Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest

Mayor Bloomberg Attends Weigh In For Tomorrow's Coney Island Hot Dog Eating Contest
Mayor Bloomberg Attends Weigh In For Tomorrow's Coney Island Hot Dog Eating Contest
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 03: Hot dogs sit on a plate during the Nathan's Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating Contest weigh-in ceremony on July 3, 2013 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. The annual hot dog eating event is expected to draw up to 40,000 fans on July 4, in the Coney Island section of Brooklyn. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
Top Speed Eaters Compete In Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest
Top Speed Eaters Compete In Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest
NEW YORK, NY- JULY 04: People start to gather for the Nathan's Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest at Nathan's Famous in Coney Island on July 4, 2013 in the borough of Brooklyn in New York City. Participants in the annual have just ten minutes to down as many hotdogs and buns as they can. (Photo by Monika Graff/Getty Images)
People dressed as condiments just before
People dressed as condiments just before
People dressed as condiments just before the start of Nathan?s Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating Contest July 4, 2012 in the Coney Island section of New York. AFP PHOTO/Stan HONDA (Photo credit should read STAN HONDA/AFP/GettyImages)
Charlie Dicanio wears a hot dog hat just
Charlie Dicanio wears a hot dog hat just
Charlie Dicanio wears a hot dog hat just before the start of Nathan?s Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating Contest July 4, 2012 in the Coney Island section of New York. AFP PHOTO/Stan HONDA (Photo credit should read STAN HONDA/AFP/GettyImages)
Women compete in Nathan?s Famous Fourth
Women compete in Nathan?s Famous Fourth
Women compete in Nathan?s Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating Contest July 4, 2012 in the Coney Island section of New York. Sonya ?The Black Widow? Thomas won by eating 45 hot dogs and buns in ten minutes. AFP PHOTO/Stan HONDA (Photo credit should read STAN HONDA/AFP/GettyImages)
A tray of hot dogs are carried through t
A tray of hot dogs are carried through t
A tray of hot dogs are carried through the crowd just before the start of Nathan?s Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating Contest July 4, 2012 in the Coney Island section of New York. AFP PHOTO/Stan HONDA (Photo credit should read STAN HONDA/AFP/GettyImages)
Top Speed Eaters Compete In Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest
Top Speed Eaters Compete In Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest
NEW YORK, NY- JULY 04: People watch the Nathan's Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest at Nathan's Famous in Coney Island on July 4, 2013 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Chestnut, of San Jose, California, ate 69 hotdogs in ten minutes to win his seventh straight title. (Photo by Monika Graff/Getty Images)
Top Speed Eaters Compete In Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest
Top Speed Eaters Compete In Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest
NEW YORK, NY- JULY 04: People gather on the corner of Surf and Stillwell Avenues to watch the women's division of the Nathan's Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest at Nathan's Famous in Coney Island on July 4, 2013 in the borough of Brooklyn in New York City. Participants in the annual have just ten minutes to down as many hotdogs and buns as they can. (Photo by Monika Graff/Getty Images)
Top Speed Eaters Compete In Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest
Top Speed Eaters Compete In Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest
NEW YORK, NY- JULY 04: Juliet Lee (L) and Sonya Thomas compete in the women's division of the Nathan's Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest at Nathan's Famous in Coney Island on July 4, 2013 in the borough of Brooklyn in New York City. Thomas of Alexandria, Virginia, held onto her title after downing 37 hot dogs in ten minutes.(Photo by Monika Graff/Getty Images)
Top Speed Eaters Compete In Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest
Top Speed Eaters Compete In Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest
NEW YORK, NY- JULY 04: Sonya Thomas competes in the women's division of the Nathan's Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest at Nathan's Famous in Coney Island on July 4, 2013 in the borough of Brooklyn in New York City. Thomas of Alexandria, Virginia, held onto her title after downing 37 hot dogs in ten minutes.(Photo by Monika Graff/Getty Images)
Men compete during Nathan?s Famous Fourt
Men compete during Nathan?s Famous Fourt
Men compete during Nathan?s Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating Contest July 4, 2012 in the Coney Island section of New York.Five-time Nathan?s Famous Champion Joey Chestnut won his sixth title by equaling his record of 68 hot dogs and buns in ten minutes. AFP PHOTO/Stan HONDA (Photo credit should read STAN HONDA/AFP/GettyImages)
Top Speed Eaters Compete In Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest
Top Speed Eaters Compete In Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest
NEW YORK, NY- JULY 04: Sonya Thomas competes in the women's division of the Nathan's Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest at Nathan's Famous in Coney Island on July 4, 2013 in the borough of Brooklyn in New York City. Thomas of Alexandria, Virginia, held onto her title after downing 37 hot dogs in ten minutes.(Photo by Monika Graff/Getty Images)
Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest Held On New York's Coney Island
Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest Held On New York's Coney Island
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: Juliet Lee competes in the women's division of the Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Miki Sudo beat reigning champion Sonya Thomas by eating 34 hot dogs in 10 minutes. Joey Chesnut won his eighth straight Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest with 61 hot dogs. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest Held On New York's Coney Island
Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest Held On New York's Coney Island
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: (L-R) Sonya Thomas, Miki Sudo and Juliet Lee compete in the women's division of the Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Sudo beat reigning champion Sonya Thomas by eating 34 hot dogs in 10 minutes. Joey Chesnut won his eighth straight Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest with 61 hot dogs. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest Held On New York's Coney Island
Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest Held On New York's Coney Island
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: Miki Sudo wins the women's division of the Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Sudo beat reigning champion Sonya Thomas by eating 34 hot dogs in 10 minutes. Joey Chesnut won his eighth straight Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest with 61 hot dogs. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest Held On New York's Coney Island
Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest Held On New York's Coney Island
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: Miki Sudo wins the women's division of the Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Sudo beat reigning champion Sonya Thomas by eating 34 hot dogs in 10 minutes. Joey Chesnut won his eighth straight Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest with 61 hot dogs. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest Held On New York's Coney Island
Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest Held On New York's Coney Island
