Fastest Moving Ping Pong Ball

In 2015, Singapore Polytechnic students built Singapore’s first supersonic ping pong ball bazooka which reached 428.6m per sec (Mach 1.25). A new batch of Mechanical & Aeronautical Engineering students using an improved suction pump and 3D-printed nozzle, achieved a speed of 833m per sec or Mach 2.43 on 7 Jan 2019. This is arguably Singapore’s fastest projectile without the use of combustion or pyrotechnics. The students are Teo Shao Zun, Bryan Chong ... Read More »

Largest Ruyi

Ancient Chinese drawings often show people in authority carrying a ruyi or a curved sceptre. During the Qing dynasty it was customary for the Emperor to present deserving generals and nobles with jade ruyis as a mark of favour. This last jadeite ruyi carved by renowned Wu Jin De of Zhengzhou was sold to Mdm Choi Ngo of Hong Kong in 1999 for an undisclosed sum. After her demise, it was moved to ... Read More »

Largest Silent Disco

To join Heartbeat@Bedok’s 2019 Countdown Party, one had to wear wireless headphones and groove along with the dance. With this gadget, the music sounded better and one was less inhibited to shake with the crowd. 707 people danced for over an hour before the climactic 2019 arrival moment. The free event was organised by the mall. Read More »

Largest Gathering Of Shetland Sheepdogs

93 Shetland Sheepdogs (also known as Shelties) gathered at Singapore Botanic Gardens with their owners on 6 Jan 2019. After the registrations, they took part in a 2-km walk in the gardens. The event was organised by the newly-formed Singapore Sheltie Lovers Club. Read More »

Largest Display Of Lighted Thermal Paper Cores

The Zone E RC, YEC and WEC of Jurong Spring helped residents to paint the plastic cores of thermal paper rolls into tiny lanterns. On 15 Dec 2018, 1,225 cores with LED lights inside them were displayed to brighten up the Christmas carnival held at Jurong West St 52. The cores were usually discarded but for this event they became showpieces of creativity. Read More »

Most Number Of People Sending Out Postcards From A Single Location

Shoppers at West Coast Plaza during the Christmas season could have their photos taken and mailed out as postcards to their loved ones courtesy of ‘Santa’s Express’. There was even an antique mailbox to slot in the cards. At the end of the festive celebration on 1 Jan 2019, a total of 1,113 postcards were collected and mailed out. Read More »

Longest Bar Slide With Beer Can

Customers at Chijmes who present their same-day receipts during the Christmas season had the chance to try sliding a can of beer on a custom-made bar. Those who achieved the longest distances were invited to compete in the finals on 22 Dec 2018. Of the 9 finalists, Benjamin Oh achieved the furthest distance of 9.82m without the opened beer can toppling over or the beer spilling out. Read More »

Longest Hair For A Child

Summer Soffia Binte Mohamad Isham, born on 8 Feb 2012, has the longest hair for a 6-year-old child. On 13 Dec 2018, Summer’s height and hair were measured to be 123 cm and 100 cm respectively. Read More »

Largest Serving Of Panjamirtham

The panchamirtham (five divine nectars) was made by mixing a variety of cut fruits, nuts, honey and ghee, weighing a total of 51 kg. It was offered to Lord Murugan at the event organised by Ayya Singai Muniyandi (ASM) on 16 Dec 2018 near to Block 140 Lorong Ah Soo. The panchamirtham was later packed into small containers and distributed to devotees. Read More »

Largest Display Of Lighted Metal Vilakku

The Hindu group, Ayya Singai Muniyandi (ASM) celebrated Thiruvizha 2018 on 15 Dec near to Block 140 Lorong Ah Soo. Devotees lighted small ghee lamps to form the Om symbol. The combination of ghee and fire is believed to create much spiritual energy. 1,008 lamps (an auspicious number) were used for the formation. Read More »

Fastest Round Singapore By Outrigger Boats

A team from Aon Singapore and its business partners paddled around Singapore in 3 outrigger...

