GWR: Akwa-Ibom Man Obot Breaks Longest Reading Marathon, Heads to Set New Record



Nigerian man Mr John Obot, from Akwa Ibom State, has broken the existing Guinness World Record, for the Longest Marathon Reading Aloud by an individual. Mr John Obot broke the existing record by Turkey’s Rysbai Isakov, the current holder of this record who achieved this feat in 2022, reading for 124 hours and 15 minutes.

However, John Obot is now heading to set a new record of 145 hours of marathon reading aloud by an individual.