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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KCBS Team Bios


Year Started: 2012

I am 31 yrs old and started Q'in in 2009. I entered my first backyard comp in 2010 and won best BBQ in Earlington ky. Since then I have won numerous awrads in backyard comps in Providence ky, Central City ky, and Hanson ky. I did my first kcbs comp in 2012 at the grilling and chilling cookoff in Owensboro ky. I owe a big thanks to Son Seekers BBQ team for pushing me to do a kcbs comp and meeting the best people in the world "BBQ people".

Hometown: Madisonville
State: KY
Country: US

Most wins in a year:

Biggest Wins: 8th place ribs 2012 Grillin and Chillin cookoff Owensboro ky. 7th place chicken 2013 kiwanis BBQ kookoff Benton ky. 2nd place brisket 9th overall 2013 W.W. clarksville tn. 5thplace chicken 2ndplace ribs 2nd place pork 7th place brisket Reserve GrandChampion 2013 Octoberfest Earlington ky.



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