The inaugural Jack Daniel’s presents BBQ Mania went off in beautiful weather in Hamilton, New Zealand this weekend, 20/21 October 2018.

Nearly 30 teams competed in one of the more adventurous ABA comps to date, covering Promoter’s Choice categories Duck, Braai and also the Spit on top of the regular ABA Championship Categories.

Shouts to Mile Marker 66 on their maiden Grand Championship and big shouts to current National Champs, Big Tent Meat Revival on their solid Reserve Grand Championship.

Congrats to Twisted Pits BBQ on the Braai and Spit Category wins.

Hats off to promoter Jared Macdonald for providing the opportunity for teams and judges to come together for another great barbecue weekend and a special thanks to NZBA Head Judge Luke Seeney on a great effort adjudicating the complex competition format like a boss.

Full Results below.

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