Around 7,800 New Zealanders have joined forces in Rotorua to attempt the world’s largest haka.
The current Guinness World Record – set in France in 2014 – stands at just over 4,000 people.
Everyone taking part in the traditional Maori war dance was given a ticket, and the attempt was watched from the sky.
While the record will take months to verify, organisers are confident that they smashed it.
New Zealanders attempt world’s largest haka in Rotorua