Transcending yourself and establishing new personal or even world records - this is the goal of IMPOSSIBILITY CHALLENGER, organized by the Sri Chinmoy Centres. This video covers the highlights of the first events held in Zurich in 1988. Enjoy!
In the Sports Stadium of Leiria, the International Sri Chinmoy Centres presented another edition of IMPOSSIBILITY CHALLENGER, an event where people with special skills could transcend themselves and establish a personal or even a World Record. This video shows some highlights of the event which took place on December 7, 2014.
Sri Chinmoy founded the International Self-Transcendence Games "Impossibility Challenger" (IC) in 1982. Over the years it became an important gathering of people who want to transcend themselves and hopefully establish a new Guinness or even World Record. To announce this year's edition, which takes place in a big stadium in Leiria, Portugal, on December 7th 2014, this video introduces the founder (Portuguese Text).
O visionário da paz Sri Chinmoy (1931 -2007) fundou o Impossibility Challenger em 1982. Este evento internacional de recordes procura levar as pessoas a experienciarem a alegria que ocorre quando desafiamos a aparente impossibilidade, aumentando desta forma a crença em nós próprios e nas nossas capacidades e, partilhando ao mesmo tempo a nossa inspiração com os outros. Sri Chinmoy dedicou a sua vida proclamando os ideais da amizade e unicidade universal, vendo no desporto um maravilhoso meio unificador para a concretização desses mesmos ideais.
In Lagos (Algarve, Portugal), Ashrita Furman established a new world record and his 169th Guinness Record on December 27th 2013. Underwater in a pool he managed to drive on a unicycle 100 loops and completed a distance of 1200 m in a time of 1:52 h. Watch this short report produced by Lusa Video.
In February 2004 Multi-Guinness Record holder Ashrita Furman from Queens, NY, successfully balanced a full milk bottle on his head for one mile in 7:47 min and all this in the beautiful surroundings of the historical monument of Borobudur on Java. Enjoy this clip!