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: Sonya "The Black Widow" Thomas celebrates her second place finish in the women's division of the 98th annual Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Reigning champion Sonya Thomas was defeated by Miki Sudo by eating 34 hot dogs in 10 minutes. Joey Chesnut won his eighth straight Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest with 61 hot dogs. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest Held On New York's Coney Island
Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest Held On New York's Coney Island
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: Joey Chestnut proposes to his longtime girlfriend Neslie Ricasa ahead of the 98th annual Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Chesnut won his eighth straight Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest with 61 hot dogs. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
Top Speed Eaters Compete In Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest
Top Speed Eaters Compete In Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest
NEW YORK, NY- JULY 04: (L to R) Tim Janus, Joey Chestnut, Matt Stonie and Bob Shoudt compete in the Nathan's Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest at Nathan's Famous in Coney Island on July 4, 2013 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Chestnut, of San Jose, California, ate 69 hotdogs in ten minutes to win his seventh straight title. (Photo by Monika Graff/Getty Images)
Top Speed Eaters Compete In Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest
Top Speed Eaters Compete In Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest
NEW YORK, NY- JULY 04: (L to R) Tim Janus, Joey Chestnut, and Matt Stonie compete in the Nathan's Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest at Nathan's Famous in Coney Island on July 4, 2013 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Chestnut, of San Jose, California, ate 69 hotdogs in ten minutes to win his seventh straight title. (Photo by Monika Graff/Getty Images)
Top Speed Eaters Compete In Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest
Top Speed Eaters Compete In Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest
NEW YORK, NY- JULY 04: Joey Chestnut jams hot dogs into his mouth on his way to setting a new record and wins the Nathan's Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest at Nathan's Famous in Coney Island on July 4, 2013 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Chestnut, of San Jose, California, ate 69 hotdogs in ten minutes to win his seventh straight title. (Photo by Monika Graff/Getty Images)
Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest Held On New York's Coney Island
Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest Held On New York's Coney Island
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: Matt Stonie competes during the 98th annual Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Joey Chesnut won his eighth straight Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest with 61 hot dogs. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
Top Speed Eaters Compete In Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest
Top Speed Eaters Compete In Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest
NEW YORK, NY- JULY 04: People watch the Nathan's Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest at Nathan's Famous in Coney Island on July 4, 2013 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Chestnut, of San Jose, California, ate 69 hotdogs in ten minutes to win his seventh straight title. (Photo by Monika Graff/Getty Images)
Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest Held On New York's Coney Island
Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest Held On New York's Coney Island
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: Joey Chestnut competes in the 98th annual Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Chesnut won his eighth straight Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest with 61 hot dogs. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest Held On New York's Coney Island
Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest Held On New York's Coney Island
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: Joey Chestnut ( C) wins the 98th annual 2014 Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Chesnut won his eighth straight Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest with 61 hot dogs. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest Held On New York's Coney Island
Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest Held On New York's Coney Island
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: Joey Chestnut competes in the 98th annual Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Chesnut won his eighth straight Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest with 61 hot dogs. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest Held On New York's Coney Island
Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest Held On New York's Coney Island
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: Joey Chestnut celebrates after winning the 98th annual Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Chesnut won his eighth straight Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest with 61 hot dogs. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest Held On New York's Coney Island
Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest Held On New York's Coney Island
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: Joey Chestnut celebrates after winning the 98th annual Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Chesnut won his eighth straight Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest with 61 hot dogs. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
Five-time Nathan?s Famous Champion Joey
Five-time Nathan?s Famous Champion Joey
Five-time Nathan?s Famous Champion Joey Chestnut celebrates his sixth title by equaling his record of 68 hot dogs and buns in ten minutes during Nathan?s Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating Contest July 4, 2012 in the Coney Island section of New York. AFP PHOTO/Stan HONDA (Photo credit should read STAN HONDA/AFP/GettyImages)
Top Speed Eaters Compete In Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest
Top Speed Eaters Compete In Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest
NEW YORK, NY- JULY 04: Joey Chestnut is carried through the crowds as the champion is introduced before the start of the Nathan's Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest at Nathan's Famous in Coney Island on July 4, 2013 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Chestnut, of San Jose, California, ate 69 hotdogs in ten minutes to win his seventh straight title. (Photo by Monika Graff/Getty Images)
Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest Held On New York's Coney Island
Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest Held On New York's Coney Island
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: Joey Chestnut and his fiance Neslie Ricasa pose for pictures after the 98th annual Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Chesnut won his eighth straight Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest with 61 hot dogs. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest Held On New York's Coney Island
Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest Held On New York's Coney Island
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: Winners Joey Chestnut and Miki Sudo pose for pictures after the annual Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Sudo beat reigning champion Sonya Thomas by eating 34 hot dogs in 10 minutes and Chesnut won his eighth straight Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest with 61 hot dogs. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
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