world record http://michiganradio.org en World's largest indoor yoga session to take place at Ford Field this Saturday http://michiganradio.org/post/worlds-largest-indoor-yoga-session-take-place-ford-field-saturday <p>Picture this: thousands of people rolling out their yoga mats and getting into downward-facing dog, all in unison.</p><p>That's the vision behind the upcoming "Yoga Rocks Ford Field." It's happening this Saturday at the home of the Detroit Lions with the hope of getting 3,000 people to form the world's largest indoor yoga session.</p><p>Justin Jacobs is the president and founder of ComePlayDetroit, which is organizing Saturday's session, and he joined us today.</p><p><em>Listen to the full interview above.</em></p><p> Thu, 20 Feb 2014 22:23:13 +0000 Stateside Staff 16531 at http://michiganradio.org World's largest indoor yoga session to take place at Ford Field this Saturday The one that DIDN’T get away is a world record http://michiganradio.org/post/one-didn-t-get-away-world-record <p>In a <a href="http://michigan.gov/dnr/0,4570,7-153--295374--,00.html">press release today</a>, Michigan’s Department of Natural Resources says <strong>Joseph Seeberger</strong> has both a state record and now a world record-sized Great Lakes muskellunge.</p><blockquote><p>The International Committee of the Modern Day Muskellunge World Record Program (MDMWRP) recognized Seeberger’s catch as the biggest ever.&nbsp; MDMWRP is a committee of muskellunge scientists, industry leaders, anglers and outdoor media personalities that formed in 2006.</p><p>Prior to Seeberger's submission, there had not been a MDMWRP world-record entry verified. Fri, 22 Feb 2013 16:19:31 +0000 Michigan Radio Newsroom 11369 at http://michiganradio.org The one that DIDN’T get away is a world record Watch Grand Rapids swing dance group smash world record http://michiganradio.org/post/watch-grand-rapids-swing-dance-group-smash-world-record <div class="nH">http://youtu.be/qTE2qxanAag</div><div class="nH">&nbsp;</div><p>It&rsquo;s not unusual to see a thousand people hanging around and swing dancing at Rosa Parks Circle on any given Tuesday night in the summer. The <a href="http://grandrapidsoriginalswingsociety.com/">Grand Rapids Original Swing Society </a>(GROSS) has built a reputation as a fun, safe place for people to dance the night away. Wed, 08 Aug 2012 20:11:50 +0000 Lindsey Smith 8602 at http://michiganradio.org Watch Grand Rapids swing dance group smash world record Grand Rapids tosses world record 925 rubber chickens at once http://michiganradio.org/post/grand-rapids-tosses-world-record-925-rubber-chickens-once <p>Grand Rapids smashed the former world record for rubber chicken chucking set last April in a town near Boston. They got 265 people to toss rubber chickens at once. Last night Grand Rapids tossed an impressive 925.</p><p>The world record title marked the beginning of LaughFest. An event that&#39;ll take over much of Grand Rapids over the next 9 days. Those little yellow smiley faces representing the festival dot billboards, bar windows, churches; people even wear them as lapel pins.</p> Fri, 11 Mar 2011 13:36:38 +0000 Lindsey Smith 1605 at http://michiganradio.org Grand Rapids tosses world record 925 rubber chickens at once