Three Contestants Beat Bell Ringing World Record at 105 Hours

Monday, December 9, 2013
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After five grueling days of non-stop bell ringing, the three contenders for the Salvation Army World Bell Ringing record agreed to jointly lay their bells down after 105…

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Ring it on: The World Record Bell Ringing Contest Is Back!

Tuesday, November 27, 2012
2011 record-holders from Indianapolis, Leilan McNally and Caleb Stokes.

The Salvation Army invites bell ringers nationwide to enter a contest to challenge the world record for a longest continuous hand bell ringing by an individual at a…

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45 Hours of Non-Stop Bell Ringing…and Counting

Saturday, December 17, 2011

Their numbers have shrunk to just six final contestants, but the ringers are still standing after 45 (now 46) hours of non-stop bell ringing. They are half-awake, delirious,…

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Red Kettle Ringers Beat 2010 Record!

Saturday, December 17, 2011

December 17, 2011, at 12:01 a.m.–just after midnight–15 Salvation Army bell ringers in cities across the country surpassed the world record set in 2010 for the longest continuous…

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Moving Past 30 and Onto 36 Hours to Set a World Record

Friday, December 16, 2011
Alan Jermyn in Biloxi, MS with a little bit of support.

Fifteen Salvation Army volunteer bell ringers, including Alan Jermyn in Biloxi, MS, are only 6 hours away from matching and surpassing the 36 hour benchmark for hours rung…

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