Wayne “Wayney Wonder” Algenio category

Wayne Algenio ate 21 cannolis in 6 minutes to win today's eating contest at the Feast of San Gennaro in New York City today.
Wayne Algenio ate 22 hot dogs in 5 minutes to win Monday's hot dog eating contest held at Janss Marketplace in Thousand Oaks, CA. Jon Bello was runner up.
Wayne Algenio has a video with the results of Rocco's Pizza eating contest Friday in Brooklyn: 1) Dave Brunelli 24.75 slices $2000 2) Wayne Algenio 23.5 $1000 3) Itiel Ginzburg 18.5 slices $500. After the contest (around 11 minute mark), Joe Menchetti compared himself to Brian Seiken after a disappointing performance.
ABC News has an article and video about the Carolina Reaper pepper mentioning Wayne Algenio's record set at the NYC Hot Sauce Expo in April.
Wayne Algenio produced a video of him facing off against Thomasina Owch of Singapore in a race to finish the curry challenge at Kenka in New York City.
The Wall Street Journal has an article about New York City eating challenges and a video of Randy Santel and Wayne Algenio attempting the burger challenge at Clinton Hall in Manhattan last month.
Vice.com's new documentary "How American Men Are Redefining Masculinity" opens with Wayne Algenio attempting the MotherLoad Sloppy Joe challenge at Lunch Box in Staten Island with host Gavin Haynes.
The team of Wayne Algenio, Dave Brunelli and Dave Wood won the first prize of $1500 in today's pizza eating contest at Zoi's Pizza in Seymour, CT. update April 22 WPLR has a gallery
Randy Santel and Wayne Algenio will attempt the burger challenge at Clinton Hall in New York City tonight. The Wall Street Journal will cover the attempt. update Randy & Wayne both finished with a time of 10:16
Wayne Algenio and Carmen Cincotti became the first pair to finish the 36 inch pizza challenge at Champs Pizza in Glen Burnie, MD and claim the $1000 prize.
DNA Info has an article about Wayne Algenio, billing him as a competitive eater from Jamaica.
Borough President of Brooklyn Eric Adams reports Wayne Algenio won today's Jamaican beef patty eating contest. update Sept 7 Gothamist gallery | Brooklyn Paper article
Brokelyn has a report on Saturday's eating contest at the Brooklyn Kolache Co. Wayne Algenio was the winner with a total of 9 kolaches in 10 minutes. (video)
Wayne Algenio won both the spicy pizza eating contest and hot wing contest at the NYC Hot Sauce Expo in Brooklyn today. (wings top 3: 1 Wayne Algenio 57 2 Dave Brunelli 56 3 Will Millender 50) update April 27 Village Voice has interviews with Wayne and other competitors.
Wayne Algenio won today's pickle eating contest at Kings County Saloon in Brooklyn.
Wayne Algenio won today's pie eating contest at Luna Park in Coney Island to claim a prize of $250.
Balitang America has a report on Wayne Algenio winning the balut eating contest at the Hester Street Fair in Brooklyn for the third year in a row. update Sept 24 Bandila has a news video NBC News has an article about the contest.
Brooklyn Daily has a report on Wayne Algenio's victory in the Jimmy’s Famous Heros Hero-Eating Contest at the Sheepshead Summer Stroll on Sunday.
GaleryVideo has a video about last year's balut eating contest in New York City won by Wayne Algenio.  
Wayne Algenio's winning total of 27 balut in an August eating contest (but not his name) is mentioned in a Guardian article about stomach churning food.
Results of King Steak Challenge at Gaetano's in Maple Shade, NJ: 1) Wayne Algenio 2) Dimitry "Ukraine Train" Shchupak 3) Dave "US Male" Goldstein 4) Jack Diamond update Sept 8 Joel Podelsky was MC and has a video
Inquirer.net has an interview with Wayne Algenio about his victory in a balut eating contest.
Wayne Algenio has defended his balut title with a total of 27 balut in 5 minutes. update NY Daily News has a video update August 5 Gothamist gallery | Metro.us interview with Wayne Algenio | Wikamag article (claims winning total was 37)
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