- The Weasley twins, Fred and George, fly Cleansweep Fives while playing on the Gryffindor Quidditch team (CS7) and escape from Hogwarts on them during their seventh year. (OP28, OP29, OP30)
- Gwendolyn Morgan, the captain of the Holyhead Harpies team in 1953, flew with a Cleansweep Five broom and used it during a famous match against the Heidelberg Harriers to bring their captain to his senses. (QA7)
- Splinter and Kreek's sell secondhand Cleansweep Five brooms. (DP4)
Although the date printed on the Daily Prophet Newsletter DP4 is 1 October 1999, the timeframe for that event is 1992-1993.