The Chinese ate 50 peppers of Chile for 68 seconds (video)
In the Chinese city of Tane (Nisan County, Hunan province) started the annual festival of chili peppers, which was a competition for his speed eating.
This year the overall champion of the competition ate 50 hot peppers in just 68 seconds. All competition took place in a special pool of ice water filled with three tons such as red peppers.
Hot stuff! Speed eaters take part in a chili-eating contest in Tanhe town, Ningxiang, Hunan province. Participants had to consume as many red chilies as possible in under one minute. (Photo: VCG) pic.twitter.com/k2M3XFPjUj
— China Daily (@ChinaDailyUSA) October 10, 2018
Without training in such competitions to participate is prohibited, so it allowed only the toughest contestants.
Note that for the Chinese region of Hunan chili is a traditional product and is very revered here.
Hottest competition in the world! A chili-eating competition is held in Ningxiang, Hunan Province; the winner swallows 50 chili peppers in 60 seconds. pic.twitter.com/Duewy5vxQz
— People’s Daily,China (@PDChina) July 9, 2018