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: 2008

Winner Season One TLC's BBQ Pitmasters show; California Team of the Year 2010 & 2011; California 2008 ROY, Arizona Team of the Year 2010 and 2011; Lifetime Member KCBS; Certified KCBS BBQ Judge; Member California Barbecue Association (CBBQA); Member International Barbecue Cookers Assoc (IBCA); Member Pacific Northwest Barbecue Assoc (PNWBA)

Hometown: Diamond Bar
State: CA
Country: US

Most wins in a year: 7 GC's each year during 2010, 2011, and 2012

Biggest Wins: 2010 Grand Champion in Canada; 2012 Hawaii State Champion; 2012 British BBQ Champion; winner of 27 Grand Championships and 80+ First Places including a history-making 1st place in all four meat categories in the 2009 Way Out West BBQ Championship

Sponsors: Stoker Systems at rocksbarbque.com;
Snake River Farms at snakeriverfarms.com;
Green Mountain Grills at greenmountaingrills.com;
Cajun Bandit at cajunbandit.com

Website: http://www.slapyodaddybbq.com/


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