John Evans has managed World Record breaking feats of balance and strength again and again, over many years. Below are just a few of John's record breaking moments. All these world records were / are created by headbalancing the objects for over 10 seconds.

 

 Milk Crates Balancing Records
84 Crates
December 12th 1992

Event:
Big Breakfast -
Channel 4 (UKTV)

86 Crates

August 20th 1993

Event:
Reges & Kathy Lee
Show - New York (USA)

90 Crates
October 27th 1993

Event:
Record Breakers -
BBC1 (UKTV)

91 Crates
May 9th 1995

Event:
Guernsey Liberation Day

92 Crates
March 27th 1996

Event:
Nick & Ann
Breakfast Show
BBC 1 (UKTV)

93 Crates
August 10th 1996

Event:
The Ashfield Show

94 Crates
October 2nd 1996

Event:
Big Breakfast Show - Channel 4 (UKTV)

95 Crates
July 18th 1997

Event:
Ireland Show

96 Crates
April 6th 2001

Event:
Hyde Park - London

98 Crates
July 5th 2008

(347 lbs) Mundy C of
EVC Junior school - Derbyshire UK

98 Milk Crates Balancing Headbalancing World Records
 
 Brick Balancing Records
66 Bricks
December 2nd 1994

Brick Record contest
with Geoff Capes &
Russel Bradley
Guinness Strongman

67 Bricks

August 2nd 1995

Record Breakers -
BBC 1 (UKTV)

70 Bricks
June 30th 1996

The Anne Show (UKTV)



100 Bricks
November 11th 1996

Launch of the Guinness Book of Records

101 Bricks
December 24th 1997

Weight 416 lb
BBC Center for the National Lottery
TV Show (UKTV)

101 Bricks - December 24th 1997 - Weight 416 lb BBC Center for the National Lottery TV Show (UKTV)
 
 Mini Car Balancing Records
 
November 26th 1993

Fantastic Facts with Jonathan Ross (UKTV)

 
May 9th 1995

Guernsey Liberation Day Increased weight

 
January 31st 1999

New Years Eve Celebration increased weight

 
May 24th 1999

Ian Wright Guinness Records Show
(UKTV) Increased
weight to 160kg

 
December 22th 1999

Guinness Show in Paris increased to 162kg

Mini Car Balancing Records
 
 Pints of Beer
225 Pints
November 11th 1997

Children In Need -
BBC 1 (UKTV)

230 Pints
January 22nd 2001

Guinness TV Show Stockholm

235 Pints
September 7th 2002

Dessau - Germany

236 Pints
 

On the Jay Leno Tonight Show - Hollywood

237 Pints
June 28th 2010

Mainz, Germany - appearing German TV show called Flower Garden

275 Glasses
August 15th 2013

Haifa Beer Festival - Israel

child at Israel event - August 15th 2013
Glasses of Beer
 
 Cans of Drink
400 Cans
March 15th 1998

Great World City - Singapore

428 Cans

November 20th 1999

Guinness TV Show Helsinki

325 Cans
November 15th 2003

Larger Size Cans.
Weight = 385LBS
Tesco - Northampton

429 Cans
June 5th 2007

381 lbs 330mm -
Ilkeston School - Nottinghamshire UK

Cans of Drink
 
 Beer & Water Keg Balancing
11 Kegs
June 15th 1998

Hollywood Prime Time Guinness TV Show (USATV)

13 Kegs

March 3rd 2006

Water Kegs - China

Beer / Water Keg Balancing
 
 Miscellaneous Objects Balanced
The Heavy Chevy
November 4th 1997

"The Heavy Chevy"
Noddy Car 352 lbs at
the Master Locksmith Public House -
Derby for BBC Children In Need appeal.

The Heavy Chevy - November 4th 1997 - The Heavy Chevy Car 350 LBS at the Master Locksmith Public House - Derby for BBC Children in Need appeal
548 Footballs
June 28th 1998

Weight 335 lbs
White Rose Centre,
Leeds UK

548 Footballs - June 28th 1998 - Weight 335LBS White Rose Centre, Leeds UK
62 Books
September 12th 1998

Weight 217 lbs, height 48 7/8 inches. Tesco Sheffield balanced 62 copies of the Guinness Book of Records in a single column. On 21 June 2009 John broke that to 204 287lbs and
49 1/8 inches

62 Books - September 12th 1998 - Tesco Sheffield  balanced 62 copies of the Guinness Book of Records in a single column

2 Girls on Bikes

October 24th 1999

Weight 374 lbs
Guinness TV Show -
Helsinki

2 Girls on Bikes - October 24th 1999 - Weight 374LBS Guinness TV Show - Helsinki
Cement Mixers
 

2 Cement Mixers
Weight 349 lbs.
Raised money for the Edward Bright appeal

2 Cement Mixers Weight 349 lbs
96 People
July 23rd 2000

96 People in 1 hour,
each person had to be carried on John's head for 3 metres and then headbalnced for ten seconds.

96 People - July 23rd 2000 - 96 People in 1 hour,  each person had to be carried on John's head for 3 metres and then headbalnced for ten seconds
Bed of Nails
2004

Peter Dowdeswell -
Drinking a Yard of Ale
on Bed of Nails.
Raised over £500.00 for Peter Dowdeswell charity

