So how does one eat 69 hot dogs in 10 minutes? London, ON, Canada / (CFPL FM) FM96 London Mark Cameron July 05, 2013 10:30 am Yesterday Joey Chestnut ate 69 hot dogs in just ten minutes. That’s a new world record and one hell of a feat. So how does one do that? Here’s the Sport Science behind it. It’s pretty crazy when it’s all broken down.