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New Guinness World Record Holders Show Off Their Feets, Er, Feats

When Jeison Orlando Rodriguez Hernandez walks around his hometown of Maracay, Venezuela, it's pretty easy to track his steps.

That's because Hernandez's His right foot is 1 foot, 3.79 inches long while his left foot is slightly smaller, at 1 foot, 3.59 inches.

Either way, Hernandez and his massive feet have achieved an amazing feat: A spot in the latest edition of Guinness World Records, which hits stores today.

Hernandez, whose feet are the world's largest, wasn't the only guy to walk -- or run -- away with a record.

 

 

Andre Ortolf of Germany managed to get in the new book for three separate records: Farthest Distance To Blow A Pea (24 feet, 7.66 inches); Fastest 100-Meter Dash Wearing Ski Boots (17.65 seconds) and the Fastest 100-Meter Dash Wearing Clogs.

Ortolf said the clog record may have been the most challenging.

"The most difficult thing in running clogs is it's very painful," Ortolf said in the video above.

Take a look at some of the weirder records that are featured in the new edition. 

 

  • Most Teeth In A Mouth
    Vijay Kumar V.A of India holds the record for most teeth in one mouth: 37 in all.
    Guinness World Records
    Vijay Kumar V.A of India holds the record for most teeth in one mouth: 37 in all.
  • Largest Ballpoint Pen
    The largest ball point pen measures 18 feet and one half-inch and weighs about 82 pounds. The pen was made by Acharya Makunur
    Guinness World Records
    The largest ball point pen measures 18 feet and one half-inch and weighs about 82 pounds. The pen was made by Acharya Makunuri Srinivasa of India and was presented and measured in Hyderabad, India, on April 24, 2011.
  • Farthest Distance To Blow A Pea
    The farthest distance to blow a pea is 24 feet, 7.66 inches. Andre Ortolf of Germany set the record on July 12, 2014 in the B
    Guinness World Records
    The farthest distance to blow a pea is 24 feet, 7.66 inches. Andre Ortolf of Germany set the record on July 12, 2014 in the Bodyfeeling fitness gym in Augsburg, Bavaria, Germany.
  • Fastest 100 Meter Dash In Clogs
    The fastest 100 meter dash wearing clogs is 16.27 seconds. It was achieved by Andre Ortolf of Germany on October 25, 2013.
    Guinness World Records
    The fastest 100 meter dash wearing clogs is 16.27 seconds. It was achieved by Andre Ortolf of Germany on October 25, 2013.
  • Fastest 100 Meter Dash In Ski Boots
    Andre Ortolf of German ran 100 meters in 17.65 seconds on March 30, 2014, while wearing ski boots.
    Guinness World Records
    Andre Ortolf of German ran 100 meters in 17.65 seconds on March 30, 2014, while wearing ski boots.
  • Fastest Tortoise
    The fastest tortoise on Earth is Bertie, who ran 9/10s of a foot in a second on July 9, 2014.
    Guinness World Records
    The fastest tortoise on Earth is Bertie, who ran 9/10s of a foot in a second on July 9, 2014.
  • Largest Cowboy Boot Sculpture
    Bob Wade constructed a 35-foot, 3-inch cowboy boot sculpture on November 4, 2014, in San Antonio, Texas.
    Guinness World Records
    Bob Wade constructed a 35-foot, 3-inch cowboy boot sculpture on November 4, 2014, in San Antonio, Texas.
  • Longest Fur On A Rabbit
    Franchesca, a rabbit owned by Betty Chu of Morgan Hill, California, holds the record for longest fur on a rabbit: 14.37 inche
    Guinness World Records
    Franchesca, a rabbit owned by Betty Chu of Morgan Hill, California, holds the record for longest fur on a rabbit: 14.37 inches.
  • Largest Feet
    Jeison Orlando Rodriguez Hernandez of Venezuela has the largest feet on a living person. His right foot is 1 foot, 3.79 inche
    Guinness World Records
    Jeison Orlando Rodriguez Hernandez of Venezuela has the largest feet on a living person. His right foot is 1 foot, 3.79 inches and his left is 1 foot, 3.59 inches.
  • Largest Horn Spread
    ‘LazyJ’s Bluegrass,’ a speckled steer from Greenleaf, Kansas, has horns measuring a whopping 9 feet, 9.8 inches -- as wide as
    Guinness World Records
    ‘LazyJ’s Bluegrass,’ a speckled steer from Greenleaf, Kansas, has horns measuring a whopping 9 feet, 9.8 inches -- as wide as five washing machines.
  • Largest Hot Dog Cart
    Marcus Daily of Union, Missouri, owns the world's largest hot dog cart. It measures 9 feet, 3 inches in width, 23 feet, 2 inc
    Guinness World Records
    Marcus Daily of Union, Missouri, owns the world's largest hot dog cart. It measures 9 feet, 3 inches in width, 23 feet, 2 inches in length, and 12 feet, 2.75 inches in height from the ground to the handle. The wheels' diameter is 6 feet, 1.5 inches.
  • Most Balls Caught By A Dog By The Paws
    Purin, a 9-year-old dog in Sakura, Japan, was able to catch 14 balls in her paws in one minutes, in March, 2015, breaking her
    Guinness World Records
    Purin, a 9-year-old dog in Sakura, Japan, was able to catch 14 balls in her paws in one minutes, in March, 2015, breaking her previous record of 11. The talented canine can also skateboard, walk on two legs, and skip rope.
  • Tallest Married Couple
    Sun Mingming and his wife Xu Yan of China have a combined height of 13 feet, 10.72 inches. He's 7 feet, 8.98 inches and she's
    Guinness World Records
    Sun Mingming and his wife Xu Yan of China have a combined height of 13 feet, 10.72 inches. He's 7 feet, 8.98 inches and she's 6 feet, 1.74 inches. They were married in Beijing on August 4, 2013.
  • Most BMX Time Machines
    The most BMX time machines in 1 minute is 83 was achieved by Takahiro Ikeda of Japan in Milan, Italy, on June 25, 2014.
    Guinness World Records
    The most BMX time machines in 1 minute is 83 was achieved by Takahiro Ikeda of Japan in Milan, Italy, on June 25, 2014.
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