming 43 human pyramids of 6 persons each, in their school hall. Read More »

Most Number Of People Eating Ice-Cream At The Same Time

Most Number Of People Eating Ice-Cream At The Same Time

To help the ST School Pocket Money Fund, each of the Ngee Ann Secondary School student, teacher, alumni and member of the parents’ support group made a donation and collected a cup of Ben & Jerry’s ice-cream. 1,558 participants then proceeded to the school hall where they broke the record for eating ice-cream together. The Teachers’ Day event on 31 Aug 2012 was sponsored by Ben & Jerry’s. Asiaone report Read More »

Largest Box Of Coins

Largest Box Of Coins

Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore marked its 20th anniversary as a statutory board by raising funds for the President’s Challenge. At the beginning of the year, 1,800 staff were given piggy-banks for them to put in their loose change. The coins from the piggy-banks were consolidated into a custom-made acrylic container measuring 1.64m by 0.41m by 1.02m high. 475,696 coins valued at S$72,077.80 were counted prior to the final closure ... Read More »

Largest Outdoor Pop-Up Picnic

Largest Outdoor Pop-Up Picnic

Launched in Paris 25 years ago, Dîner en Blanc now assembles over 30,000 people each year in 14 cities in Europe and North America. It is a gathering where diners are dressed in elegant white and bring their own table, chairs, food, picnic ware and trash bags to clean up their stuff after the dinner. On 30 Aug 2012, Singapore is the first city in Asia to organise the Diner ... Read More »

Most Number Of Skips In One Hour

Most Number Of Skips In One Hour

ITE College East open house on 26 Aug 2012 was packed with 40 free workshops from cooking to home DIY, and student performances throughout the campus. A highlight of the Fiesta 2012 was the college’s attempt to rewrite Singapore’s one-hour skipping record. About 700 people gathered at the hall and carpark, and pushed themselves to accumulate a total of 1,240,736 skips. Read More »

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