Thursday Results – 2016 World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest

May 13, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact:           Penelope Huston

                        phuston@memphisinmay.org

                        901-525-4611

 

 

2016 Big Hog Run, Ms. Piggie Idol, Best Booth and Best T-Shirt Winners

Announced at

Memphis in May World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest

 

 

Memphis, Tenn., May 12, 2016 – America’s most prestigious barbecue cooking competition, the Memphis in May World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest announces the winners of the .2K Big Hog Run, Ms. Piggie Idol, Best Booth and Best T-shirt contest.

 

The 2nd annual Big Hog Run sponsored by Smithfield included team members and judges from the 2016 World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest and used a matrix of age, weight and speed to crown the winner. Course times ranged from :30 to 2:45.

 

Big Hog Run Results – Premier .2K

1st Place                      Mike Page of Pages Pig Pew winning $1,000

2nd Place                     Kevin O’Sullivan of 10 Bones BBQ winning $750

3rd Place                      John Bailey of Greaseland Porkers winning $500

4th Place                      Gary Saylors of R3 Que Tem winning $250

5th Place                      Chalmer Sanders of Sanders Smoken Que winning $100

 

Ms. Piggie Idol

1st Place                     Chi Town Cookers winning $2,000

2nd Place                     Swinos winning $1,000

3rd Place                      VooDooQ winning $500

 

Home Depot Best Booth

1st Place                      All Star Ten Pin Porkers winning $2,500

2nd Place                     Boofhead BBQ winning $1,250

3rd Place                      Swine & Dine winning $750

 

Best T-Shirt

1st Place                      Bryce Boar Blazers winning $1,000

2nd Place                     Parrothead Porkers of Hogaritaville winning $500

3rd Place                      Swine & Dine winning $250

PHOTOS:

 

Chi Town Cookers.JPG – Ms. Piggie Idol Winners

2016-MIM-WCBCC-TshirtWinner.jpeg – Winning T-shirt Design from Bryce Boar Blazers

 

 

2016 Upcoming Memphis in May International Festival Dates

Great American River Run: May 28, 2016

901Fest: May 28, 2016

 

About Memphis in May

Memphis in May International Festival is a not for profit, community-based organization, whose programs contribute more than $70 million in economic impact to the community, foster civic pride, promote awareness of Memphis heritage, and build international relationships and understanding through education.

 

Memphis in May International is the official Festival of the City of Memphis, and the recipient of 184 prestigious Pinnacle Awards from the International Festival and Events Association. Memphis in May International Festival was recently named the Top Festival in the Southern United States in a nationwide readers’ poll by USA Today 10 Best.

 

 

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