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Raniero Testa Sets New World Record: 17 Airborne Clay Targets Shot in 2.08 Seconds

Over the past several years, Raniero Testa, an Italian athlete sponsored by Winchester, has set multiple world records of shooting airborne clay targets. A little over a year ago, he set a record of breaking 14 clays pigeons in mid-air which earned him a nickname/stage name RT14. Well, apparently, his new stage name is now RT17 as […] Read More … The post Raniero Testa Sets New World Record: 17 Airborne Clay Targets Shot in 2.08 Seconds appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, World Record, Shotguns, Winchester, Daily News, Shooting Sports, Semi-Auto, Raniero Testa, 17 Clay Targets, 2.08 Seconds, RT17


The saga of the infamous $1.6 million 'world's fastest car' continues with a bizarre failed second speed run

The SSC Tuatara. James Lipman/SSC North America SSC North America recently attempted a second record speed run of the $1.6-million Tuatara supercar after online viewers questioned the legitimacy of the first run. The second run took place at the NASA runway in Florida, according to Motor Authority, on December 12 and 13. Despite the car achieving a speed of 251.2 mph, the rest of the run had to be abandoned because two of the engine's cylinders weren't firing properly, likely due to overhe...
Tags: Transportation, Florida, Trends, Nasa, World Record, Autos, North America, Guinness, Garmin, Mitchell, Motor Authority, James Lipman, Oliver Webb, Tuatara, Caplin, Kristen Lee


Crucial Ballistix Max Memory Overclocked to 7004 MHz!

We've seen some pretty extreme overclocking over the years, but this new memory overclock is very impressive! Chinese overclocker "baby-j" has set a new world record by overclocking his Crucial Ballistix Max DDR4-4000 memory kit to an amazing 7004.2 MHz! This makes it the highest frequency ever hit on DDR4 memory! The post Crucial Ballistix Max Memory Overclocked to 7004 MHz! appeared first on ThinkComputers.org.
Tags: Memory, All News, Hardware News, World Record, DDR4, Crucial, Overclocking, Overclock, Ballistix Max


Dorien sets pending Mens Overall world record

Team GOODE’s Dorien Llewellyn set a pending Mens World Overall record Oct. 8th, at the JT Fall Classic at Sunset Lakes. He slalomed 1 buoy at 41 off, tricked 11,010 points and jumped 223 feet (2,851.29 overall points) to top the previous record of 2,819.76 points set by fellow GOODE skier Adam Sedlmajer in 2018. If approved by the IWWF, the mark will return the World Overall record to the Llewellyn family. Dorien’s dad, Jaret, held the record on two different occasions, including an uninterrupt...
Tags: Sport, Skiing, World Record, Goode, Carbon Core, Llewellyn, Regina Jaquess, Jaret, Adam Sedlmajer, Overall, Dorien Llewellyn, Dorien, Water Ski Team, 9970cc


12 Shots – 12 Gauge – 0.72 Seconds – New Record of Raniero Testa

TFB readers may remember when Raniero Testa managed to hit 13 clay targets in 1.6 seconds in 2017. In the meantime, the Winchester sponsored pro-shooter was able to best himself, hitting 14 hand-thrown clay targets before they reached the ground. Not one who sits on his laurels, now with the “stage name”  RT14, he recently participated […] Read More … The post 12 Shots – 12 Gauge – 0.72 Seconds – New Record of Raniero Testa appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, World Record, Shotguns, Winchester, Daily News, TFB, Shooting Sports, Semi-Auto, Raniero Testa, Fabarm


Rethink Impossible with Colin O’Brady

Colin O’Brady is a world record holding explorer and one of the world’s top endurance athletes. Fresh out of college, Colin had a vast world of possibility in front of him when a tragic accident left him hospitalized. Unsure if he’d ever walk again, his injuries covered nearly 25% of his body, primarily damaging his legs and feet. Despite the odds, his mother encouraged him to dream big and he dared to set a seemingly impossible goal that set him on a path to rethink what’s possible. Fast forwar...
Tags: Motivation, Photography, Podcast, World Record, Fear, Exploration, Mindset, Courage, Grit, Colin, Colin O Brady, chasejarvisLIVE, Antartica Even


AMD Threadripper 3990X Pushed to 5.5 GHz!

