The Guinness World Records 60th anniversary book chronicling amazing and unusual feats comes out Thursday.
So we thought it'd be a good time to take a look at records with Long Island connections.
Most are still standing, and while a few have since been overtaken, hey, that's the whole idea. Setting a mark is what motivates others to strive even harder.
Click on the link above to check out Long Island's record feats. And is there a Guinness World Record with a Long Island connection that we missed? Email information to firstname.lastname@example.org.