Joey Chestnut

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5 Things You Did Not Know About Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest

There’s probably a lot you don’t know about the Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest so here are five things that may surprise you.


Mayor Bloomberg Attends Weigh In For Tomorrow's Coney Island Hot Dog Eating Contest

Joey Chestnut Wins 7th Hot Dog Eating Contest with 69 Dogs

Joey Chestnut downed 69 franks and devoured his own record to win his 7th Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest at the annual 4th of July event in Coney Island, NY.


Champion Eaters Compete In Nathan's Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest

Competitive Eating, As American As It Gets

Competitive eating is as American as (lots of) apple pie. What does it take to be competitive in the world of competitive eating?