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Checkered Flag 500 BBQ heading to Bentonville

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September 2, 2014


Virginia was smokin’ hot as the Sam’s Club National BBQ Tour rolled into Richmond this past weekend.  Besting a packed field of competitors, Checkered Flag 500 BBQ showed true mastery of the art of low and slow, and claimed the Grand Championship with an overall score of 673.0740

Trailing closely behind, The BBQ Guru takes home the Reserve Grand Championship. In addition to bragging rights, the teams pocketed $5,000 and $3,500, respectively.  

Additional congratulations to the all of the teams who will advance to the National Championship event in Bentonville, Ark. on Sept. 27.                           

1Checkered Flag 500 BBQ 673.0740
2The BBQ Guru 673.0400
3Big Block BBQ 670.7428
4Redneck Scientific669.0740
5The Basic BBQ Team669.0168
6Chix, Swine & Bovine667.8972
7Insane Swine BBQ664.5144
83 Eyz BBQ661.6344
9Stubborn Bull BBQ 660.4112
10Smoken Dudes BBQ659.9200

Additional shout outs go to the category winners in Richmond.

Chicken - Smoken Dudes BBQ
Pork Ribs - Uncultured Swine
Pork - Insane Swine BBQ
Brisket - Checkered Flag 500 BBQ 

For a complete list of results, click here

As always, a big thank “que” to every team, judge, member, supporter and Sam’s Club who made this event come to life!



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