• lantern

    In 2002, San Fernando City switched on the world’s Largest Christmas Lantern which measured 26.8 m in dia

  • catwalk

    In Nov 2012, 2,255 models broke the world catwalk record at Glorietta Mall, Makati

  • inmates

    1588 inmates from CPDRC (Cebu) set the world record for Largest Thriller Dance in Jun 2007

  • rainbow

    30,365 students and staff of PUP gathered at Rizal Park in 2004 to form the world’s Largest Human Rainbow

  • shoe

    In 2002, Marikina City crafted the world’s largest pair of shoes – each measuring 5.5m x 2.25m and 1.83m high

  • skylantern2

    15,185 sky lanterns were released in UPV Field Miag-ao, Iloilo for a world record on 24 May 2013

  • taal

    Largest island (Vulcan Pt) in a lake (Crater Lake) on an island (volcano) in a lake (L.Taal) on an island (Luzon)

  • trees

    64, 096 trees were planted in 15 mins by nearly 7,000 people on Feb 2011 at Camarines Sur

  • zumba

    12,975 people broke the world zumba record in Mandaluyong on 19 July 2015.

  • dishes

    5, 845 cheese dishes were served at Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City on Dec 2009 to achieve the world record

About Us

About Us

Philippine Book of Records

The Philippine Book of Records (PBOR) is a non-profit association established in 2012, primarily to compile and adjudicate all national records, and to advise and promote world records. It was formed in response to widespread voices for a national body to administer and make local record breaking possible. There are currently about 25 countries around the world with their own record keeping bodies.

Mission of PBOR

  • Compile and administer all national records.
  • Create and adjudicate national records.
  • Advise and promote world records.
  • Promote national sports and sportsmanship.
  • Provide a platform to showcase human excellence.
  • Organise programmes and assist charitable organisations.