Why Join ABA?


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The mission of the Alabama BBQ Association (ABA) is to promote barbecue in Alabama, as well as, in its neighboring states. We are proud to announce the ABA Points Chase. Each member in good standing has the opportunity to earn points by competing in any sactioned event\contest (KCBS, SCA or BCA) hosted in Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Tennessee. Points will be awarded in each of the following catagories, Chicken, Ribs, Pork, Brisket, Steak and Anchillary. Each team will earn points for placing in the Top 10 in each catagory (shown below) and Overall Winner(s) will be calculated using the teams best 5 contests and tie breakers if required, X (TBD) number of contest will be required to be cooked in Alabama.

ABA Points
Place 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th 10th
Points 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1


To become an ABA member click Join/Renew andfollow the online instructions. 


If you have additional questions, check out the FAQs for Backyard and Professional teams.