Gary Duschl

Guinness World Record
Gum Wrapper Chain


Top 100 USA
TODAY AWARD
Official Length on March 11, 2015
83,625 feet
Containing 2,000,000 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
$140,000 Worth of Gum
1,176 lbs or 533 kgs
Volume 100 Cubic Feet
WRIGLEY Wrappers Only
Record Holder for 20 Years
Over 32,000 Hours of Work
Relative Lengths:
15.838 Miles or 25.5 kms
278 Football Fields
418 Hockey Rinks
253 Soccer Fields
57 Empire State Buildings
16 Minutes by Car at 60 mph
6 Hours to Walk the Length
Currently as of June 11, 2015
2,038,061 wrappers    85,132 feet