TheBlaze tries to keep its readers informed of some of the most interesting world records as they're set throughout the year, but there is no way we can cover them all.
Thank you Guinness for putting together a video that compiles some of the most stunning records set in 2012 into one place.
Here are a few screenshots of the highlights:
Furthest trampoline slam dunk - Thilo Schwarck, 7.75 m (Image: YouTube screenshot)
Fastest motorcycle wheelie on ice - Ryan Sucjanek, 152.89 km/h (Image: YouTube screenshot)
Tightest parallel parking in reverse - Ronny Wechselberger, 35 cm (Image: YouTube screenshot)
Largest loop the loop in a car - Greg Tracy and Tanner Foust, Hot Wheels Double Loop Dare, 18.29 m (Image: YouTube screenshot)
Shortest living man - Chandra Bahdur Dangi - 54.6 cm (Image: YouTube screenshot)
Watch what a "truly amazing year for record breaking" looks like in this slightly more than 4-minute video:
See the list of records included in this video here.
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