AMD's recently released Threadripper 3990X is a beast with its 64 cores and 128 threads and is clocked at 2.9 GHz base and 4.3 GHz boost. Since its release overclockers have been busy pushing the massive chip to its limits. World records for this chip keep on being set, even as we speak. The post AMD Threadripper 3990X Pushed to 5.5 GHz! appeared first on ThinkComputers.org.
Tags: All News, Hardware News, World Record, Amd, Overclocking, Splave, Threadripper 3990X, 3990X, CPU Overclocking, SAFEDISK, TSAIK


Australians will attempt ‘world’s largest human rainbow,’ and they need lots of people to come help

The world's largest human rainbow will be attempted in the town of Daylesford, known as "the Provincetown of Australia"
Tags: Feature, Australia, Life, Lifestyle, World Record, Pride, Ad Friendly, Queerty, Gaycities Link, Provincetown, Daylesford


Eliud Kipchoge Becomes First Person in Recorded History to Run a Marathon in Under 2 Hours

"Today we went to the Moon and came back to earth! I am at a loss for words for all the support I have received from all over the world," Kipchoge tweeted Saturday.
Tags: News, Uncategorized, Austria, World Record, Running, Onetime


Moto films of the week

 Yesterday was International Female Ride Day, so we thought it would be fitting to start by showcasing some inspirational females who have all made an impact on the motorcycle industry in their own. First up we have the legendary Jolene Van Vugt, who is the first woman to backflip a full-sized dirt bike. She is also the holder of many Guinness World Records, and was a regular on the hugely successful Nitro Circus. She is now a stunt woman and Indian Motorcycles sponsored rider, who has defi...
Tags: Video, London, Interview, Adventure, Motorcycles, Ducati, World Record, Bmw, Classic, Henry, Elspeth, Indian motorcycles, Movember Foundation, Henry Crew, Mark Hawwa, Jolene Van Vugt


Streamer’s five-year hardcore Minecraft run is ended by a baby zombie

Everything must come to an end. Streamer Philza has been battling it out in Minecraft's Hardcore mode, where players have only one life and the game is locked on the hard difficulty, for five years. The post Streamer’s five-year hardcore Minecraft run is ended by a baby zombie appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Gaming, News, Trends, World Record, Guinness Book of World Records, Minecraft, Streamer, Minecraft news, Streamer Philza


Man Concludes 'World's Longest' Trip in Electric Car

In an epic road trip spanning more than three years, 33 countries, and roughly 59,000 miles, Dutchman Weibe Wakker set what is believed to be the record for the ‘world’s longest trip’ by an electric car, yesterday.Read more...
Tags: Science, Sustainability, Electric Vehicles, World Record, Electric Cars, Plug Me In, Weibe Wakker


KINGPIN Pushes The RTX 2080 Ti to 2.7 GHz!

Legendary overclocker KINGPIN has once again broke another record! He was able to overclock his own custom-made EVGA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti KINGPIN graphics card all the way up to 2.7 GHz. The post KINGPIN Pushes The RTX 2080 Ti to 2.7 GHz! appeared first on ThinkComputers.org.
Tags: All News, Hardware News, World Record, EVGA, Overclocking, Kingpin, Rtx 2080 Ti, RTX 2080 Ti Overclock


World Record: Three Consecutive Hits At 2,118 Yards

Every now and then you hear about a new long-range world record set at unbelievably long distances. However, often times you find out that the shots were fired on quite a large target and only one of many fired rounds hit the target. Should we really count such hits as records? I mean if you […] Read More … The post World Record: Three Consecutive Hits At 2,118 Yards appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, World Record, Daily News, Rifles, 2, 118 Yards, 3 Hits, Corbin Shell


What Artist has Released the Most Albums Ever?

