The Tioga Downs World Chicken Spiedie Eating Championship Presented by Lupo’s

Date: 08/12/2017
Location: Nichols, NY
Discipline: Lupo
Total Prizes: $4,000 total cash purse


Major League Eating is proud to announce the return of The Tioga Downs World Chicken Spiedie Eating Championship Presented by Lupo’s to its 2017 slate of sanctioned eating championships. Eaters from near and far are warmly encouraged to sign up for the chance to compete in this delicious event.

For those who have been living under a rock or not on New York State's picturesque Southern Tier, the Lupo's Chicken Spiedie is half a pound of frankly delicious marinated and grilled chicken served on a bread roll of impeccable quality. In a civilian setting, it is divine. As a competition food, it is as demanding as they come. This event is a true test of jaw strength, capacity and courage. At the 2016 contest, Matthew Stonie bested both Joey Chestnut and Carmen Cincotti in a heavyweight struggle. His total of 20 Lupo's Chicken Spiedies in 10 minutes stands as a world record and is on the line at the 2017 Championship.

Do you dare challenge the great Stonie at the table? Do you fancy your chances against Joey Chestnut? Or do you simply want to do your best and place where you may? Then sign up today! At the table on the crowd, this is the Tioga Downs World Chicken Spiedie Eating Championship Presented by Lupo’s! don't you ever miss it!

1st - $2,000
2nd - $1,000
3rd - $600
4th - $300
5th - $100

This contest will take place at 7.30pm Eastern, on Saturday August 12th, 2017, trackside at Tioga Downs Casino, Racing & Entertainment, 2384 W River Rd, Nichols, NY 13812!

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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.