FACT: There's been an 18% increase in contest participation by members in the past year    
FACT: 64% of KCBS members own three or more grills/smokers    
FACT: 70% of our members grill-out/cook BBQ more than 25 times per year    
FACT: 56% of Americans report having a smartphone, 77% of KCBS members do    
FACT: 70% of KCBS members use Facebook    
FACT: 55% of members choose charcoal when cooking for leisure    
FACT: 23% of KCBS members work in the food service industry as a restauranteur or caterer    
FACT: Learning from friends, family and at competitions is the best way to improve cooking skills    
Joining KCBS has its privileges!
  • The official KCBS monthly newsletter, "The Bullsheet"
  • Save $5 when you buy 3 bags of Adirondack Grilling Pellets
  • Access KCBS Preferred Rates at Choice Hotels
  • 10% off all Creekstone Farms® products
  • 10% off any ICEHOLE Cooler or the option to customize your ICEHOLE Cooler with your team or KCBS logo for $50.00.
  • 15% off your total order from Papa Tony's seasonings and ribs.
  • One-day shopping pass at any Restaurant Depot location when you present your KCBS membership card.
  • $6 mail-in-rebate on premium pit-smoked Whole or Sliced Beef Briskets from Sadler's Smokehouse.
  • $0.50 off TABASCO Chipotle or any pepper sauce flavor!
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Meet the KCBS Pros!
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KCBS Team Bios


Year Started: 2013

Mark "The Bark" Anderson
Grant "Smokie Okie" Scott
Joe "The Injector" Stockwell
James "Juicy" Tyner
Garry "Saucy" See

Hometown: Kansas City - Where BBQ is King
State: KS
Country: US

Most wins in a year: 9 in 2013 (calls in 5 of the 7 events entered this year)

Biggest Wins: 2013 Great Lenexa BBQ Battle - 1st Place Pork Ribs
2013 Cookin' on the Kaw - 2nd Place Chicken
2013 Cookin' on the Kaw - 6th Place Over All
2013 Cookin' on the Kaw - 6th Place Ribs
2013 Truman Heritage Festival - 6th Place Pork
2013 Keepers of The Fire - 6th Place Chicken
2013 Battle of the Brisket - 6th Place Chicken
2013 Cookin' on the Kaw - 3rd Place Dessert
2013 Battle of the Brisket - 4th Place Dessert

2013 Non-sanctioned charity event, 1st chicken, 1st ribs, Grand Champion

Sponsors: QPS Engineering


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