Rockwall Rib, Rub, Run & Roll 2020 a sizzling success

Cody Malin
Cody Malin won Grand Champion in the Rib, Rub, Run & Roll 2020 IBCA-sanctioned BBQ competition.

ROCKWALL, TX – October 6, 2020 — Folks at this past weekend’s Rib, Rub, Run & Roll event in downtown Rockwall welcomed beautiful fall weather, some sweet-looking wheels at the car show, and of course some smokin’ hot BBQ.

Taking home the title of Grand Champion in this year’s IBCA-sanctioned BBQ competition is Cody Malin with Smokin Aces BBQ 2. Reserve Grand Champion went to Ben Marshall of 1845 BBQ.

The following participants claimed the top prize in their respective categories:

Brisket — Bob Daughtery / Angry Cow
Chicken — Graham Malin / Smokin Aces BBQ 2
Pork Spare Ribs — John Smith / War Eagle Bar-B-Q
Jackpot Beans — Graham Malin / Smokin Aces BBQ 2

Winners of the Rib Rub Car Show sponsored by T & T Color Supply were as follows:

Best Paint:
1st: Marci Pickard, 1969 Camaro
2nd: Dewayne Cain, 1957 Chevy

Best Motor:
1st: Darrell Trammel, 1970 Chevelle SS
2nd: Charles Davis, 1973 Camaro

Best Interior:
1st: Barry Ragle, 1966 Chevy Nova II
2nd: James Wright, 1966 Chevy Nova II

Best GM:
1st: Marci Pickard, 1969 Camaro
2nd: Kim Keith, 1949 Cadillac 62 Sedan

Best Ford:
1st: Bill Krause, 1968 Mustang
2nd: Cortlin Lablank, 1929 Ford Model A Sedan

1st: Colin Macrury, 1968 Plymouth Sport Satellite Convertible
2nd: Snez, 1972 Plymouth Duster

Best Foreign:
1st: Chris Wilson, Dunebuggy
2nd: Denise Edwards, 2019 Lamborghini

Best Original:
1st: Bernadette Zabrouski, 1984 Chrysler Lebaron Convertible
2nd: Roger Williams, 1965 Corvette Convertible

Parks and Recreation Award:
1st: Brad Buttermore, 1969 Plymouth GTX Convertible 440BBL
2nd: Sam Stephenson, 1969 Chevrolet C10

Military MVP Award:
1st: Darrell Jacobsen, 1972 Dodge Challenger
2nd: Frank Vasquez, 2019 Ford F150

Mayor’s Award:
1st: Craig Turner, 1957 Chevy Bel Air
2nd: Randy Reed, 1969 Camaro

People’s Choice Award:
1st: Don Cornelius, 1950 Mercury
2nd: Darrell Jacobsen, 2009 Dodge Challenger

Kicking off the Rib Rub 2020 event was a 5K, 10K and 1-Mile Family Fun Run. Fourteen-year-old Evan Martin of Heath crossed the finish line first in the 5K, while 25-year-old McKennon Walton of Royse City claimed first place in the 10K. Click here to view the full results of the races.

Photos courtesy of Rockwall Parks and Recreation.

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