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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Located on Campbell Square, the restaurant has had its fair share of food enthusiasts try to complete the feast in the alloted time - even including professional competitive eaters and celebrities.
IT was hard to know whether to be revolted or impressed as competitive eaters crammed mountains of food down their mouths as quickly as possible.
As the Naperville Jaycees host four days of carnival rides, races, concerts and a parade to celebrate the end of summer, the club always challenges attendees to become competitive eaters, too.
Physical fitness is something that appears to be affecting how well the competitive eaters can perform in the competition, as Joey in particular struggled both during the roadblock, and during any times where he and Tim and to run from one location to the next.
Competitive eaters Joey Chestnut, 33, from San Jose, California and Tim Janus, 41, from New York City (Team Chomp).
Every Fourth of July, competitive eaters head to Coney Island in Brooklyn and stuff their faces to see how many hot dogs and buns they can consume.
Players can keep their candy clean by squishing roaches, as their team of competitive eaters earn points by chomping through sweets.
TWO of the world's top "competitive eaters" are going head to head with the Northern Ireland man who set a world record for devouring oysters.
These issues are related primarily to the extreme, professional competitive eaters. The law enforcement officers eating for charity and pie eating contests at state fairs and school events are not part of this movement.
ON JULY 4TH, the nation's greatest competitive eaters gathered at Coney Island, new York, to participate in the annual Nathan's Famous hot dog eating contest, the Super Bowl of "how many can you eat in 10 minutes" contests that have been the cornerstone of county fairs for the better part of a century.
Competitive eaters take themselves lightly in a serious way.

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