• 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

Largest Board Game Tournament

Largest Board Game Tournament

The largest board game tournament consisted of 43,157 participants playing chess and was achieved by the Cebu City Sports Commission (Philippines) in Cebu, Philippines, on 22 January 2012. The record attempt started on 13 July 2012 when 750 school teachers were trained in playing chess who then went on to teach school children. From October to December 2011 classroom tournaments were held, followed by school tournaments. The top 32 players from each of the 100 schools went on to the grand finals at the Cebu Chess Festival, where the 3,200 finalists competed from 21 to 22 January 2012 at the Cebu City Sports Center. The overall winner of the tournament was Allan Pason.