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Fastest baseball pitch (female)

The fastest baseball pitch by a female is 69 mph (111.05 km/h) and was achieved by Lauren Boden (USA). Use to discuss baseball, or to lead a session on different styles of throwing.

From  Guiness World Records on December 11th, 2019 0 likes 186 plays

Most basketball arm rolls in one minute (three basketballs)

Luis Diego Soto Villa (Mexico) holds ten basketball records, and demonstrates some of his skills. Could discuss ball control and balance. Use to lead a session on ball skills.

From  Guiness World Records on December 11th, 2019 0 likes 8 plays

Fastest tennis ball caught

The fastest tennis ball caught is 154.15 mph (248.09 km/h) and was achieved by Anthony Kelly (Australia). Use to discuss hand eye co-ordination, and before leading a session of throwing and…

From  Guiness World Records on December 11th, 2019 0 likes 15 plays

Most aerial cartwheels on a balance beam in one minute

The most aerial cartwheels on a balance beam in one minute is 17, achieved by Becky Downie (UK). Use to explain how to do an aerial cartwheel on floor and beam.

From  Guiness World Records on December 11th, 2019 0 likes 73 plays

Youngest driver to win a Formula One World Championship race

The youngest driver to win a Formula One World Championship race is Max Verstappen, who won his first race on 15 May 2016, at the Spanish Grand Prix, Montmeló, Spain, aged 18 years…

From  Guiness World Records on December 11th, 2019 0 likes 5 plays

Most synchronised dance moves in 30 seconds (team of two)

The most synchronised dance moves in 30 seconds (team of two) is 147 and was achieved by Twist and Pulse (UK). Use to discuss choreography and encourage the creation of routines in pairs. …

From  Guiness World Records on December 11th, 2019 0 likes 31 plays

Longest distance vaulted between two objects (parkour)

The longest distance vaulted between two objects (double kong) is 4.00 m (13 ft 1.48 in) and was achieved by Toby Segar (UK). Discuss parkour and the skills involved. Use before a session on…

From  Guiness World Records on December 11th, 2019 0 likes 61 plays