A video from the 2011 IARU High Speed Telegraphy World Championships was posted on YouTube. The video shows the competitor achieving, according to the description, a transmission rate of 200 characters per minute. The competition was held at Bielefeld, Germany and resulted in 3 world records.[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b9S-NzsUD5w&rel=0]
This year, the competition will be held at Beatenberg, Switzerland on October 17 to 21.