An attempt at the world record for longest floor hockey game was played in Regina over the August long weekend.
24 players played in a floor hockey game the ran for 62 straight hours which ended at 8 P.M. Sunday night
The record attempt was made as a part of filming for a local comedy movie titled Talent where the main character plays the world’s longest floor hockey game as a fundraiser.
Lucas Frison, The co-writer, producer and director of the movie, wanted to use the idea to give people a chance at being a part of something different.
“I also wanted to give ,not just the people working on the film, but everyone in Regina something cool and something unique for them to come check out and come ba a part of,” said Frison.
Footage of the game, as well as written evidence, is being sent away to Guinness for confirmation of the record.
Frison said the next step is to get some sleep and begin editing work on the film.
The final score in the game was 1036-940.