May 25 2023
Part 4 of 6: KCBS Judge Seating Program Series w/ Mark Gantt, KCBS Master Judge
On the fourth episode of the KCBS Judge Seating Program Series, Kurt talks with Mark Gantt, Master Judge in KCBS, judging for about eight years, out of Conover, NC, about how he got started in BBQ, what he thinks BBQ competitors should know, the importance of community and comradarie, Mark’s favorite style of BBQ in a contest and outside of a contest, the history of the KCBS judge seating program, the pros and cons of different attempts, how he judges and teaches others to judge BBQ, what he wishes people would stop saying about judges and competitors, and more!
“There will always be those people in any field that don’t want to do things any differently than they always have.”
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