Most Participants In A Badminton Rally

On 27 May 2017, the Singapore Badminton Association launched a badminton school in partnership with ActiveSG. To mark the occasion, SBA Badminton Academy@ActiveSG took on the popular record of having the longest successive sequence with each player hitting the shuttlecock only once. 140 hits were recorded at the Pasir Ris Sports Centre. Read More »

Longest Badminton Doubles Rally

National badminton players Jason Wong, Lee Jianliang, Toh Han Zhuo and Abel Tan smashed the record with 1,140 consecutive hits in the doubles rally. The challenge was held at the launch of the SBA Badminton Academy@ActiveSG in Pasir Ris Sports Centre on 27 May 2017. Read More »

Largest Mosaic Made of Paint Scraps

Rush-Me-Not Art Studio keeps the stacks of paint-covered papers and plastic sheets used for lining the tables where children do the paintings. The paint scraps were peeled off, sorted according to their colours and glued to a 1.2m by 5.4m plywood to form a creative appearance of the Singapore skyline. About 50 children participated in this first-of-its-kind artwork at Tanglin CC on 21 May 2017. Read More »

Largest National Flag Made Of Plastic Bottles

Students of Hwa Chong Institution have been encouraged to embrace environment-friendly habits as a way of life. Instead of throwing away plastic water bottles, they were collected over a few weeks. By 19 May 2017, 1,600 bottles  were arranged and spray-painted to form the Singapore flag measuring 5.8m by 4m. The idea was initiated by the school’s Green Council members. Read More »

World’s Largest Sand Painting

Monks of the Golden Pagoda Buddhist Temple created the world’s largest sand painting, measuring 12.24m by 12.24m at the Singapore Expo from 15-22 May 2004. The painting, a multi-coloured mandala, was erased shortly after its completion as a symbol of the impermanence of life. Read More »

World’s Largest Mass Walk

The New Paper Big Walk made it into the Guinness records on 21 May 2000 with 77,500 participants. The success coincided with the 10th anniversary of Big Walk held since 1991. Started from the National Stadium, it was organised by the Singapore Press Holdings, Singapore Athletic Association and Singapore Sports Council. Read More »

Largest Distribution Of Flowers To Mothers

PM Lee led the mass distribution of pink carnations to mark Mother’s Day on 14 May 2017 at Hougang. Initiated by Sian Chay Medical Institution, 116,000 silk flowers were given out to mothers in 70 locations throughout Singapore. The community service was supported by the Ang Mo Kio GRC and Sengkang SMC. Straits Times report Read More »