On Thursday, November 13, 2014, the world celebrated the 60th Anniversary of Guinness World Records by having Guinness World Records Day. On this day, thousands of people all over the world took part in attempting to break many Guinness World Records.
CBC’s The Homestretch talked to Rob McLeod, who currently holds 5 Guinness World Records, all about the process and what it’s like to set a Guinness Record.
On Sunday, October 12, 2014 at around 2:45pm, Davy Whippet and Rob McLeod broke the WFDF World Record for CANINE MTA with a catch at 10.56 seconds. The previous record of 10.14 seconds was set in 2003. MTA stands for Maximum Time Aloft and the time is determined from 3 timers measuring the total time from when Rob released the disc to when Davy catches it.
This is the 5th World Record for Davy and Rob as a team. This is Rob’s 12th World Record including his 5th