Its very hard to know definitively who has released the most albums of all time, but Gregory Isaacs has to be very close. Gregory Isaacs was a Jamaican reggae artist. Isaacs released his first album in 1975 and then went on to release over 120 individual albums before his death in 2010. This number doesn’t include compilation. If you include compilations there are over 500 Gregory Isaac albums in the world. RouteNote is very privileged to have some Gregory Isaac’s albums within our cat...
Tags: Music, Fun, Albums, World Record, World Records, Answers, Isaacs, Gregory Isaacs, Music Releases, Gregory Isaac


Big Buck Round Up – Part 2

Part 2 of our Big Buck Roundup is now live! Here's a look at some of the great bucks that were taken in the second half of the 2018/2019 deer season.... Read more... The post Big Buck Round Up – Part 2 appeared first on Bowhunting.com.
Tags: World Record, Hunting, Bowhunting Blog, Big Buck Roundup part 2, Trophy Buck


Back to the Track: 70 Year Old Runner Beats World Records

He beat the record fair and square. He just can’t hold it. Seventy-year-old Pennsylvania resident Gene Dykes beat the world record for his age group when he crossed the finish line of the Jacksonville marathon in 2:54:23 (averaging a 6:39 pace) on December 15, but due to a technicality, it doesn’t count. The Jacksonville marathon course where he set the record was certified by USA Track and Field (USATF) but not sanctioned by it. According to USATF, only races that are certified and sanctioned ...
Tags: NYC, Boston, Sport, People, Pennsylvania, Cycling, World Record, Running, Boston Marathon, Marathon, Jacksonville, New York City Marathon, Rotterdam, Spokane, USATF, Dykes


102-year-old woman breaks record for world's oldest skydiver

Irene O'Shea of Athelstone, Australia just broke the world record for the oldest female skydiver. She's 102 years old. This isn't her first jump though. This badass centenarian started two years ago when she turned 100. ABC reports: Sunday's skydive, which broke the world record, "went smoothly," SA Diving said, describing her as "an absolute joy to have in the dropzone." O'Shea's daughter died of motor neurone disease years ago, according to SA Diving. She saw this year's skydive as the "per...
Tags: Post, Video, News, Abc, Australia, Charity, World Record, Shea, Skydiving, Jed Smith, Irene O'Shea, Athelstone Australia, Langhorne Creek Dropzone


EVGA Z390 DARK Motherboard and LUUMI set CINEBENCH 8 Core CPU World Record

The EVGA Z390 DARK was recently used by Finland Overclocker, Juhani Luumi AKA LUUMI to set a brand new CINEBENCH 8-Core CPU World Record. Armed with an Intel Core i9-9900K, and EVGA Z390 DARK Motherboard and Liquid Nitrogen Cooling, LUUMI was able to clock his CPU to nearly 7GHz and achieve a score of 3142 cb. A new CINEBENCH 8-Core CPU World Record! The post EVGA Z390 DARK Motherboard and LUUMI set CINEBENCH 8 Core CPU World Record appeared first on ThinkComputers.org.
Tags: All News, Hardware News, World Record, Finland, Press Releases, Motherboard, EVGA, Overclocking, Intel Core, Cinebench, Core i9-9900K, LUUMI, Z390 Dark, Juhani Luumi, Liquid Nitrogen Cooling LUUMI


Dog Video Of The Day: Dock Diving World Record

Watch as a dog named Bo, sets a Dock Diving world record!
Tags: Pets, World Record, Bo, Dog Video Of The Day, Dock Diving


Regina Jaquess and Adam Sedlmajer set pending world records

Monday was a record-breaking day for Team GOODE as two of it’s skiers set pending world records at the July Heat tournament at the Isles of Lake Hancock in Winter Garden, Fla. Regina Jaquess scored 4 buoys at 41 off on her XTR to top her own previous record of 3.5 at 41. If approved by the IWWF, it will be her eighth world slalom record. Her first was 1 at 41 off – tying fellow GOODE skier Kristi Overton-Johnson – back in 2009. Adam Sedlmajer also improved upon his own world record, setting a p...
Tags: General, Sport, Skiing, World Record, Goode, Ski - Water, Regina Jaquess, Team Goode, Winter Garden Fla, Adam Sedlmajer, Isles of Lake Hancock, XTR, Kristi Overton Johnson


Tesla Model 3 Sets Record Distance on a Single Charge, But It Mysteriously Won't Recharge

With electric vehicles rapidly becoming more viable for long distance trips, enthusiasts like to push the limits of what their cars can do on a single charge. Two men in Denver set out to break the record distance in a Model 3 this weekend and after 32 hours, they were victorious. Unfortunately, the car is refusing to…Read more...
Tags: Elon Musk, Science, Tesla, World Record, Denver, Model 3, Tesla Model, Hypermiling, Sean Mitchell, Charging Issues


China nabs world record for biggest drone display, but it’s a bit of a mess

Drone company Ehang has set a world record for the most drones flying in a single display. On Tuesday, 1,374 LED-laden quadcopters buzzed about the night sky, though many of them were out of sync for some of the time. The post China nabs world record for biggest drone display, but it’s a bit of a mess appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, China, Trends, Drones, Guinness World Record, World Record, Emerging Tech, Ehang, Drone Show


Rock Island April 2018 Premiere Firearms Auction Sets 10 World Records!

