In the US, shows like 'Man v Food' have popularised eating big. And some of the challenges featured are mammoth. These calorie-loaded munchies are all good in moderation, but experts and studies say over-eating can damage your health and adversely affect your life insurance premium. Here, we present you a few challenges in the US and UK and what they hold for the challengers.
Eagle's Challenge: Hosted by Eagles Deli and Restaurant in Boston and Massachusetts. The challengers have to eat a burger bun, 80 oz of beef, 20 rashes of bacon, 20 pieces of American cheese, 2.3 kg of chips and giant gherkin with in 60 minutes
The Ultimate Destroyer: Held in the city of Kansas, Missouri by Papa Bob's Bar-B-Que. In the challenge, contestants are supposed to 2.7 kg of food within 45 minutes
Even this kind of programs are conducted in the UK, shows like 'The Devastator', 'The Big One' and 'The Beast' in which participants eat loads of food. However, studies say that there is nothing wrong with little indulgence but do not get carried away.