Heaviest watermelon
Christopher Kent
United States Hamilton

The heaviest watermelon weighs 159 kg (350.5 lb) and was grown by Chris Kent (USA) of Sevierville, Tennessee, USA, as verified by the Great Pumpkin Commonwealth on 4 October 2013.

Chris was awarded his prize at the Operation Pumpkin festival, held in Hamilton, Ohio between 3 - 5 October 2013.

"I always liked growing - even as a kid i had a 'green thumb'. I love watermelons and they grow good in the South. It's a great honor. Not many people can say they have held a record!"