A second Guinness World Record attempt is scheduled. On Saturday, February 6th , 1 PM at the Boise State Engineering and Science Festival in the Simplot Ballroom at the Student Union Building at BSU.
World’s Fastest 5 Ball Juggler, David Rush, All Ages, 1:00pm (45 minutes) (I) – Local technology professional and juggler on the side will share his STEM story told through juggling, culminating with an attempt to break the Guinness World Record for “most juggling catches in one minute (five balls)”. The current record is 330 catches in 1 minute (5.5 catches per second). BSU SUB in Simplot ballroom
The festival runs all day (9-4) with over 40 cool activities for kids of all ages. Come hear an astronaut speak, build your own circuit, design a catapult and see the freezing effects of liquid nitrogen.
As this is an official Guinness attempt, it must be verified by official witnesses. A couple folks who have graciously agreed to be the official witnesses:
Matt Freeman: Executive Director, Idaho State Board of Education
George Mulhern: CEO, Cradlepoint. Former partner, Highway 12 ventures; SVP, HP
Greg Alexander: Superintendent, Garden Valley School District