It is now official, we have received confirmation and a nice swanky certificate, to verify that WORLD MATHS DAY holds the world record for :

The largest online maths competition – (which consisted of 1,204,766 participants and was achieved by World Maths Day 2010, in 56,082 schools in 235 countries, on 3 March 2010)”

Huge congratulations to every student, teacher and parent to have taken part. You are now all world record holders! Next year is set to be even bigger, if you would like to see what is in store and check out the results from this year just go to

Check out the full story at the Guinness World Records site.