10 of the Weirdest Guinness Records Ever

world record for escalator ride

Aussie sets world record for escalator ride. Australia, home to some of the strangest animals ever seen, has also hosted one of the weirdest world records. Case in point: A Sri Lankan man, Suresh Joachim, rode an escalator for 140 miles at a New South Wales shopping center in 1998 to top the world escalator ride record.