Tag: <span>breaks</span>

Cate Campbell breaks 100m freestyle world record at Short Course Championships

Posted November 28, 2015 19:33:00 Cate Campbell has set a one hundred metres freestyle planet record during the 200m final at the Australian Brief Course Championships in Sydney. Coach Simon Cusack challenged his star pupil to break the 51.38 mark set by Libby Trickett in 2009 following Saturday morning’s 200m heats. And the 23-year-old responded…


Canberra breaks Christmas tree lights record

Posted November 27, 2015 22:51:39 Photo: The record-breaking Christmas tree lights up for the initial time in Civic. (ABC News: Alexandra Beech) Map: Canberra 2600 Canberra has broken the planet record for the greatest quantity of lights adorning an artificial Christmas tree. The 22-metre tree in Civic was strung with 518,838 LED lights to raise…