40 Players Set World Record For World’s Longest Hockey Game, Playing Nearly 24/7 For 11 Straight Days

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A record was just set for the world’s longest hockey game after 40 hockey players in Alberta played around the clock for 11 straight days, or 251 hours and 9 minutes in total. This remarkable world record-setting feat is even more respectable when you discover that the game was played to raise money for cancer research.

The origins of this game go back to 1991 when a man by the name of Terry Saik died of colon cancer. Before he passed away, Terry Saik...

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