Largest Yoga Session With Dogs

The first ever mass yoga with dogs event in Singapore was organised by Nestlé Purina. Led by yoga instructor Tanya and her dog, Muddy, pet owners learned how they could do exercises together with their furry friends. 63 pet owners and 52 dogs took part in the One Doga at Ang Mo Kio-Bishan Park on 12 Jul 2015. Read More »

Largest Singapore Map Made Of Handprints

Staff of Dairy Farm Group who were at their Family Day retreat got the feeling that they had the whole Singapore well covered when they placed their handprints on the 5.5m by 3.0m map of Singapore. True enough, the group which comprises 7-11 Stores, Guardian Pharmacy, Cold Storage and Giant Supermarkets are everywhere throughout the island. The event was held at Sentosa on 11 Jul 2015. Read More »

Most Number Of Sampul Raya Made In 1 Hr

More than 100 people made up of volunteers, grassroot leaders, students from Si Ling Secondary School and shoppers at the Woodlands Hari Raya bazaar spent an hour making 4,946 sampul raya (money packets) on 11 Jul 2015. The event, organised by Marsiling CCC, managed to raise funds for the new Yusof Ishak mosque. The sampul raya were sold to ... Read More »

Most Number Of People Playing Kendama

Junyuan Secondary School officially opened its indoor sports hall on 11 Jul 2015. To mark the occasion, 959 students, teachers, parents and guests showed their sportsmanship by playing kendama together. Kendama is a Japanese wooden toy made up of a handle with cups connected to a ball by a string. Many tricks can be performed by the ways the ball is juggled. ... Read More »

Largest Display Of Building Sculptures Made Of Cardboard Boxes

The Dairy Farm Group held its Family Day at Sentosa on 11 Jul 2015 with the theme: Our Heritage, Our People, Our Aspirations. They invited some primary schools to build some iconic heritage buildings using cardboard boxes. School children from Eunos, Queenstown, Stamford and New Town Primary Schools brought to life again the National Theatre, CK Tang, Cold Storage, ... Read More »

Flora & Fauna

(Images and illustrations may be available when you place your cursor over the record title.) ORCHIDS Most Common Orchid The pigeon orchid (Dendrobium crumenatum) is the most common orchid in Singapore. It can be found growing naturally on the branches of older trees. Largest Orchid The tiger orchid (Grammatophyllum speciosum) plant grows on big trees and forms immense ... Read More »

Fastest Eating Of Hotdogs In 10 Mins

To celebrate USA’s Independence Day, Triple Three of Mandarin Orchard Singapore featured a fabulous American buffet. 14 contestants challenged one another for the fastest hotdog eating. The winner was veteran record-breaker, Zermatt Neo, accomplishing 20 hotdogs in 10 min, on 1 Jul 2016. Read More »