The annual Nathan’s Hot Dog Famous Eating contest is a July 4th tradition at Coney Island in New York City and it crazier every year.
Competitive eater Joey Chestnut was the winner of the event for the 10th time, but he set a personal best and Guinness world record on Tuesday, as he chowed on… 72 HOT DOGS… IN 10 MINUTES!!!
Despite at 10th title and a new world record, Chestnut said in an interview after the contest, “I can still do better!”
Joey Chestnut Wins, Eats 72 Hot Dogs & Buns:— Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell) July 4, 2017
Fat: 1,296 g
Cholesterol: 2,160 mg
Sodium: 56,160 mg
Protein: 720 g