Nathans famous hot dog eating rivalry attracts an international roll of contenders, two competitive eaters explain their training processes
Competitive eaters from around the world will converge on Coney Island on Monday, for one of the sports most prized affairs: Nathans Famous Fourth of July international hot dog gobbling struggle.
The spectacle concerns around 20 contestants shoving dozens of hot dogs down their lips in under 10 hours. Last year accompanied the eight-time endorse Joey Chestnut deposed by rising star Matt Stonie.
From its inceptions in small-minded pie ingesting competitions at county fairs, competitive ingesting has grown exponentially. The Nathans rivalry is now program nationally on ESPN.
Zisser, a 24 -year old framework and pre-med student, started in her native New Zealand when her mother suggested she enrolled a pizza-eating competition. She made it to the final round, overpowering 19 beefy soldiers. Last-place year, a New Zealand comedy show patronized her trip to New York to compete at Nathans. Since then, she has been be supported by Major League Eating.
Salem started competitive eating seven years ago, to see if he get on TV. It turned into a four-year pun on me, he spoke.
He purposed up trained for four years to master the arts and is now graded No8 in the world, bracing registers for Corn on the Cob and The Tour De Donut.