Youngest To Reach Everest Base Camp

Darrshan Raj snagged the record of the youngest Singaporean to reach Mount Everest Base Camp with father, Thurairajasingam, on 14 Jun 2019 at 1.40pm Nepal time. At just 8 years 11 months, the Primary 3 boy from Yio Chu Kang Primary School spent his after-school hours for the past 1 year at The Right Fit, a boutique gym owned by his father, to prepare himself physically and mentally for this ... Read More »

Largest Text Made Of Bottle Caps

The first recycling drive organised by the Singapore Youth Group of Rajayoga Power Transcendental Meditation Society brought in 3.5 tons of recyclable waste products, among them 10,590 plastic bottles. On 24 Nov 2019 at Woodlands Galaxy CC, the bottle caps were pasted on boards to form the words: ‘Go Zero Waste SG’ which stretched 6.3m by 4.7m. Read More »

Largest Logo Made Of Cookies

On 17 Nov 2019 Our Tampines Hub turned into ‘Sesame Street’ with characters such as Elmo and Big Bird seen mingling with adults and children. The well-known children’s show celebrated its 50th anniversary this year and organised its first Sesame Street Run here. A 2m by 2m cookie logo was on display at the event. The cookies were baked by Association for Persons with Special Needs (APSN). Read More »

Longest Handmade Toran Display

Sengkang West CACC organised a Deepavali dinner celebration at Anchorvale CC on 16 Nov 2019. The event was decorated with a toran measuring 20m long and 3.15m in average height, made by residents and the event organisers. Toran is an Indian decorative item which is traditionally hung between two posts or at an arched gateway. Read More »

Largest Gathering Of Car Clubs

The Singapore Motor Festival was held at Changi Exhibition Centre on 9 Nov 2019 with over a thousand cars in attendance. It was an event for motor enthusiasts to check out on car detailing, modifications and some new models. Although more auto clubs could be present, 48 clubs were counted to have met the record requirement of posting their group photos on their social media accounts. The Next Thing Sg ... Read More »

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 the importance of their own health. From  9 to 10 Nov 2019, they came down in batches, ensuring that no patient in the wards was left unattended. At the end of the 24 hr, 300 laps were achieved. Read More »

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 9 to 10 Nov 2019. After each team had completed the run in the hospital grounds, the members formed a circle and did star jumps, one at a time sequentially for 5 mins. All together 24,248 star jumps were recorded at the end of 24 hr. Read More »

Largest Ship Sculpture With Handpainted Sails

Mayflower Primary School marked its 40th anniversary this year with a model of a sailing ship. The 7 sails, with a total area of 30 sqm, were covered with 1,040 cloth patches drawn and painted by students, teachers and parent volunteers. The ship was unveiled at the school’s carnival on 16 Nov 2019.     Read More »

Largest Display of Felt Hearts

One World International School celebrated World Kindness Day in a significant way. Students were encouraged to think of words they could relate to kindness and write them on heart shaped felts. On 15 Nov 2019, 1,167 felt hearts were counted on a display board which measured 2.4m by 2.1m.   Read More »