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Happy Guinness World Records Day 2019 🎉

November 14, 2019

Happy Guinness World Records Day 2019 🎉

Guinness World Records Day (GWR Day) is an annual celebration of record-breaking, a day which sees thousands of people around the world come together with one common goal, to become a titleholder.

Spirit of Adventure

This year’s theme, Spirit of Adventure (which is also a chapter in Guinness World Records 2020), is central to the Guinness World Records family and is something shared among many of our iconic record-holders, from round-the-world cyclists to mountaineers and ultra-marathon runners. No matter where in the world you are or what you want to do – anyone can attempt a record on GWR Day 2019!

An Australian record-holder who definitely embodies the ‘Spirit of Adventure’ is Newcastle native, Rhiannan Iffland. Rhiannan is a 28-year-old cliff diver who, as of 2019, holds the record for most wins of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series (female). Rhiannan is a veteran of adventure, the world champion was a wildcard entrant into the Cliff Diving World Series in her debut year. Her 2016 performance earned her the bragging rights as the first-ever rookie competitor in the competition to win. The Red Bull Cliff Diving competition sees competitors dive from heights of 20 meters and reach speeds of 85 km/h.

Watch Rhiannan’s incredible 2018 dive below!


Guinness World Records 2020

 Celebrate the dawning of a new decade with the fully revised Guinness World Records 2020. To kick off the ’20s, we’ve created an electrifying new cover and curated a record-breaking edition packaged with thousands of new, updated and classic superlatives, hundreds of never-before-seen images, and a selection of eye-opening photo-composites that put a new spin on record-breaking.

A new decade means it’s time for a fresh approach, so starting with our front cover, we’ve re-booted record-breaking with an all-new design. There’s a new look inside, too, and thanks to our team of digital artists, we’ve created mind-blowing poster pages that will reveal some of our classic record holders in a whole new light.


 Guinness World Records 2020: Gamer’s Edition

We’re proud to present the 13th edition of the world’s best-selling gaming annual! Gamer’s 2020 features all of the most popular videogame characters that our readers know and love.

As an exciting change to our usual structure, Gamer’s 2020 has the theme of gaming characters running throughout. Gaming legends such as Super Mario, Spider-Man, Pikachu, Link, Master Chief, Batman, Mickey Mouse, Lara Croft and Crash Bandicoot are all honoured with their own page… and that’s just the start.


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