Gary Duschl

Guinness World Record
Gum Wrapper Chain


Top 100 USA
TODAY AWARD
Official Length on March 11, 2016
89,431 feet
Containing 2,142,857 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
$150,000 Worth of Gum
1,260 lbs or 571 kgs
Volume 101 Cubic Feet
WRIGLEY Wrappers Only
Record Holder for 22 Years
Over 34,000 Hours of Work
Relative Lengths:
16.938 Miles or 27.3 kms
298 Football Fields
447 Hockey Rinks
271 Soccer Fields
61 Empire State Buildings
17 Minutes by Car at 60 mph
6 Hours to Walk the Length
Currently as of November 11, 2016
2,228,259 wrappers    92,893 feet