World records

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    Video caption: Former paratrooper attempts record jump without parachute

    John Bream attempted to break two world records after jumping from a helicopter without a parachute.

  2. Breaking World Records At Home

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    Video caption: If I could ever break a world record, it would be this one.

    If I could ever break a world record, it would be this one.

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    Video caption: Man in box of ice breaks world record

    Austrian Josef Koeberl lasted over two hours in a box of ice, wearing only swimming trunks.

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    Video caption: Boy, 8, becomes youngest to solo pilot hot air balloon

    JT Tarp, from Georgia, rose to an altitude of 400ft (122m) during his 20-minute flight.

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    Video caption: Motorbike handlebar wheelie world speed record broken by 1mph

    Stunt driver Jonny Davies got his bike up to 109.2mph - beating the world record by 1mph.

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    Video caption: Skateboarder, 11, lands record 1080-degree turn

    Gui Khury from Brazil achieved the goal after using his time in lockdown to practise.

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    Video caption: Richard Parks: How he set two world records in the South Pole

    Adventurer Richard Parks describes how he broke two world records in the South Pole.

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    Video caption: World's largest firework set off in Colorado, USA

    It weighed 2,800lbs (1,270kg) and was successfully launched in the US state of Colorado.

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    Video caption: South African man breaks own barrel sitting record

    After no-one surpassed the record he set in 1997, Vernon Kruger set out to beat it himself.