[WorldKings – World Almanac Event 2022] 145th year aniversary the inaugural Wimbledon Championships begins (July 09,1877 – July 09, 2022)
(Worldkings.org) The Championships, Wimbledon, commonly known simply as Wimbledon or The Championships, is the oldest tennis tournament in the world, and is regarded by many as the most prestigious. It has been held at the All England Club in Wimbledon, London, since 1877 and is played on outdoor grass courts, and since 2009 with a retractable roof over Centre Court.
WORLDKINGS - Worldkings News - America Records Institute (AMRI) – AAU Junior National Volleyball Championships: World's largest volleyball event
(Worldkings.org) AAU Junior National Volleyball Championships is the largest volleyball event in the world, with more than 2,700 teams participating annually.
[WORLDKINGS] The unique contests around the world – P46 – World Nettle Eating Championship (England) : Stinging nettle battle, challenging the taste buds of hundreds of people
(WorldKings.org) The Bottle Inn in Dorset is the host venue for the annual World Nettle Eating Championship, which invites entrants to eat as many stinging nettles as they can in an hour.
[WORLDKINGS] The unique contests around the world - P43 – Yukigassen: Japan's fierce snowball Olympics
(worldkings.org) On February 20 a mountain in Hokkaido, Japan erupted. Not in the traditional explosion of lava and ash, but in a hail of snowballs: It’s the 28th annual Showa Shinzan International Yukigassen World Championship.
WORLDKINGS - Worldkings News - Europe Records Institute (EURI) – The Open Championship: World's oldest golf tournament
(Worldkings.org) The current champion is Shane Lowry, who won the 148th Open at Royal Portrush Golf Club in Northern Ireland with a score of 269.
(WorldKings.org) Sometimes we joke that eating is a sport, but for these brave souls—scarfing down on everything from super-charged peppers to hulking steaks. This is top 5 craziest eating competitions in the world.
WORLDKINGS - Worldkings News - Europe Records Institute (EURI) – Wimbledon: World's oldest tennis tournament
(Worldkings.org) Wimbledon is the world's oldest tennis tournament. It has been held at the All England Club in Wimbledon, London, since 1877 and is played on outdoor grass courts, and since 2009 with a retractable roof over Centre Court.
[RECORD NOMINATION] America Records Institute (AMRI) – P43 - East Coast Surfing Championships (America): Longest running surfing contest in Americas
(Worldkings.org) East Coast Surfing Championships, America is the longest running surfing contest in Americas.
WORLDKINGS - Worldkings News - America – Ultimate Fighting Championship: The largest mixed martial arts competition in the world
(Worldkings.org) Ultimate Fighting Championship is the largest mixed martial arts promotion company in the world.
(WorldKings.org) On September 19, 2018 , 150 girls of UCMAS Academy set a new world record for the World’s Longest Maths Relay Race at the Championship, according to World Book of Records (WBR) and Asia Book of Records. Moreover, it took them only 26 minutes and 26 seconds.