5 - 8 Dec 2017
2017 edition of the World Memory Championship will be held in Shenzhen, Guangdong.
entrant representing 30 countries will participate.
Number of events that participants compete in before being crowned champion. Current champion is Alex Mullen, a 25-year-old medical student from Mississippi, USA. Some of the records he holds:
longest sequence of numbers memorized in five minutes.
longest sequence of numbers memorized in an hour.
longest sequence of cards memorized in an hour.