I was going to write another overview of the most expensive firearms sold at recently ended Rock Island April 2018 Premiere Firearms auction in the same fashion that I have been doing it before. However, this time the auction was quite different – it set 10 world records of firearms sold at auctions. So instead […] Read More … The post Rock Island April 2018 Premiere Firearms Auction Sets 10 World Records! appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Companies, Revolver, World Record, World Records, Editorial, Savage, Most Expensive, FN, Rock Island, Rock Island Auction, Colt Walker, RIAC, Colt Police Positive Special, Sauer 38H


See 1372 robots dab simultaneously

A team from Italy recently broke the Guinness World Record for the "most robots dancing simultaneously." At an event in Rome, 1,372 Alpha 1S robots danced and dabbed in unison earning Team TIM S.p.A. the title. Video: Watch more than 1,300 robots dance simultaneously to break a world record
Tags: Post, Video, News, Rome, Dancing, Italy, World Record, Guinness Book of World Records, Robot


World's oldest message in a bottle

It’s not every day that you find a message in a bottle, let alone one that contributes to a 132-year-old scientific experiment that began half-a-world away. Yet that is exactly what Tonya Illman discovered while walking along a Western Australia beach in January. Illman spotted the glass bottle half buried in the sand and thought it would look good as a piece of house decoration. On the drive home Illman’s son’s girlfriend noticed that there was a piece of paper inside the uncorked bottle. Ra...
Tags: Travel, Indonesia, Australia, Germany, Uncategorized, Discovery, World Record, Western Australia, Indian Ocean, Message In A Bottle, Cardiff Wales, Paula, Tonya Illman, Ross Anderson, Illman, Deutsches Schiffahrtsmuseum Unterweser Incredibly


World Record-Holding Barrel Manufacturer Throws Their Hat into the Glock Arena

FJ Feddersen has been in the barrel manufacturing business for almost 40 years. Located in East Tennessee since 2000, the manufacturing facility features top-of-the-line machinery. Mills, lathes, CNC machines, heat-treating ovens, and more fill the 17,500 square foot shop floor. Due to Fred Feddersen’s single-edge polygonal rifling (SEPR), Dale Arenson was responsible for the new […] Read More … The post World Record-Holding Barrel Manufacturer Throws Their Hat into the Glock Arena appeared fir...
Tags: Guns, Companies, World Record, East Tennessee, SHOT Show, Guns & Gear, Rimfire, 50 Bmg, Ruger 10/22, Glock barrel, Bolt Action, SHOT Show 2018, 1911 Barrel, Fj Feddersen, Glock Arena, Fred Feddersen


This sexy travel guru lives in a van and is literally planting the rainbow flag everywhere he goes

Losing his father inspired a sensational journey that would set the world record as the youngest person to visit all 417 U.S. National Park Service sites.
Tags: Tinder, Lifestyle, World Record, Ad Friendly, Gaycities Link, Mikah Meyer, National Park Services


Former World Record Donkey Kong Score Now In Dispute

A prominent Donkey Kong forum has removed some scores supposedly earned by legendary arcade game player Billy Mitchell after evidence that there was possible foul play. Mitchell’s scores, which had set world records in Donkey Kong and Donkey Kong Jr., had been recognized by the forum for eight years.Read more...
Tags: Science, Arcade, World Record, Kotaku Core, Mitchell, Emulation, Donkey Kong, Billy Mitchell, Todd Rogers, Video Game History, Donkey Kong Jr, Twin Galaxies, Donkey Kong Junior


Twin Galaxies removes Todd Rogers’ records, bans him for cheating

Gaming record organization banned Dragster record-holder Todd Rogers after it was determined that he falsified his score. His page on Guinness World Records is no longer available. The post Twin Galaxies removes Todd Rogers’ records, bans him for cheating appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Gaming, Trends, World Record, Guinness, Todd Rogers, Twin Galaxies