Lahore, October 23, 2012 (PPI-OT): Guinness World Record adjudicator Gareth Deaves has praised the organization of Guinness record breaking events during the ongoing Punjab Youth and Sport Festival. “It was a memorable experience to be part of such big gatherings.
It were the best ever organized events for Guinness World Records which I have seen as an adjudicator during an event and its credit goes to Punjab Government and Sports Board Punjab,” he said before his departure to England here on Tuesday.
He said it was an amazing feeling to experience that high standard organizational facilities for attempting GWR and he was very much impressed with the handling of all the events, specially the big ones including singing of Pakistan’s national anthem and formation of the flag.
“I have attended a number of record breaking events but the way Punjab Government organized the events it showed a lot of discipline and keenness on part of the gatherings on the occasion of making new records,” he said. Gareth gave credit to the youth of Punjab for getting Pakistan into GRW by demonstrating higher exhibition of skills and talent and said it was the result of their hard work and commitment which put their country into record book for establishing as many as eleven new marks in different fields.
“It was a very impressive show on part of Pakistani youth and it is good to see that Pakistani youth created number of records in a very well behaved and disciplined manner,” said the GWR adjudicator. “Punjab youth is full of talent and it was a life time experience to see big gatherings singing national anthem and forming national flag,” he said He further added: “If they keep doing hard work in a similar wan they can do a lot more in future for bringing good name for their country.”
He said the creation of records has created a new image of Pakistani people who are keen to do wonders in different fields and tasks. Gareth said GWR team is very impressed to see the enthusiasm of the people of Pakistan and he was glad to see the interest of people to attempt create new records for GWR.
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