3rd Annual Hardee's
Thickburger Eating Contest
Moye Blvd. Hardee's in Greenville, NC


December 2005


STANDING ROOM ONLY



THE CALM BEFORE THE STORM



THE CONTESTANTS



BIG BRIAN SMITH GETS READY



LET THE GAMES BEGIN



ARE WE HAVING FUN YET?



  THESE BURGERS ARRRRRGH GOOD



BIG B CHECKS OUT THE COMPETITION



PACE YOURSELF GENTLEMEN


DOWN THE STRETCH THEY COME


WINNER ELI EDMONDSON TAKES HIS LAST BITE


ROB FROM HARDEES WITH RUNNER-UP BIG B
 4-1/2 THICKBURGERS IN 12 MINUTES AND 50 SECONDS


THE CHAMPION ELI EDMONDSON
WITH TROY D AND ELLERBE
5-1/2 THICKBURGERS IN 12 MINUTES AND 50 SECONDS