SAN DIEGO - JULY 22: Editor in Chief of the Guinness Book of World Records Craig Glenday and World Eating Champion Joey Chestnut participate in Guinness World Record attempt at Tin Fish Restaurant during Comic-Con 2010 on July 22, 2010 in San Diego, California.

Joey Chestnut’s Journey To Becoming A Champion

Get to know IFOCE’s number one-ranked competitive eater — Joey “Jaws” Chestnut.

03/11/2014

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: A plate of Nathan's hot dogs are seen prior to the Nathan's Famous International Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2012 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Joey Chestnut won the men's division by successfully tying his own world record by eating 68 hot dogs in 10 minutes; he has now won the competition six years in a row.

Stadium Foods To The Extreme

Tailgaters have big appetites. But could you compete for an eating world record?

03/04/2014

DENVER - APRIL 02: A fan has a loaded hotdog at the ready to celebrate Opening Day as the Arizona Diamondbacks face off against the Colorado Rockies on April 2, 2007 at Coors Field in Denver, Colorado.

Baseball Food And Competitive Eating

Whet your baseball appetite with these home runs of competitive eating.

02/25/2014

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 03: Men's world record holder Joey Chestnut (L) and women's world record holder Sonya Thomas eat a hot dog during the Nathan's Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating Contest weigh-in ceremony on July 3, 2013 in the Brooklyn borough New York City. The annual hot dog eating event is expected to draw up to 40,000 fans on July 4, in the Coney Island section of Brooklyn.

The Olympians Of Competitive Eating

These competitive eaters have eaten their way to the top of the rankings.

02/18/2014

Bode Miller of the United States takes the start of the FIS World Cup Men's Downhill training, on January 11, 2012, in Wengen.

Eating For The Gold: The Diets Of Olympians

Diet is an important part of Olympic training. See what these Olympians eat to be ready.

02/04/2014

Molly Schuyler

Marvelous Molly Schuyler Is Ready To Attack Wing Bowl

This 125-pound mother of four is an eating meteor soon to be devouring Wing Bowl 22.

01/29/2014

KENTFIELD, CA - MAY 08: Cuts of beef are displayed at Woodlands Meats on May 8, 2013 in Kentfield, California. With U.S. cattle and calf herds at their lowest levels since 1952 and corn feed prices on the rise, beef prices hit an all-time high this past week when the wholesale price of USDA cuts of beef topped $201.68 per 100 pounds, the highest price since October 2003.

Protein: Eating Like A Lineman

Football players pack in the protein to stay in playing shape. But what are the records?

01/28/2014

LONDON - APRIL 10: A sandwich which costs GBP 85.50 ( (USD 148.30) sits on display at the department store Selfridges on April 10, 2006 in London, England. Selfridges have put on sale what they claim is London's most expensive sandwich. The cost is down to the Wagyu beef that makes up most of the filling. The other ingredients include fresh lobe foie gras, black truffle mayonnaise, brie de meaux, rocket, red pepper and mustard confit, and English plum tomatoes.

Sandwiches And Cakes: The Ultimate Build-Up

Sandwiches and cakes pile on the layers. But how do they stack up in the record books?

01/21/2014

LONDON - AUGUST 11: A glass of water is filled at a kitchen tap on August 11, 2008 in London, England. Thames Water bills are expected to have an annual rise of 3 percent more than inflation as water companies submit predicted finance plans for 2010 to 2015.

Getting Hydrated In No Time

Water is the source of life, not to mention plenty of impressive world records.

01/14/2014

VENICE, LA - MAY 01: Keith Carter shucks Louisiana oysters during the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival at the Fair Grounds Race Course on May 1, 2010 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Five zones of oysters as well as commercial and recreational fishing east of the Mississippi River had been closed due to the expanding oil spill from the Deepwater Horizon wellhead in the Gulf of Mexico.

Stomach-Turning Food Records

Some eating records are really hard to stomach. Here are some of the more bizarre.

01/07/2014