RAW VIDEO: Garrett McNamara breaks the world record for the largest wave ever surfed. Garret McNamara was towed into a rogue wave that turned out to be 90 feet tall. Garrett McNamara was back in Portugal to embark on another mission exploring the waves of Nazaré, in the ZON North Canyon Show 2011. This is […]
Pingping, the world’s shortest man, who was 2 feet, 5.37 inches (74.6 centimeters) tall, has died of a heart condition in a hospital in Italy. He was taken to a hospital March 3 after he felt chest pains while rehearsing the Italian program “The Record Show.” He was in the intensive care unit at the […]
After breaking the record for the 100-meters with a time of 9.69 set at the 2008 Olympics exactly one year ago today, Usain Bolt, 22, set a new record of 9.58 seconds at the IAAF World Outdoor Championships in Athletics in Berlin, Germany. On a Sunday night, August 16, 2009 in Berlin, with a tailwind […]
FRI JUL 31 2009 — Michael Phelps, Ricky Berens, David Walters and Ryan Lochte clocked 6 minutes 58.55 seconds to shave one-hundredth of a second off the previous record of 6:58.56 set by a recent US team that one the Olympic gold in Beijing last August. 13th FINA World Championships Men’s 4x 200 meter Freestyle […]
SAT AUG 01 2009 — Michael Phelps became the first human to break 50 seconds in the Men’s 100 meter butterfly with a time of 49.82 seconds at the 13th FINA World Championships 2009 in Rome, Italy. Reaction time was 0.69 seconds.