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FACT: Learning from friends, family and at competitions is the best way to improve cooking skills    
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SAMS BBQ TOUR - Don't Miss Your Chance

February 13, 2012

It's finally here! The kickoff to the 2nd Annual Sam’s Club National BBQ Tour, which kicks off in Tampa, FL this weekend!

For those of you who are still on a waiting list somewhere, please note there are a few team spots still open in Florida! If you act fast, you could get unlisted from your wait position and join up for a sunny southern BBQ kickoff!

If you would like to remove yourself from your current wait list and register for a different local event, go here: http://www.kcbs.us/sams-club-series.php.  Click on the local event you would like to register, fill in the required fields and agree to the on-screen prompt that will ask you if you wish to register for the new event. Then you’re on your way to the championship.

$500,000 in prize money and the title of National Champion is up for grabs!  Don’t miss your chance to compete in the largest and richest competition series in the history of barbeque!
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