Dublin area eating challenges and contests category

Three random Dublin eating challenges
spicy wings Ghost Wing Challenge Cortina's Fresh Mexican Dublin, Ireland
32 in pizza 32 Inch Pizza Pinhead's Pizza Dublin, Ireland billed as Ireland's largest
Bad Ass Food Challenges Bad Ass Cafe Dublin, Ireland challenges mentioned on website, but not described on home page or facebook
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News UK Archives has an article about a 1846 eating contest held in Ballybrannon, Ireland. The crowd size was reportedly 3000.
Independent.ie has an article and video about the 32 inch pizza at Pinhead's Pizza in Dublin, billed as Ireland's largest.
Youtube has a video of a student at University College in Dublin, Ireland slipping and falling into a vomit trough after he competed in an "Iron Stomach" contest where participants ate and drank disgusting things. (via reddit.com)
Andy Manifold was the first person to finish the Mighty Murph burger challenge at Murphy's Law pub in Athlone, Ireland.  
Eddie Rockets in Dublin, Ireland will hold a hot dog eating contest on July 4 awarding a trip to New York City.
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