Waterskiing is no joke. It not only requires talent behind the boat but also a skilled driver to yank a human from the murky depths so they can skim across the water’s surface atop a pair of oversized toothpicks. Now imagine pulling 80 skiers. At the same time. Behind one boat. Well, the Wisconsin-based Rock Aqua Jays water ski team and Mercury Racing did exactly that, earning an official Guinness World Record for the feat.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2018/11/08/900-hp-boat-pulls-80-waterskiers-to-a-guiness-world-record