Peter Dowdeswell Drinking a Yard of Ale on Bed of Nails
A Juggler
August 2004

John balanced James
Martin whilst he juggled
3 clubs on fire for
2:19 sec

A Juggler - August 2004 - John balanced James Martin whilst he juggled 3 clubs on fire for  2:19 sec
Girl Inside
Flaming Oil Drum
2005

Girl Inside a Flaming
Oil Drum

Girl Inside Flaming Oil Drum
Washing
Machines
2005

2 Washing Machines
Weight 363 lbs. Raised over £500.00 for motor Cyclist head injury 2003

Washing Machines
Tall Fridge / Freezer
May 2006

Tall Fridge / Freezer:
297 lbs on Japanese
TV show called
"The Most Awesome
Act On Earth"

Tall Fridge / Freezer - May 2006 - 297 lbs on Japanese TV show called The Most Awesome Act On Earth
Boat
May 2006

Balanced a 352 lbs
speed boat on Japanese
TV show called
"The Most Awesome
Act On Earth"

Speed Boat - May 2006 - Balanced a 140 kg speed boat on Japanese TV show called The Most Awesome Act On Earth
Hong Kong Event
August 2006

Dim Sum Steam Baskets: 400 pieces

Hong Kong Event - August 2006 - Dim Sum Steam Baskets: 400 pieces
Hong Kong Event
August 2006

6 Oil Drums

Hong Kong Event - August 2006 - 6 Oil Drums
Hong Kong Event
August 2006

7 Patio Table,
12ft by 9 inch high.

Hong Kong Event - August 2006 - 7 Patio Table, 12ft by 9 inch high
Motor Cycle
August 2007

Weight 345 lbs,
on Israel TV
"The Inconceivable Show" - Tel Aviv

Motor Bike - August 2007 - Weight 363 lbs, on Israel TV The Inconceivable Show - Tel Aviv
Quad Bike
August 2007

Weight 363 lbs,
on Israel TV
"The Inconceivable Show" - Tel Aviv

Quad Bike - August 2007 - Weight 145 lbs, on Israel TV The Inconceivable Show - Tel Aviv
10 Tyres
August 2007

10 Tyres, on Israel TV
"The Inconceivable Show" - Tel Aviv

10 Tyres
Wooden Barrels
August 2007

3 Wooden Beer Barrels,
on Israel TV "The Inconceivable Show" -
Tel Aviv

3 Wooden Beer Barrels, on Israel TV The Inconceivable Show -  Tel Aviv
2 Bunk Beds
November 8th 2007

BBC Children In Need
Fund Raiser Event.
Balanced two bunk
beds one on top of the other which will be over 12 feet tall!

2 Bunk Beds - November 8th 2007 - BBC Children In Need Fund Raiser Event  Balanced two bunk beds one on top of the other which will be over 12 feet tall!
Loaves of Bread
June 2008

Loaves of Bread:
300 (378 lbs). Raised £1000.00 for the Derby Association for the Blind

Loaves of Bread: 300 (378 lbs)
Flag Pole
April 12th 2009

Tallest Object:
Flag Pole - 22 feet.
This event was sponsored by Kennelgate Superstore, Chaddensden, Derby.
Raised £1300.00 for
the PDSA Derby

Tallest Object: Flag Pole - 22 feet. This event was sponsored by Kennelgate Superstore, Chaddensden, Derby.
Gorilla Tubs
June 13th 2010

25 Gorilla tubs
balanced for 15 seconds hands free at
Billing aquadrome, Northampton on June 12th 2010. Object total size: 10 feet long x
6 feet 3 inches high.

25 Gorilla tubs which had a steel base frame, and other intermedia frames for the tubs to sit on, the size was 10 feet long by 6 feet 3 inches high
40 Metre Walk
April 15th 2011

John balanced the host of the Euro Millions Lottery Show in Berlin
for a 40 metre walk

40 metre walk with host of the euro millions lottery in berlin
Mini Ball Throw
April 15th 2011

John balanced a
Mini Cooper car,
whilst 4 celebs through 40 balls into it, live on
the Euro Millions Lottery Show in Berlin

Mini Ball throw
Eggs
March 31st 2012

John headbalanced
1710 eggs a total
weight of 118kg

1710 eggs at total weight of 118kg
12 Tables
April 30th 2012

12 (2 metre long)
Tables balanced on John's head hands free for over 10 seconds. Record set on South Korean TV show "Starking"

john evans in korea
Trays & Rice
April 30th 2012

John headbalanced
15 trays and 60 rice bowls. Record set on South Korean TV show "Starking"

john evans in korea
Fridge Freezer
April 30th 2012

John headbalanced
a 140kg fridge freezer
hands free on his head for 13 seconds on the South Korean TV show "Starking"

korea fridge freeze world record
11 Tyres
June 17th 2012

John headbalanced
11 tyres for 13 seconds on his head hands free
at Brands Hatch UK

11 tyres for 13 seconds on his head hands free at Brands Hatch UK
10 Fire Bins
October 26th 2012

John balanced 10 fire bins on his head hands free for over 10 seconds at Browns DIY, Derby

John balanced 10 fire bins on his head hands free at Browns DIY, Derby

Ilkeston Event
October 4th 2013

Fastest to walk 15 metres & step over 5 people who are laying down while balancing 100 full half pint glasses on head hands free in 34.50 seconds