|RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif., April 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — John’s Incredible Pizza Company and Major League Eating are excited to announce this new event to its slate of sanctioned eating championships for 2018. This event will be held over 10 minutes of contest time with ranked competitive eater Matt Stonie seeking to set a new world record in the pizza discipline on Sunday, April 22 at 1p.m. at the Westminster Mall in Westminster, CA.
After the event, spectators can enjoy John’s all-you-can-eat buffet plus a free $5 FunCard for games and rides with regular admission purchase. Photos with John’s Mascot IncrediBear and the Championship belt are also part of the fun.
“The inaugural John’s Incredible Pizza World Pizza-Eating Championship will set a new high-water mark for global competitive pizza consumption,” says Major League Eating emcee Sam Barclay. “We will be setting a world record in the 10-inch pizza discipline at this event.”
“The partnership with our new friends at Major League Eating just made sense,” said John Parlet, Owner and Founder of John’s Incredible Pizza Company. “Together we’ll be making history with the first ever World Pizza Eating Championship.”