Norwegian eating challenges and contests category

Upcoming Norway eating contests
2024 Mar 2Melbourne Chilli Eating Championship The B.EAST Melbourne, VIC, Australia
2024 Mar 2Pie Eating Contest Strawberry Festival Ocala, FL
2024 Mar 2Chocolate Pie Eating Contest The Galley Saint Michaels, MD
2024 Mar 4Pickle Eating Contest Blue Cat Game Cafe & Event Center Kelso, WA
($50)2024 Mar 7 Hot Dog Eating Contest Central Florida Fair Orlando, FL
$1,000 2024 Mar 9 Crawfish Eating Contest Big Texas Fun Crawfish Festival Selma, TX
2024 Mar 9Ice Cream Nacho Eating Contest Silver Spoon Eureka, MO
$1,000 2024 Mar 9 Pizza Eating Contest Topanga Social Los Angeles, CA
$350 2024 Mar 9Raw Oyster Eating Contest - men Oysterfest Fulton, TX
2024 Mar 10Hot Dog on a Stick Eating Contest Festival of the Kite @ Redondo Pier Redondo Beach, CA
2024 Mar 10Hot Wing Eating Contest Cousin Vinnies Leesburg, FL
$350 2024 Mar 10 Raw Oyster Eating Contest - women Oysterfest Fulton, TX
2024 Mar 12Green Nacho Eating Contest El Chingon Fort Worth, TX
2024 Mar 12Green Nacho Eating Contest El Chingon San Diego, CA
2024 Mar 14Pie Eating Contest Fibonacci Brewing Company Cincinnati, OH
2024 Mar 16Lumpia Eating Contest Island Pacific Market Granada Hills, CA
$1,000 2024 Mar 19 Wing Eating Contest Pizza Expo Las Vegas, NV
$100 2024 Mar 20 Spaghetti & Meatballs Eating Contest Bar Roma Chicago, IL
2024 Mar 23Burger Eating Contest Capital Farms Meats & Provisions Wickenburg, AZ
2024 Mar 23Moon Pie Eating Contest Moon Pie Festival Ball, LA
2024 Mar 23Pie Eating Contest Spring Festival Cary, NC
2024 Mar 23Wing Eating Contest Wing & Rock Fest Canton, GA
2024 Mar 23Wing Eating Contest Wingfest Hilton Head Island, SC
2024 Mar 23Winging It For Warriors - Wing Eating Competition Hamilton Restaurant & Bar Brookline, MA
2024 Mar 24Wing Eating Contest Wing & Rock Fest Canton, GA
2024 Mar 28Hot Dog Eating Contest Cabo Joe's El Paso, TX
2024 Apr 6Crawfish Eating Contest Cajun Heritage Fest Port Arthur, TX
$500 2024 Apr 6Food City Slaw Dog Eating Contest Hot Slaw Festival Cleveland, TN
$500 ($350)2024 Apr 7 Boudin Eating Contest - amateurs Scott Boudin Festival Scott, LA
2024 Apr 13Crawfish Eating Contest Crawfish Boil & Bash Competition Midland, TX
2024 Jul 4Hot Dog Eating Contest Houston Fourth Fest Houston, TX
Three random Norway eating challenges
1 lb. burger WCU Ram Burger Barnaby's West Chester, PA
hot wings Hot Wing Lucky's Lounge - Logan Airport Boston, MA person who eats most wings will win $500 gift card
40 oz steak 40 Ounce Steak Sardellis Hollywood Hollywood, FL
Daily Star has an article about Adam "Beard Meats Food" Moran's trip to Norway to attempt the 10 patty Ultimate Groovy Burger challenge at Groovy Diner in Tonsberg.
NorwegianFolkTales.blogspot.com has a story about a boy named Askeladden who faces off against a forest troll in a porridge eating contest. (via Simon)
The New York Times compares Ole Einar Bjorndalen, winner of 2 gold medals in biathlon at the Sochi winter games, to a boy who cheats to win an eating contest against a troll in a Norwegian fairy tale.
Patch.com has an article about the burger challenge at Landre's Sports Bar & Grill in Santee, CA, which was featured on a Norwegian television program. Kevin Ross holds the challenge record of 19:01 and renamed the challenge "Kevin Ross Rules Wacky Waffle Jewpacabra Gnarwhal Baron Whole 9 Yards Challenge Burger".
The finals for the "Norwegian National Burger Eating Contest" will take place at the Three Lions English Pub in Trondheim on October 8. A gallery of a qualifier is available.