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A 19-Year-Old Hungarian Phenom Just Shattered Michael Phelps' World Record

Michael Phelps is no longer king of the 200-meter Butterfly. And Kristóf Milák didn't just break Phelps' long-standing world record in the event ...

There's a New Women's World Record in the Mile Run—and it Happened in Unbelievable Fashion

A new world record has been set for the mile run. Sifan Hassan, a 26-year-old Ethiopian-Dutch runner, clocked a 4:12.33 mile at the recent Diamond ...

The World's Strongest Man Just Broke the 100m Rowing Record Without Training for it

Standing 6-foot-8 and weighing 425 pounds, American strongman Brian Shaw is a humongous human being. A native of Fort Lupton, Colorado, Shaw has domin...

Are You Planking Your Way Into Back Pain?

You might think the Plank exercise is easy. If so, you're probably doing it wrong. If you think being strong means you can hold a Plank for as long...

High School Kid Does 7,306 Pull-Ups in 18 Hours to Set Guinness World Records

Check out young Shapiro breaking records... @RelayLangleyVA @LangleyBaseball pic.twitter.com/GfdN7ZQZ1h — Jessica Statz (@jnstatz) May 15, 2016...