Largest Abacus Competition

Intelligent Education Group is a learning centre which advocates the use of abacus in the training of mental arithmetic. On 14 Dec 2014, an abacus competition was organised by the centre at Resort World Sentosa. 1,356 participants from 13 countries took part in the competition. Read More »

Largest Galton Christmas Tree

The Galton Box was invented by Sir Francis Galton, using pegs and falling balls to demonstrate the  central limit theorem. This inspired Suntec City to make an interactive Christmas Tree where the falling balls determine a lucky draw. Shoppers spending more than $50 will get three turns to  see which sock the ball falls into. The 9.5 m-high ... Read More »

Most Number Of People Knitting Simultaneously

Singapore Cancer Society committed to knitting and distributing more than 2,000 hats to cancer patients in various hospitals.  On 6 Dec 2014, 212 volunteers turned up at the Singapore Civil Service Club in Tessensohn Road to knit the hats . The occasion was also part of SCS’ 50th anniversary celebrations. The society’s Knit for Love project was started and ... Read More »

First Demo Of Hand Breaking A Granite Slab Over An Egg

Jennifer Li Yu Hua, a former national taekwondo and wushu champion, now a Zi Wu Men practitioner, broke a granite slab – carefully balanced on a raw egg – with her bare hands. She succeeded in breaking the slab measuring 60.3 cm by 5.2 cm and 1 cm thick without cracking the egg at all. The demonstration was held on 10 Dec 2016 at International Plaza where a health talk on ... Read More »

Largest Mass Gangnam Style Dance

Dairy Farm Group’s annual dinner on 6 Dec 2014 carried the message for diners to dream big. Appropriately, they attempted and broke the gangnam style record with 1,968 dancers at Marina Bay Sands ballroom, led by MC Moe Alkaff. Gangnam, in Seoul, is known for its wealthy inhabitants. Read More »

Largest Heart Formation Made Of Message Cards

As part of their final project at the National Institute of Education, 19 students chose to create awareness for Retired Senior Volunteer Programme (RSVP Singapore) and its activities. They approached members of the public to write messages of gratitude and appreciation to senior volunteers. On 4 Dec 2014, at an appreciation dinner held at SAFRA Toa Payoh, about ... Read More »

Largest Dog Jog

A 2km Buddy Race was organised by the Action for Singapore Dogs Society on 30 Nov 2014 at East Coast Park. 417 dogs, leashed to their owners took part in the run. This was almost double the number of the first run organised by the society in 2010. Post by Action for Singapore Dogs (ASD). CNA Report More ... Read More »