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The Record Breaking Podcast interviews world-class athletes, performers, and competitors who have earned a place in the record books. Join our host, Jason Shen, as he explores their stories and helps us understand what it takes to be the best.

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#6—Gihan Amarasiriwardena and the Fastest James Bond Style Half Marathon

  Gihan is the co-founder of Ministry of Supply, a men’s clothing company that offers blazers, shirts, and pants optimized for fit, feel, and function. In November of 2015, Gihan set the Guinness World Record for the fastest half-marathon (the Glouster Half Merrython) while wearing a full suit, a record previously held by a runner …

#5 — Kydani Dover Swimming into the Hall of Fame

  Kydani Dover is a boss, and a record-breaking club, high school, and collegiate swimmer. I first met her in March 2016, when we were both being inducted into our high school’s athletic hall of fame. Kydani set 7 records while at North, including for 50-yard freestyle, the 100-yard free style, the 200-yard freestyle, the …

#4—Bjørn Nyland Cruises to a Tesla Hypermiling Record

This episode is brought to you by Upbeat PR – an amazing media relations company that gets you PR on demand. Bjørn Nyland loves Tesla. I mean like he really loves Tesla. He made dozens of YouTube videos about Tesla while working as a programmer in a university in Norway and now does YouTube work full-time. In August of …