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Zois Greek Pizza Eating Contest

June 4 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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Thank you to everyone who came out to participate and support our 2017 event! Last year’s event was a big, fat, glorious food fest. This year was bigger and better than ever! Our participants raised almost $9,000, and had a great time competing.  This year we did things a little differently, by dividing up the divisions, and adding more prizes! See all the details and winners below.

 

DIVISIONS:

Female Amateur – teams of 2 females need to eat a small 10 inch Greek cheese pizza each – Prizes 1st  $500/ 2nd $300/ 3rd $200

Male Amateur – teams of 2 males need to eat a medium 14 inch Greek cheese pizza each  – Prizes 1st $700/ 2nd $300 / 3rd $200

Firefighter (only firefighters may compete) – teams of 2 male or female will eat a medium 14 inch Greek cheese pizza each – Prizes 1st $700/ 2nd $300 / 3rd $200

Entry for these 3 divisions is $150 by April 15th – early bird and after it is $250

 

Professional division – ONLY division for Professional eaters – THEY WILL NOT BE ALLOWED IN ANY OTER DIVISION- 1 ON 1 EATING a medium 14 inch Greek cheese pizza – Prizes 1st – $1500/ 2nd $500/ 3rd $250

Entry for the PRO division is $100 early bird by April 15th and $150 after

 

 

RULES

  • Each entrant must be 18 years or older to participate.
  • Teams are made up of 2 participants, no exceptions.
  • Teams must fundraise a minimum to compete (see minimums for each division listed above).
  • Throwing up will disqualify you immediately.
  • Pizza will be served at room temperature.
  • Water will be provided by Zois at the beginning of the contest.
  • Participants must sign a waiver upon acceptance into the contest.

 

2017 Winners

Female

1.       Doughmination – 7:47

2.       The Back Fat Betty’s – 7:58

3.       Here’s to you, Wales

 

Male

1.       Furious Masticators – 6:39

2.       Pizza Pigs – 10:26

3.       Here’s to you, Wales – 10:45

 

Fire

1.       Madison Hose – 10:44

2.       Beacon Falls Hose Company – 15:30

3.       Oxford Fire – 16:01

 

Professional

1.       Joe Menchetti – 1:29

2.       David Brunelli – 1:56

3.       Manny Cambra – 2:23 TIE for 3rd

4.       Nick Wehry – 2:23 TIE for 3rd

5.       Will Millender – 4:24

 

Details

Date:
June 4
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Event Category:

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