BATHURST, AUSTRALIA - OCTOBER 06: A pile of beer cans is seen during practice for the Bathurst 1000 which is round ten of the V8 Supercars Championship at the Mount Panorama circuit October 6, 2007 in Bathurst, Australia. (Photo by Brendon Thorne/Getty Images)

The Brewers at Geaghan Brother’s Brewing in Bangor, Maine set out to break a Guinness World Record for Most Cans Opened Simultaneously! The current record is 1,149 cans. They made the attempt at Bangor’s Annual Chamber Dinner and here is what happened, maybe Lem & Ephus were in charge of counting?

They opened 1,122!!! 28 cans short!!

As they said on their Facebook Page

“The official results are in, and our official number was 1,122. We missed setting a new world record by just 28 cans! While we didn’t set a new world record, we set a record for Bangor, and we had fun and enjoyed the experience! Special thanks to the Bangor Region Chamber of CommerceBuoy LocalMaine DistributorsThe Advertising Specialists of Maine, the great staff at the Cross Insurance Center, and to everyone who attended and participated!”

Here is the full story in the good ol’ Bangor Daily,

Bangor falls 28 cans short of breaking world record

Bangor came just shy of breaking the world record for simultaneously opened cans last Friday, according to Geaghan Brothers Brewing Co. At the city's Annual Chamber Dinner, guests opened 1,122 cans at once - falling 28 cans short of breaking the Guinness World Record for most cans opened simultaneously, according to the brewery, which supplied the majority of the cans and filmed the massive toast.

 

 

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