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FSpS Research Disaffirms Current Rankings of Men Height in Europe

FSpS Research Disaffirms Current Rankings of Men Height in Europe

To be few centimeters taller would certainly make some men quite happy. There is a number of studies that suggest that Dutchmen are one of the luckiest in this particular matter. However, an article written by a group of researchers from FSpS which was also published in Royal Society Open Science magazine argues against it. According to their data, the tallest men can be found in Dinar Alps, former Yugoslavia.

How special the body height in this Balkan country is has been known since the end of the 19th century when Austrian anthropologists examined local military recruits. According to them Montenegrins and men from Herzegovina are unbeatably the tallest in whole Europe. However, there have been no systematically collected data from these regions since 1895, Pavel Grasbruber from the Faculty of Sports Studies, who is one of the authors of the forementioned article, says.