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Largest Display Of $5 Currency Notes

Liz Lu Meiru came up with an innovative way to save for her family emergency...

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Longest Distance Walked Around Singapore

R Subramaniam, 56, a competitive walker, broke the Round-Singapore record, walking a distance of 103.6...

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Largest Chinese Character Made Of Heart-Shaped Notes

Yuan Ching Secondary School celebrated Chinese New Year with performances by students, staff members, parents...

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Largest Demonstration Of Rouliqiu

Rouliqiu, or originally referred as Taiji Rouliqiu (太极柔力球) combines the principles of taiji and sports by...

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Most Number Of People Doing Lohei Together

1,608 participants gathered around over 200 tables at Our Tampines Hub to lohei together. The...

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Longest Batik By A Group

Wisma Geylang Serai celebrated its first anniversary with many live performances and having the public...

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Largest Trove Of Calligraphy Iterations

Merlin Gallery's director, Johnny Quek, has been practising Chinese calligraphy since a tender age. In...

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Largest Mass Bachata Dance

Bachata is a form of romantic music and dance that originated in the Dominican Republic...

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Largest 10-Legged Race

To mark its 10th anniversary, 10 C4I Batallion of the SAF looked to a 10-related...

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Largest Word Formation Made Of Cookies

Allspice Institute baked and displayed around 6,400 cookies for the Kids of Hope Bicentennial Charity...

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Largest Climbing Wall With Furniture Fixtures

Kids' wishes to climb over their furniture came true at Century Square's Christmas climbing wall....

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Largest Mass Bounce Dancefit

The sports clubs of Tampines GRC jointly organised a community-bonding Christmas event which also broke...

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Largest Street Carolling

In 2017, the Nee Soon community held the largest street carolling record only to be...

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Largest Mass Ceilidh Dance

In 2014, SJI International Elementary School set the traditional Scottish Ceilidh dance record with 457...

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Most Number Of People Eating Tangyuan Together

Fengshan CC celebrated the winter solstice on 14 Dec 2019. On that day (dongzhi), the Northern...

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Largest Display Of Ghostly Lanterns

Jurong Spring Zone B RC volunteers spent more than 6 months planning to build a haunted...

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Largest Gathering Of Minions Fans

The Minions are celebrating a yellow Christmas with their fans in the Frasers Property malls. On...

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Tallest Christmas Tree Made Of Plastic Bottles

A 12.8m-tall Christmas tree was lighted up at UBS's Appreciation Night held at Hotel Fort...

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Largest Configurable Snow Playground

The Plaza Singapura Snow House gives you an authentic sub-zero experience from 26 Nov to...

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Largest Group Of Seniors On A Trishaw Outing

Cycling Without Age Singapore connects senior citizens with the community and helps them beat social isolation...

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Most Number Of People Drawing Indian Motifs Together

Alcon celebrated the launch of its new contact lens manufacturing platform, DSM Flex, with a...

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Youngest To Reach Everest Base Camp

Darrshan Raj snagged the record of the youngest Singaporean to reach Mount Everest Base Camp...

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Largest Text Made Of Bottle Caps

The first recycling drive organised by the Singapore Youth Group of Rajayoga Power Transcendental Meditation Society brought...

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Largest Logo Made Of Cookies

On 17 Nov 2019 Our Tampines Hub turned into ‘Sesame Street’ with characters such as...

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Longest Handmade Toran Display

Sengkang West CACC organised a Deepavali dinner celebration at Anchorvale CC on 16 Nov 2019....

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Largest Gathering Of Car Clubs

The Singapore Motor Festival was held at Changi Exhibition Centre on 9 Nov 2019 with...

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Most Number Of Laps In An 800m Relay Run In 24 Hr

Nurses at Singapore General Hospital organised a relay run at the hospital's premises to emphasise...

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Most Number Of Star Jumps Performed By A Group In 24 Hr

Batches of Singapore General Hospital nurses took turns to complete an 800m relay run from...

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Largest Ship Sculpture With Handpainted Sails

Mayflower Primary School marked its 40th anniversary this year with a model of a sailing...

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