Added on: 4th Mar 2016
PEANUT BUTTER AND BANANA SANDWICHES
EATING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP
Elvis Presley’s fans gather in Biloxi, Mississippi to commemorate
The King by competing in eating his favourite peanut butter and
banana sandwiches. In 2011, Pat Bertoletti won the Biloxi PB&B
Sandwich Eating World Championship after devouring 28
PB&B sandwiches in 10 minutes.
SUSHI EATING CONTEST
In April 2008, a professional eater, Tim ‘Eater X’ Janus, set the world
sushi eating record by eating an incredible 141 pieces of
sushi in 6 minutes.
MAYONNAISE EATING COMPETITION
A part of the Glutton Bowl, a two-hour competitive eating special,
the mayonnaise eating competition is arguably the most unhealthful
contest on this list. The winner of this discipline, Oleg Zhornitskiy,
ate 4 bowls of mayo which is equivalent to 8 pounds (or 3.6kg)
of this condiment.
CURRY EATING CONTEST
Edinburgh, Scotland hosts an annual curry eating competition.
Before the competition begins, participants are screened for
health risks and required to sign a legal disclaimer prior to taking
part in the competition as some of them usually end up in need
of medical attention. Therefore, the British Red Cross in on
standby during this “spicy” event.
LIVE ROACH EATING CONTEST
The record for eating live cockroaches is held by Ken Edwards of
Derbyshire, England. In 2001 he ate 36 hissing Madagascar
roaches in one minute. In 2012, a man died after eating dozens
of live roaches in a similar contest in Florida.
DONKEY PENIS EATING CONTEST
To try the craziest and most outrageous eating contest on the list,
you have to travel to Beijing, China. In this competition, 3 buckets
are provided for each contestant. One is crammed with roasted
donkey penises, the second is filled with a dipping sauce and the
third is for gagging up chunks of half-digested penises to
WORLD ICE CREAM EATING CHAMPIONSHIP
Ice cream eating contests are held in many countries but it was at
the 2014 World Ice Cream Eating Championship in Florida where
the new world record for this discipline was achieved. Joey Chestnut,
a holder of several other eating records, he gulped down 15 pints
(7.1 litres) of ice cream in 6 minutes.
SHRIMP WONTON EATING CONTEST
Another eating competition dominated by Joey Chestnut, the
Shrimp Wonton Eating Contest is held in Singapore. In May 2010,
Chestnut set the world record for this crazy contest by devouring
380 shrimp wontons in 8 minutes.