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The 2020 Beer Mile World Classic is coming to

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Because of COVID-19, the 2020 Beer Mile World Classic is taking place virtually, around the world, and it will air on on July 4th at 1 pm eastern.

Hot dogs, beers, a mile, July 4th and It doesn’t get any better than that.

With $8,000 plus in prize and bonus money more than just bragging rights and the world title will be on the line.

There is individual prize money, team prize money, masters prize money and prize money for ex-Olympians and anyone with the 2020 Games.

All aspiring beer milers can enter if they adhere to their local social distancing rules. The submission deadline is fast approaching as it is Saturday, June 27 at midnight EST.  Details of prize money, qualification criteria, and submission instructions are available at