History of TTW Events

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2014

Thrill Day was held on Saturday, October 25th @10:00pm GMT! Are you ready to THRILL? 2013 Thrill Day was held on Saturday, October 26th @9:00pm GMT! Final Count: approximately 6,451 Zombies at 134 events in 22 countries and 6 continents. Estimated Funds Raised: Over $68,000 plus food/clothing/charitable donations.

Biggest Dances: Redmond, WA, USA–256, Istanbul, Turkey–221, Eugene, Oregon, USA–213.

2012

Thrill Day was held on Saturday, October 27th @7:00pm GMT! Final COUNT: approximately 9,650 Zombies at 181 events in 21 countries and 5 continents. Estimated Funds Raised: Over $25,776 plus food/clothing/charitable donations.

Biggest Dances: Redmond, Washington, USA-340, Marseille, Alpe Cote D Azur, France–248, Phoenix, Arizona, USA-246, Chico, California, USA-237,

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2010

Thrill Day was held on Saturday, October 23rd @11:00AM GMT and/or Sunday,October 24 @11:00PM GMT
Final Count: 13,042 Zombies at 221 Events in 28 countries and 5 continents.
Event #1 11 AM GMT Count: 5,098, 69 Events.
Event #2 11 PM GMT Count: 7,944, 142 Events.
Estimated Funds Raised: Over 106 different charities were involved.
Biggest: (Highest Event Totals): 100+: 27, 200+: 11, 300+: 3, 400+: 1 (Perth, Australia)

2009

Thrill Day was held on Saturday, October 24th @8:30pm GMT
Final Count: 22,571 Zombies at 441 events in 33 countries and 5 continents.
Estimated Funds Raised: Over $100,000 for over 80 charities was raised.
Thrill The World sets a new world record with the Record Holders Republic simultaneously performing “Thriller.”

2008

October 25th/October 26th Thrill The World sets a new world record with the Record Holders Republic, with 4,179 people from 10 nations (Australia, Canada, England, Germany, Ireland, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, New Zealand, Scotland, United States of America, and Wales) simultaneously performed The “Thriller” Dance as part of the Thrill The World event, organized by Ines Markeljevic of Canada.

July– Thrill The World launches brand new website, with help from zombie community Crawl of the Dead.April– Ines teaches in Austin, Texas.

Thrill The World – Official 2008 International Video! – YouTube

2007

February Thrill The World website launches

June Registration opens for the 2007 event.
Ines meets Adrian Grant, friend of Michael Jackson.
Ines teaches Thriller in Scotland, Croatia and Italy.

August Ines teaches Thriller in San Diego, California.

October October 27th & 28th, Thrill The World 2007 takes place.
1,722 people in 52 cities on 5 continents danced “Thriller” at exactly the same time, setting two world records for Largest Simultaneous Thriller Dance with the World Records Academy and the Record Holders Republic. Thrill The World – Toronto – Oct. 27, 2007 – YouTube

November Ines is invited to teach at Wayne State University..

2006
November Work begins on creating the Thrill The World project.

October Email from Guinness, approving record attempt.
Started planning Thrill Toronto 2006 takes place.
62 people dance and the first Guinness World Record is set for “Largest Thriller Dance.” Media impressions exceeding 3.2 million worldwide.

 

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