Joey Chestnut Wiki
Joseph Christian Chestnut (born November 25, 1983) is an American competitive eater. He is currently ranked first in the world by Major League Eating.He is a Vallejo, California native and resides in San Jose, California
Joey Chestnut, currently the best dining room in the world, set a new record for eating 32 Big Mac Burgers in 38 minutes and 15 seconds, in “Most Big Macs.” He was born on November 25, 1983 in Vallejo and ranks first in the Major League rankings. Since childhood he thought of eating as many as Big Macs he could. To achieve this record, he has eaten 6.8 kilos of Big Macs that have a total caloric intake of 18,016 calories. A Big Mac consists of two meat burgers, three buns with sesame, Big Mac sauce, cucumbers, lettuce, cheese and onion. He said,
“Since being a kid, I’ve dreamt about eating as many Big Macs as I could. I remember being a little kid and they would sell two Big Macs for $4 and me and my grandpa would get four of them. I’d end up eating three. And this is bringing me back to being a kid. As the ultimate cheat day event, I ordered 32 Big Mac sandwiches from Uber Eats and recorded the experience.”
Joey Chestnut Girl Friend
Chestnut proposed to his longtime girlfriend Neslie Ricasa just before defending his title in the 2014 Nathan’s competition. The couple split up in early 2015, prior to their scheduled wedding date.
Joey Chestnut Winning Matches
On July 4, 2007, Chestnut won the 92nd Annual International Hot Dog Contest, organized annually by the famous United States fast food chain Nathan’s Famous, and is one of the best known competitions in the United States. There he defeated six-time defending champion Takeru “Tsunami” Kobayashi when he ate 66 hot dogs in less than 10 minutes. Since then, he participated every year in the annual contest of eating hot dogs for Independence Day almost 13 times. Out of that, he won 12 and also set a world record of consuming 74 hot dogs in 10 minutes! Last summer he achieved another milestone by eating 413 chicken wings in 12 hours for National Chicken Wings Day.
Joey Chestnut Net Worth
Being the greatest eater in the world, he accomplished certain milestones which are not at all easy to easily crack. A competitive eater that to top level easily earns about $500 thousands per year including prize money and other sponsorships as well endorsements deals. The Nathan’s Hot Dog contest reward every winner $10k and he won total 12 times. His total net worth is estimated to be around $1.5 million including salary and advertising as well social media influences and currently lives in San Jose, California.