Originally written on Next Impulse Sports  |  Last updated 10/23/14
As most of us sat down Super Bowl Sunday to share pizza or other food items with our families and friends, Takeru Kobayashi “Tsunami”, “Kobi” a well known competitive eating veteran, sat down to a large pizza in front of a lucky group that kept their eyes glued to the stopwatch. The holder of 4 world records completed the feat in under 60 seconds, and come to find out has quite the history; as his menu choices seem endless and in my opinion reckless. - First World Record 50 hot dogs in 12 minutes on July 4th, 2001 at Nathan’s Coney Island hot dog-eating contest.  Other challenges completed: 17.7 pounds of cow brains, 20 pounds of rice balls, 97 hamburgers, 59.5 hot dogs and buns, 83 vegetarian jiaozi dumplings, 100 roasted pork buns, 58 bratwurst sausages, 337 wings Walloffamesports.com  Article found on: Cosby Sweaters
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