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.
  • 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: 2006

Team Bio:
Backyard Hobbiest stepped over into obsession. It all started from a weak moment of my wife, JoAnn when she bought me my first smoker (Brinkman Pitmaster Deluxe)in 2002. My first experience of competition was in a local rib comp 2006 when I took second out of thirteen. My first KCBS sanctioned competetion was in 2007 (MN in May),second KCBS contest was Mason City with no call ups however had a good show in Mason City. I smoke-n-bbq all wild game as my speciality!

Hometown: Rochester
State/Province: MN
Country: US

Most wins in a year: one second place

Biggest Wins: Third place ribs (23 teams)in Kasson, MN 2007, and second place ribs 2006 Kasson (13 teams). Both events NOT KCBS sanctioned. 16th place ribs at Up In Smoke - Mason City, IA 2007 (KCBS)

Sponsors: 1)Midwest Signtech (Signs/Logos) - Rochester,MN 2)Andersons Grand Vu Lodge/Resort -Leech Lake, Walker, MN

Website: http://www.wolfseeker.com (under construction)


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