The rules for Calgary's ambitious attempt are rigid.
Men and women will sit across from each other, knee-to-knee, for three-minute mini-dates.
Stewards will be assigned to keep a watchful eye and assure everyone is participating — 20 dates per attendee is the minimum Guinness requirement.
It costs to register for Calgary Speed Dating's world-record attempt and includes free food and a dance after the mini-dating.As of mid-day Tuesday, 300 people had already signed on to take part. Cathy Brewer, is organizing a speed dating event at the Telus Spark building where more than 600 Calgary men and women hope to make it into the Guinness World Book of Records for speed dating on Valentine’s Day. Whether you’re a young family, in your tweens and building new ideas, or an adult who is compelled to find the ‘why’ behind the science, TELUS Spark is for you. Conferences and events act as a catalyst for innovation and new ideas. Exhibits and programs ignite a sense of wonder and excitement.
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