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Competitive Sushi Eating for a Good Cause: Tonight at RA Sushi


Competitive eating is hard work.

Alex Fili is Baltimore’s bread pudding eating champion; Peter Jackson is a competitive sushi eater who also happens to be a local social entrepreneur and vice president of GiveCorps. Tonight, the two competitive eaters will attempt to stuff as much sushi in their mouths as possible — all for a good cause. Oh, and there’s free sushi for you, too, if you stop by…

Loyola’s Competitive Eating Queen


Last summer, Loyola senior Alexandra Fili worked at one of those so-called “fat camps” that try to teach overweight kids better eating and fitness habits. And then she came back to Baltimore and won an eating contest. “I called them at the end of the day,” Fili told Loyola Magazine. “I said, ‘Mom, dad, not only is your daughter a genius, but I’m also a competitive eater.’ ”