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

I have been cooking in KCBS competitions with some friends for the past three years (3-4 comps per year). One of the friends has started a new business and doesn't have time to compete so my wife and I are going out on our own.

Hometown: Batavia
State: IL
Country: US

Most wins in a year: None

Biggest Wins: 2008 Elk Grove Rotary Ribfest - RGC
2008 Elk Grove Rotary Ribfest - 1st Place Brisket
2008 Big Pig Gig, Menomonee Falls, WI - 1st Place Brisket
2008 Zoo-B-Que, Racine, WI - 1st Place Ribs

Sponsors: Plowboys BBQ

Website: http://www.captainronbbq.blogspot.com/


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