Matthew Kai “Megatoad” Stonie particularly known with the name Matt Stonie is an American competitive eater and YouTuber who was born in San Jose, California, U.S. Matt Stonie is ranked at number four as competitive eater in leader board of Major League Eating. Stonie won the 2015 Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest by defeating Joey Chestnut. Stonie has also gained fame across globe from his YouTube channel on which he uploads video footage of his eating challenges.
Matt Stonie’s age is 29 years. He is 5 feet 8 inches tall and his weight is 58 kgs. Matt’s eye and hair colour are Dark Brown and Black respectively.
He was born on December 24, 1992 in San Jose City in California, U.S.A. Name of Matt’s father is Dorian Stonie and his mother’s name is Cathy Stonie. Stonie also has a younger brother named Morgan Stonie, who is often involved with the production of his challenges uploaded to Stonie’s YouTube channel.
Relationship & more
Matt Stonie is Unmarried. As per internet sources he is dating Mei. He is in relationship with her since 2016.
Matt Stonie’s favourite sport is Badminton.
He likes to eat Japanese Curry Rice.
Stonie likes drinking Protein shake.
Matt’s has a net worth of over $4 Million USD and major source of his income is Eating Competitions and his YouTube channel. His income also comes from Merchandise Stonie sells on his own website.
He registered his first win in 2010 in a lobster roll eating contest in Hampton Beach, New Hampshire.
Matt made his Major League Eating debut in 2011 in the Stockton Deep Fried Asparagus Championship held at Stockton, California. He was the youngest member of the Major League Eating organization at the time as he was just 18 years old.
4 years later on July 4, 2015, Matt defeated Joey Chestnut who was the eight-time defending Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest champion by eating 62 hot dogs to Chestnut’s 60.
A year later on July 4, 2016, Stonie ended at in second place and lost to Joey Chestnut, eating 53 hot dogs to Chestnut’s 70.
Then on July 4, 2017, Stonie came at third spot. He ate 48 hot dogs, behind Carmen Cincotti’s 60 and Chestnut’s 72.
On July 4, 2018, Stonie ended at being in fifth place, eating just 40 hot dogs and was behind Geoffrey Esper’s 41, Darron Breeden’s 43, Carmen Cincotti’s 64 and Joey Chestnut’s 74.
On July 4, 2019, Stonie competed for his ninth appearance in the 2019 contest and placed in fourth place behind Joey Chestnut, Darron Breeden, and Geoffrey Esper. IMDB
Some unknown facts about
Stonie belongs to Japanese, Czechoslovakian and Lithuanian ancestry.
He did his graduation from Evergreen Valley High School in San Jose, California.
Stonie is often known with his nickname, “Megatoad” which is a character Toad from the Super Mario franchise.
He even holds a world record of eating a total of 20.5 Chicken Spiedies in just 10 minutes at The Tioga Downs World Chicken Spiedie Eating Championship.
Stonie has amassed over 13.8 million subscribers and 2.7 billion views on his YouTube channel.