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"
  • Access KCBS Preferred Rates at Choice Hotels
  • 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.
  • 20% off your total order from Sadler's Smokehouse online store.
  • $0.50 off TABASCO Chipotle or any pepper sauce flavor!
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KCBS Team Bios


Year Started: 2011

Hometown: High Point
State: NC
Country: US

Most wins in a year:

Biggest Wins: 10th Place Pork - 2011 15th Annual Firehouse BBQ Cook Off, Kings Mountain, NC. This was our first KCBS competition.

1st Place Pork - 2011 Sooie't Relief BBQ Benefit, Greer, South Carolina

9th place- Brisket, 9th place- Pork, 2011 Carolina Smoke-off, Gastonia, NC

8th place - Ribs, 5th place - Pork, 2012 BBQ CAPITAL Cook-off, Lexington, NC.

5th place - Pork, 2012 Bloomin' Barbeque & Bluegrass, Sevierville, TN

9th place - Chicken, 8th place - Pork,2012 Sooie't Relief BBQ Benefit, Greer, SC

9th place - Pork, 2012 Tilley Harley Davidson Biker, Blues and BBQ

2nd place - Chicken, 7th place - Pork, 8th place overall. 2012 Eastern Carolina BBQ Throw Down.

6th place - Ribs, 10th place overall. 2012 Hog Happnin', Shelby, North Carolina.

Sponsors: Royall Grills, Heritage Farms Premium Pork


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