Everyone has a hobby — some are just a little more eclectic than others.
These photos shown below are not Photoshopped, though you might think so at first glance. They are actually some of the Guinness World Record holders that will be star in the new CBBC kids’ show, Officially Amazing.
The show features host Ben Shires in search of the world’s craziest record-breaking feats. It premieres on Monday, and if you don’t get BBC, here’s a sneak peek at what you’re missing.
1. Longest Wave Surfed by a Dog
U.S. dog, Abbie Girl surfed 107.2 meters (351.7 feet) at Ocean Beach Dog Beach, in San Diego, Ca.
2. Longest Fingernails on a Pair of Hands
Chris “The Dutchess” Walton’s nails measure 10 feet 2 inches long on her left hand, and 9 feet 7 inches long on her right — a total length of 19 feet 9 inches.
3. “Tallest Mohican”
Kazuhiro Watanabe’s 44.68-inch mohawk was verified at the Bloc de l’art hair salon in Tokyo.
4. Longest Tongue
Chanel Tapper in California has a tongue that measures 3.8 inches from the tip to the middle of her lip.
5. Most Dogs Skipping on the Same rope
Uchida Geinousha’s “Super Wan Wan Circus” had 13 dogs skipping on the same rope for a Japanese TV special.
6. Heaviest Sportswoman
Sharran Alexander is a sumo wrestler in London who weighs 448 lbs.
7. Smallest Helicopter
The GEN H-4, made by Gen Corporation in Japan, weighs only 154.32 lbs and has a rotor length of 13 feet. The vehicle has one seat, landing gear and power unit. It also has two sets of coaxial contra-rotating rotors, which eliminates the need for a balancing tail rotor.
8. Highest Flame Blown by a Fire Breather
U.S. fire breather Antonio Restivo blew a 25.5-foot flame in a Las Vegas warehouse.
9. Most People Crammed into a Mini Cooper
Dani Maynard and the David Lloyd Divas managed to fit 28 people into a Mini Cooper in the UK.