FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, January 27th, 2015
NBC SPORTS AND PATRICK PETERSON BREAK GUINNESS WORLD RECORD® FOR MOST SELFIES TAKEN IN AN HOUR
Arizona Cardinals CB Takes World Record 1449 Selfies
Peterson Breaks World Record With Help From NBC Sports and Deer Valley High School Students
Phoenix, Ariz. – January 27, 2015 – As part of NBC Sports Digital’s social media campaign surrounding Super Bowl XLIX, Arizona Cardinals CB Patrick Peterson visited Deer Valley High School in Glendale, Ariz., today and broke the world record for most selfies taken in an hour, according to GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS®.
Peterson, a four-time Pro Bowler, and NBC Sports Digital’s social media correspondent during Super Bowl week, snaped 1449 selfies. The previous GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS® record was 657. Along with students from Deer Valley High School, Peterson was in every photo and took every picture himself.
The official certificate, video and photos from the event are posted on NBC’s Sunday Night Football social media accounts. Links to each of the accounts are listed below.
In addition, the Sunday Night Football bus was onsite at Deer Valley High School and open to students after the record attempt. Fans can follow GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS® on Twitter: @GWR and Instagram:Guinnessworldrecords.
–NBC SPORTS GROUP–