Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest - Atlantic City, NJ

Date: 05/29/2010
Location: Atlantic City, NJ
Winner: Bob Shoudt, Nathan's Famous Hot Dogs
Total Prizes: Seat, Coney Island, July 4th

Bob "Notorious B.O.B." Shoudt is no longer available to attend your Fourth of July bar-b-que this year after winning the Nathan's Famous qualifier at Trump Beach Bar on Saturday, May 29. The #2-ranked Shoudt ate 40 Nathan's hot dogs and buns (HDBs) in 10 minutes in front of the Memorial Day weekend crowd to win in a landslide. What makes the feat even more impressive was the field contained a host of ranked Major League Eaters.

In 2nd place with 25 Nathan's HDBs was #16-ranked Buffalo Jim Reeves, followed closely by #17-ranked Pat "from Moonachie" Philbin w/24.5. Long Island's Shredder Goldstein ate 23 to finish in fourth place.

Shoudt's 40 HDBs are the most that have been eaten to date in the 2010 Nathan's Famous qualifying circuit.

1-Bob Shoudt - 40 Nathan's Famous Hot Dogs and Buns in 10 mins
2-Jim Reeves - 25
3-Pat Philbin - 24.5
4-Allen Goldstein - 23
T5-Dave "U. S. Male" Goldstein - 20
T5-Brian Dudzinski - 20
T7-Eric Livingston - 17
T7-Brian Subich - 17
9-Larell Marie Mele - 15.25
T10-Bill Myers - 13.5
T10-Damon Serignet - 13.5
12-Russ Keeler, Kingston - 13
13-Jeff Olson - 10
14-Daithi O'Shea - 7
DQ-David Brunelli

About Nathan's Famous
Nathanís products are distributed in 50 states, the District of Columbia, and four foreign countries through its restaurant system, Branded Product Program and retail licensing activities. The Nathanís Famous restaurant system consists of 254 franchised or licensed units and five company-owned units (including one seasonal unit). For additional information about Nathanís please visit

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