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Johanna Quaas
86 year-old Johanna Quaas from Germany is named the Oldest Gymnast. Remarkably the retired PE teacher from Leipzig; Germany only began to train at gymnastics in her 50s taking part in her first competition at the age of 56

Guinness World Records 2013

13 September 2012

A whole host of wacky personalities have been acknowledged for their achievements in the new 2013 edition of the Guinness World Records. Here's the pick of the crop...