Competitive Eating

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An activity in which participants compete against each other to consume large quantities of food in a short time period. Contests typically last less than 15 minutes; the person consuming the most food is the winner
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The contest will feature the greatest gurgitator alive today, Joey "Jaws" Chestnut of San Jose, CA, who catapulted to international fame after defeating Japanese eating legend Takeru Kobayashi at the Nathan's Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest.
The competitive eating community is made up of more than 8,000 veteran and rookie gurgitators who travel the nation in search of top titles and the glory that they provide.
These magicians of the munchies -- call them the planet's best prestidi- gurgitators -- would rather be stuck in a sausage straitjacket than miss this annual ESPN televised Super Bowl of Gluttony.
Dale Boone ranks ninth among gurgitators worldwide, and once downed 20 hotdogs, with buns, in 12 minutes.
The competitive eating community is made up of more than 8,000 veteran and rookie gurgitators who travel the world in search of top titles and the glory that they provide.
This programme looks at the lively competitors, including the gurgitators in New York's July 4 hotdog contest who wolf down as many hotdogs as they can in 10 minutes, and a granddad who claims to hold more food records than anyone alive.
Nipping at their heels will be one of the finest supporting casts of gurgitators ever assembled, including the New York duo of Tim "Eater X" Janus, the 4th-ranked burrito champ, and his East Village roommate, sweet corn champ Crazy Legs Conti.
Sciullo recently upset a legion of higher-ranked gurgitators at the World Buffalo Wing Eating Championships.
3, 2005, when the nation's finest gurgitators clash at the second annual Tropicana World Meatball Eating Championship.