- At the European Championships grow pumpkins in the German city of Ludwigsburg has a Belgian grower established a world record. Mathias Willemijns presented Sunday a pumpkin that weighed 1190 kilos.
This pumpkin farmer improved the world record by almost 150 kilos. The tournament organizer was delighted with the winner. 'It's insane, I'm positively surprised with this pumpkin. '
At the European Championship took eighteen different pumpkin growers from seven different countries participated. Willemijns earns his profit 1,500 euros and another 10 000 in the world.