Looks like the hook is set... LOL
I am, depending on what part of RTP, abt 30 minutes from there.... let me know and if it works out, we can meet up some where....
Glad you got to help out and learn a little abt the sport and love of BBQ...
And yes, it is a LOT of work... both physically, and mentally at times.
Smoke-N-My-I's Competition BBQ Team
2 Chargriller SuperPros with SFB's(retired)
2 UGLY drum smokers
Weber 22 1/2" & 18 1/2" Kettle
Super fast RED Thermapen
Screaming fast ORANGE Thermapen
KCBS Certified Table Captain
KCBS Certified Judge