On Sunday November 15th the Impossibility Challenger record festival took place in Berlin, Germany.
The event was founded by Sri Chinmoy in 1982, Impossibility Challenger invites people from all over the world to challenge themselves by setting records in various disciplines, from strength to speed to humour. 14 record breakers from 9 different countries came to Berlin to perform a total of 23 records. Among them were the fastest mile running while wearing swim-fins, the most jokes told in one hour, going up and down a set of stairs carrying 20 eggs on spoons and lifting a 130 kg weight with the teeth.
Karteek Clark from the Sri Chinmoy Marathon Team in Scotland told 587 jokes by heart in one hour.
Rainer Schröder from Germany lifted two people with a total weight of 130 kg with his teeth.
Radek Rosa from the Czech Republic pulled a bus full of people weighing 13,257 kg a distance of 20 meters.
Samalya Schäfer from the Sri Chinmoy Marathon Team in Berlin completed 1 mile in 5 minutes and 33 seconds wearing swim-fins.