10 Amazing Guinness Record Holder Women
These women have no undoubtedly made their mark in the world with their list of achievements. Here we have 10 women who made their mark in the world with the most unique records that can’t be challenged by anyone. Read the article to know who these women are!
1. Malala Yousafzai – Youngest Nobel Peace Prize winner.
Malala Yousafzai aged just 17 years, 2 months and 23 days, Pakistani schoolgirl campaigner Malala Yousafzai became the youngest ever Nobel Peace Prize winner last year after being recognised for her work promoting the right for girls to have an education. One of the world’s most respected awards, the Nobel Peace Prize is given to people or organisations that have made outstanding achievements in different areas. Malala won the award jointly with Indian child rights activist Kailash Satyarthi.
2. Juliana Buhring – fastest circumnavigation by bicycle.
In December 2012, Juliana Buhring set a new world record for the fastest circumnavigation of the world on a bicycle by a female. Starting and finishing at Piazza Plebescito in Naples, Italy, Juliana’s amazing feat took 152 days and one hour and saw her cycle a gruelling distance of 29,070 km (18,063.22 miles). Under the rules of the record a rider must travel the same distance as the circumference of the Earth – 24,900 miles – in one direction, starting and finishing in the same place. Travel by sea and air is allowed, but at least 18,000 miles of the route must be cycled.