Impossibility Challenger

Impossibility Challenger seeks to inspire people from all walks of life to experience the spirit of self-transcendence in a unique way. It serves as a platform for anyone who wants to push the limits of human possibility and tries to establish a new World Record or personal record in non-Olympic disciplines. Impossibility Challenger is sponsored by the Sri Chinmoy Center and was first organized in Zurich, Switzerland in 1982. From 2002 to 2010 in took place in Munich, Germany and later also in New Zealand and Hungary.

November 14th & 15th 2015
Berlin, Germany

The next edition of Impossibility Challenger takes place on November 14th and 15th in Berlin, Germany.


If you are interested in participating with a record, please fill out the application form available in the registration page. If you plan to try a Guinness World Record you need to get in touch with the Guinness Book of Records approximately 12 weeks before your attempt, to learn about their rules and regulations. New records can also be published at, a record holder club founded by Ralf Laue in Germany.

2014 Edition - Portugal

Poster_final.jpgImpossibility Challenger 2014 took place on the 6th and 7th of December in the Stadium of Leiria, Leiria city, Portugal. Impossibility Challenger is sponsored by the Sri Chinmoy Centers. The City Hall of Leiria sponsored the Stadium and warmly welcomed the realization of the event.

It was the first time that the Impossibility Challenger visited Portugal. Over 130 participants from five countries set eleven new World Records and three personal records!

In this link you can check all the results of the 2014 edition.

And here you can take a look at videos, tv and magazine news, fotos and more!

Thank you Portugal for your enthusiasm and for being such an excellent host!!

Ashrita Furman - the person with most Guinness World Records

During the last 12 years the Impossibility Challenger featured even Ashrita Furman with several records.

Ashrita is THE man in the world with the most Guinness World records. He established over 500 Guinness World Records and currently still holds over 200.


Ashrita Furman breaking the record on Longest Time Balancing on Swiss Ball (Stonehenge)

Videos of Impossibility Challenger

Watch here a video of the 2012 edition of Impossibility Challenger in Hungary

Here you can check out more videos of previous editions of Impossibility Challenger:

2012 - click here to watch

2010 - click here to watch

2002 - click here to watch

1986 to 1991 - click here to watch a video compilation

Desafiando Impossibilidades

Biggest ballon hat in the world and fastest mile in a shopping car :)


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