The 41-year-old finished the Kansas City marathon in five hours, 48 minutes and 27 seconds, at the same time constructing a scarf measuring 12ft 1¾” long. Babcock, a graphic design professor at the University of Central Missouri, eclipsed the previous Guinness world record, held by Britain’s Susie Hewer.
How long is the longest scarf ever knitted?
The longest knitted scarf measures 4,565.46 m (14,978 ft 6.16 in) long and was achieved by Helge Johansen (Norway), in Oslo, Norway, on 12 November 2013.
How long is the world’s longest scarf?
Share. The longest crocheted scarf measures 29.17 km (95, 725 ft) and was achieved by 67 Blankets for Nelson Mandela Day (South Africa) at Mandela Capture Site, Howick, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, on 29 July 2018. This record was attempted to pay tribute to the late Nelson Mandela.
What is the world record for knitting?
The longest finger knitting is 19,369.5 m (63,548 ft 2.7 in) long, achieved by Ida Sofie Myking Veseth (Norway) as measured in Lonevåg, Norway, on 4 March 2016.
Which person holds the record for the longest scarf knitted while running a marathon?
British runner Susie Hewer currently holds the record for the longest scarf knitted while running a marathon. She knitted a 6-foot, seven-inch-long orange, yellow and blue scarf this year at the London Marathon, while managing to finish the race in 5:58.
What is the longest French knitting?
The longest french knitting measures 31.42 km (19 mi 929 yd) and was created by Edward Hannaford (UK) in Sittingbourne, UK, as verified on 12 April 2016.
How long is the worlds longest crochet chain?
The longest crochet chain measures 130 km (80.78 miles) and was created by Anne Vanier-Drüssel (France). It was presented and measured in Aniane, France, on 14 October 2009.