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Largest Lantern Wall

Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital is a 108-year-old charitable healthcare organisation, committed to looking after the sick and needy. It celebrated the lantern festival on 7 Sep 2019 by hanging strings of paper lanterns along the corridor of one of its conserved buildings. Excluding the space taken up by the pillars, the lantern wall was 28.5m long and 1.9m ... Read More »

First Women’s Mass IPPT

Great Eastern organised the first all-women’s Individual Physical Proficiency Test (IPPT) on 24 August at the Singapore Sports Hub. Together with its annual women’s run, it aims to give women a better understand of their fitness levels as part of its campaign ‘Plan Like A Woman, Plan For The Long Run‘. 551 women took part in the IPPT ... Read More »

Largest Dragon Boat Tug-Of-War Competition

40 teams with a total of 260 paddlers took part in the tug-of-war competition by rowing rather than pulling. At SAFRA’s Dragon Battle, 2 teams of 6 paddlers each rowed a single dragon boat in opposite directions to determine the stronger of that round. The competition was held in the swimming pool of SAFRA Toa Payoh on 31 Aug ... Read More »

Fastest Sit-To-Stand Counts In One Minute

There are about 7,000 people on dialysis in Singapore and the National Kidney Foundation organises education programmes regularly urging people to exercise and eat healthily. At the roadshow in Our Tampines Hub on 24-25 Aug 2019, the public was invited to do sit-to-stand exercises. On the second day it achieved a total of 50,830 counts in the 8-hr ... Read More »

Longest Marathon For A Radio Dual Jock Show

Radio Masti 24×7 Live is Singapore’s only Hindi (Bollywood) digital radio station. To celebrate its 10th anniversary, the station’s founder, Renuka Arora Bhagat and its chief jockey Antara Roy Sen, took on the challenge to do a jock show for 36 hours from 22 to 23 Aug 2019. Music and other pre-recorded materials were not to exceed 23 mins ... Read More »

Largest National Flag Made Of Can Tabs

The newly renovated ActiveSG Hockey Village at Boon Lay was officially opened on 17 Aug 2019. It was also the National Day Observance Ceremony at Boon Lay CC. Volunteers at the CC had been collecting tabs from drink cans and contributing them to form the Singapore flag for this occasion. The flag measured 1.8m by 2.7m. Read More »

Most Number Of People Bouncing Paper Balls Together

The North East CDD organised a National Day carnival for residents in the region in the open field next to Punggol Waterway Point on 10 Aug 2019. It was a rare occasion to see the SAF’s fighting vehicles in motion in the heartlands. A crowd of 1,158 people also participated in bouncing red and white paper balls in the air. Read More »