In the beginning of the month the world witnessed Joey Chestnut win the Nathan's 4th of July Hot Dog Eating Contest for the third time in a row. Chestnut chowed down 68 hot dogs to keep his title. Although Chestnut's win sounds amazing it's nothing new outside of New York and in the greater world of competitive eating. We cobbled together the top world records for you to click through in the slideshow below. Tell us - by voting - if you think you could compete for any of these records.
BEFORE YOU GO
Competitive Eating World Records