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: 2008

Team Bio:
Re-Inventing ourselves as Bubba's BBQ Nation. Formally Bubba's Smokeshack BBQ. In 2012 we cooked under Big Sexy Boys BBQ with friends. We have been Hit and Miss in categories Ribs were a strong point early in the Smokeshack days. As of lately all categories have been well. Working diligently to bring it all together. Family has continued being a big support system and guinnea pigs. Currently cooking on the Twins (YS640 Smokers)

Hometown: Haysville
State/Province: KS
Country: US

Most wins in a year: Waiting for the 1st GC. We do have 2 Peoples Choice titles from Pueblo Colorado... 2009/2011

Biggest Wins: CHICKEN about 50% top ten for the contests we have done, 2012 being our strongest yet. RIBS strong 1st and 2nd year. 2012 was a better year since the joining of forces. Pork has turned out to be the strongest category as of late. 1st place in Pueblo in 2012 along with several top 10's. Brisket has been the challenge until 2012. The profiles and cooking process has improved greatly in 2012.

Sponsors: K&A property management Wichita Kansas BEEhler Realty Haysville Kansas Queensboro Shirt (Bubbas Smokeshack)2009

Website: http://shackbbq.webs.com/


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