The 5th Annual Zan's National Potato Latke Eating Championship appeared in Newsday, Dec 14th, 2009
135 Alexander Ave
Lake Grove NY 11755
Length of Contest: 8:00 Minutes
Winner: Don Moses Lerman NY 31 Latkes $400 Americas Undisputed #1 Latke Eating Champ
Team-USA wins Warriors vs. Warirors Steak Eating Championship
Date: October 29th 2009
Food Item: 110 oz steak
Location: Uncle Jack's Steakhouse in NYC
Winning Team-Team USA
Paul Pork Slap Arcaria and Arnie Chowhound Chapman
LeMarti Loyenpan & Boni Kandari
This competition along with other exploits by the Kenyans (Such as their visit to a Texas Cattle Ranch)Kenyan Cowboys prepare for Steak Eating Championship will be featured in a National Geographic Documentry entitled Two Guys from Kenya in the spring of 2010
5288 Sunrise Hwy
Massapequa Park NY 11762
1. Ian The Invader Hickman National FATBURGER Eating Champion $750
9 FATBURGERS in 7 Minutes
The Fatburger National Hamburger Eating Championship is contracted to ALL PRO EATING Promotions. Registration/selection of contestant/performers is the exclusive trust of ALL PRO EATING Promotions.
Featured on News 12: Video Clip
Winner: Gabe "The Big Jewish Guy" Kassel: 2.85 lbs in 5:00 Minutes
Carnegie Deli World Pickle Eating Contest 2009-The Bronx Times, Article and contest Video Emceed by Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr.
Winner: Tom "Goose" Gilbert- 50 Meatballs in 7 Minutes *New World Record
Marshal's popular Summer Blues Festival Marshal Michigan Blues Festival
Winner: Tom "Goose" Gilbert
6 Monster Reuben Sandwiches in 8 minutes *New World Record
-Laker Quassy, Middlebury CT-
Ian "The Invader" Hickman Sterling VA, America's #1 Bun & Cheese Baron
"King George" Van Laar, Rosell Park NJ Nat'l Beef Patty Python
Sky Meadows State Park-Hunt Country Virginia
Winner: Tom "Goose" Gilbert 7.63 Lbs
Proceeds from the festival are used to support the Ministries and Outreach programs of Emmanuel Episcopal Church, Delaplane Va.
Contest Format & rules: Soft Shell Tacos. A two tiered 3 & 3 format will be in affect. There was a three minute qualifying round followed by a three minute Championship round. Food Warriors who qualify for Championship round carried their totals into the final three minute chow-down.
Sandbar Mexican Grill-9868 West Northern Ave, Peoria AZ, 85345 623-877-6444
Winner: Mark Lyle "the Human Vacuum" columbus Ohio 30.00 Tacos 6 Min $500 & the title of World's #1 Taco Eating Champion
Tacos were 3 oz a piece
National College Eating Championships featured North America's best Collegiate Food Warriors and will be part of the exciting College Action sports Network's "Alt Games" which will air on CBS May 16th & 21st. ,2009. This event occurred at the popular WaveHouse in San Diego California.
2009 College Eating Champions: Will "The Champ" Millender Kingsborough CC 51 Mac & Cheese Balls $1,000
4/16/09 San Diego State 5155 College Ave, San Diego, CA 92115
4/17 /09 University of California at Riverside -3886 Chicago Avenue, Riverside, CA 92507
Delta Tau Delta vs. Alpha Phi Alpha
Held during the 4th annual Cookies for Kids Day benefiting Children's Miracle Network
Winner: Tom "Goose" Gilbert who established a new World Standard by eating an incredible 20.5 monster (4 oz per) chocolate chip cookies in only 6 minutes!
**Big Thanks to Ms. Jackie Gilles who took all of the above fantastic pictures. Jackie is a photographer for the University of Texas in Austin. Because of her great skills we will be able to re-live the fun & excitement of the World Chocolate Chip Cookie Eating Championship!
During the annual Chili Open
Sponsored by North Canton Rotary Club
New World Record established by Bob "Killer" Kuhns with 10.5 LBS!
Production crew from "The TV Made Me Do it " Canadian Reality TV Show filmed the event for the 11th Episode to air late May 2009 on TV Tropolis
Team USA edges Canada by less than 2/3 of a slider!
(83 sliders vs. 82.33 sliders)
North American Team Slider Eating Champions: TEAM-USA (Maurizio, Kordalski, Martinez, Rauscheder)
Individual Champion: "Furious" Pete Czerwinski 36 Sliders & 5 Sliders in 1 minute Championship eat-off