Contestants competed in Sylvester’s Burgers annual 5-pound-burger-eating contest Sunday in Los Osos. The contestant with the fastest time won a grand prize of a $1,000. Doug Drees of Atascadero won the competition with a final time of 8:32. After Drees finished his burger, he ordered a basket of garlic fries. He plans on using the prize money to help pay for his upcoming wedding.
Tribune photos by Nick Lucero