I just want to let you know that Team and Judging applications for this year's competition are now open and we are coming the North West.
Smoke and Fire Festivals are proud to be holding the second British Open BBQ Championship a thrilling national BBQ Competition for all - Amateur or Pro.
This year Teams and Judges will get to compete and judge in both the SCA Steak Cook-Off and the British Open BBQ Championships across three BBQ weekend festivals around the UK.
18th -19th June - Victoria Park, Southport, Merseyside
30th-31t July Ascot Racecourse ( The Royal Enclosure) Berkshire
20th 21st Aug Castle Park, Colchester Essex
This year, Saturdays will see BBQ teams competing in a steak cookoff sanctioned by the SCA for the first time. The SCA is the only sanctioning body focused exclusively on grilling. In addition, there will be several other SCA ancillary rounds for teams to enter and for the public to enjoy the perfect competition if you want to get into competition BBQ
Each winner of the individual SCA Steak Cook-Off competition – Southport, Ascot and Colchester will all receive *A £250 cash prize plus a top the range PK Grill worth £849.00, plus some BBQ Goodies from our partner/sponsors and free entry to the 2023 Uk Competition. Plus, each winner of our SCA Steak Cook-Off will receive an invitation to attend and compete at the SCA World Championship in Fort Worth, TX in March of 2023 to compete for $10,000, and the SCA World Championship ther is also great second place prize Second prize which will see you leaving with a great PKGO
The Sundays sees us back with four classic rounds provide a chance for your team to really showcase your BBQ and creative cooking skills and to be then judged by our qualified judges and this year, the public although this vote wont go towards your overall scores. Here good just won’t cut it. We are looking for outstanding dishes, creative thinking and individual teams that stand out from the pack. You can enter the competition at any three festivals but must complete both the Saturday and Sunday rounds to be a contender.
As there are three festivals this year, you get three chances to enter and improve your overall scores. The team with the highest overall score from a single competition will be named the overall winner and crowned the British Open BBQ Grand Champion 2022 at the Colchester competition this August.
Who will be crowned the undisputed British BBQ Open Champion and claim the bragging rights, Title Trophy, £1000 CASH PRIZE plus over £4,200 worth of BBQ Equipment and Accessories plus Golden Ticket to compete for $10,000, and the SCA World Championship
One Summer- Three festivals- Four Competitions
To find our more abut entering your team of becoming a judge just CLICK HERE
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