Duluth eating challenges and contests category

Three random Duluth eating challenges
6 lb. burger Gronk's Great Divide Challenge Gronk's Grill Superior, WI includes 1 lb. fries
5 lb. burger Shackamonjaro The Shack Superior, WI
2 lb. burger Big Daddy's Challenge Big Daddy's Burgers Duluth, MN includes 1.5 pounds of fries, burger size increases when finished
(All Duluth eating challenges and contests in database)

Geoff Esper defeats Chestnut at Fortune Bay Indian tacos

update Nov 8 Timberjay.com has a contest report

update VirginiaMN.com has an article

Joey Chestnut appeared on CBS3Duluth and KBJR 6 yesterday.

Results Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3

1st 29 Geoffrey Esper
2nd 28 Joey “Jaws” Chestnut
3rd 23 Gideon Oji
4th 11 Matthew Raible
5th 9 Sean “2 Dolla” Nichols
5th 9 Mark Pedersen
5th 9 Doug Porter
8th 7 Billy Copenace
9th 6 Jesse Sympson
10th 5 George Echum
10th 5 John Tikkanen

Comments (16)

Molly Schuyler reports she ate three six pound burgers, which would probably be a record for most weight consumed in a burger challenge. update Jun 26 The Another challenge Molly completed was the Shackamonjaro at The Shack in Superior, WI.
Northlands News Center has a video segment about Molly Schuyler finishing the 8 pound Great Divide Challenge at Gronk's Grill in Superior, WI in 7:13. (Fox 21 article) update July 25 WKZO also has an article and video
McKenzie's Bar and Grill in Hermantown, MN (Duluth area) will hold a hot dog eating contest on Saturday awarding $500 to the winner.
Norm's Beer and Brats in Superior, WI (Duluth area) will hold a wing eating contest on Thursday awarding $500 to the winner.
Pat Bertoletti has posted a video of him eating a 3 pound burger and 2 pounds of fries at Gronk's Grill (Duluth area) to his yardbarker blog.