Gary Duschl

Guinness World Record
Gum Wrapper Chain


Top 100 USA
TODAY AWARD
Official Length on March 11, 2014
78,550 feet
Containing 1,871,538 Gum Wrappers!
Hello, I'm Gary Duschl of Virginia Beach, Virginia, current record holder of the world's longest gum wrapper chain.

About the Chain:
Began on March 11, 1965
$131,007 Worth of Gum
1,101 lbs or 500 kgs
Volume 87 Cubic Feet
WRIGLEY Wrappers Only
Record Holder for 19 Years
Over 30,000 Hours of Work
Relative Lengths:
14.876 Miles or 23.9 kms
262 Football Fields
392 Hockey Rinks
238 Soccer Fields
54 Empire State Buildings
15 Minutes by Car at 60 mph
6 Hours to Walk the Length
Currently as of July 11, 2014
1,929,346 wrappers    80,849 feet