After 11 days of watching some of the world’s best athletes, swimmers, gymnasts, cyclists… (the list goes on) it’s about time we, the average populous, take back some of our dignity and regained our own sporting glory. Head to Carnaby Street from 12.30-1.30pm until August 9 for your chance to be immortalised by Guinness World Records in a unique sporting event. From fastest shoe tie while wearing boxing gloves to most bounces on a spacehopper, Guinness World Record officials will reveal new silly sporting challenges each day so head down for your chance to be your own, special kind of hero. Carly-Ann Clements
For more info, see carnaby.co.uk.