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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TWO Kirkby Sixthformers, Dennis Pickering and Paul Rostron, right, planned to eat more than 26 bananas in five minutes to beat the world banana eating record set by students at Manchester University.
Although I'd imagine even a lower-tier manual worker would have hidden any evidence of unapproved banana eating.
Other events for the girls included dressing up for the school, making lady bug, throwing balls into the basket and banana eating contest.
Barrett wrote that, if he had "been the officer he verbally assaulted like a banana eating jungle monkey, I would have sprayed him in the face with OC (oleoresin capsicum, or pepper spray) deserving of his belligerent non-compliance."
Dear Editor, On Friday, I called in at the Fairtrade banana eating record attempt at the Edwardian Tearoom in the Museum and Art Gallery.
In India, many people regard them as sacred and refuse to kill them, even though they are responsible for very many of the 20,000 deaths thought to be caused annually by snake bites Left: A banana eating butterfly at the North Wales buttefly palace on March 29 1997; Above: A sealion balances a red ball on his nose at the Welsh Mountain Zoo in Upper Colwyn Bay on Red Nose Day March 14 1997; Left: Ponies Molly and daughter Milly were looking for new homes on March 18 1997.
But who wants to live in the same street as a banana eating superhero anyway?
Mirfield Show: Taking part in the banana eating competition
After an update on the campaign, we had a fun session thinking of different ways their staff could support us, with everything from wearing yellow clothing for a day, yellow cake sales, banana eating competitions to beach volleyball on the Quayside.
Schools, churches, mosques, offices, restaurants and shops across the city took part in the mass banana eating event as part of Fairtrade Fortnight.
Thousands of supporters ate Fairtrade bananas in 24 hours to set the world's biggest banana eating record.
It was anything but mellow yellow as hundreds of people took part in a nationwide record-breaking banana eating effort for Fairtrade Fortnight.