Mary Bowers

Mary Bowers


Seoul, South Korea


Mary Bowers, also known as Player #078, is a versatile professional, excelling as a competitive eater, entertainer, and human rights advocate. The #1 ranked competitive eater in South Korea, Mary has eight impressive appearances in the Nathan’s Famous International Hotdog Eating Contest, solidifying her insatiable appetite for success, both on and off the stage.

After receiving a Bachelor of Architecture degree from the NewSchool of Architecture & Design, Mary applied her skills as a contractor for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. She is currently a corporate coach and educator when away from the Major League Eating table.

Whether she's serving up a sweet performance on "America’s Got Talent" or writing critical briefings for esteemed organizations such as the United Nations Committee on Enforced Disappearances, Mary has consistently captured the world's attention by pushing boundaries and breaking barriers.