Heading to the championship, of eating

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - September 2, 2008

The Jacksonville, Florida, man has chomped his way into the burger championships.

He ate 60 small Krystal burgers in just eight minutes, winning a regional qualifier.

That's five more than the runner-up.

Now, Hunt has a seat at the table for the Krystal Square Off Five World Hamburger Eating Championship.

The September 28th event takes place in Chattanooga, Tennessee, with $50,000 in cash prizes at stake.

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