CHESTNUT SETS NEW ICE CREAM SANDWICH RECORD!
Attention: The Baked Bear World Ice-Cream Sandwich Eating Championship will return to Major League Eating's 2018 slate of sanctioned eating championships. This year's event will once again take place at Petco Park, home of the San Diego Padres. Eaters from far and wide are warmly encouraged to sign up for the chance to compete in this delicious taste of the start of summer. Seriously, if you have not scoped The Baked Bear's Instagram feed, you do not know exactly how tasty a photo can be. No shame in licking your phone, people.
At the inaugural 2017 Championship, Joey Chestnut, the #1-ranked eater in the world, edged then-world #2 Matthew Stonie in a thrilling overtime win. Chestnut is expected to return to San Diego this year to defend his Baked Bear World Ice-Cream Sandwich Eating Championship title.
Do you have what it takes to challenge the greatest eater in the history of the world? Do you wish to challenge yourself against Baked Bear ice-cream sandwich after Baked Bear ice-cream sandwich over six minutes of grueling, chilling eating? Do you want to see the best in the world do what they do oh so very well? This is The Baked Bear World Ice-Cream Sandwich Eating Championship—at the table or in the crowd, don't you ever miss it!
FULL RESULTS! 1. Joey Chestnut - 25.5 2. Matt Stonie - 23 3. Pablo Martinez - 19.5 4. Matt Hazzard - 15.75 5. Mary Bowers - 15.5 6. Doug Ecks - 14.75 7. Rich LeFevre - 14 8. Noah Huggins - 10 9. Jon Davis - 9.5 10. Carlene LeFevre - 8.75 11. Shawn Kirby - 7.75 12. Jon Haley - 7
This contest took place at 1:30pm local time on Sunday, June 3rd, 2018 at Park in the Park, adjacent to Petco Park, home of the San Diego Padres, 840 K St, San Diego, CA 92101!
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**All applicants must be 18 years of age or older and fully acknowledge and understand the inherent dangers and risks associated with participating in an eating contest. The applicant further acknowledges and understands that the MLE/IFOCE coordinates with event sponsor(s) to select and approve eligible participants, and that the MLE/IFOCE shall decide, at its sole discretion, whether an applicant is eligible to participate in any eating event, and/or related activities. The MLE/IFOCE may revoke an applicant's eligibility to participate in the eating contest, or related activities, at any time, for any reason, at its sole discretion. The MLE/IFOCE and the event sponsors reserve the right, at any time, to change any and all details concerning the event, including, e.g., time, duration, location and prize structure.