I attended this great event and it was a blast. Like Facial Hair Disneyland! If you can ever go, you must go. If you mo or beard is even just half decent, you will enjoy competing, even if you don’t stand a chance.
Introducing Alex J.
1. How long have you had a handlebar moustache, and what is your history with moustaches?:
I have been growing my beard and moustache for 30 months now. I originally had a moustache about 4 years ago for about two months before I decided to release it into the wild.
Last year I won first prize at this event, $1000! Even though the rules don’t let me compete this time I made sure I was there this year just to support everyone and meet others who sport and enjoy moustaches.
I had a lot of fun and met a bunch of people. Bill, William, James, Jeremy,
I participated in the freestyle moustache category and had a great time. It was very inspiring so I’m looking forward to another big event in the coming year. Here is a video – I appear briefly at
I did! Yay! One of the most awesome moments of my life.
First prize was $1000 cash, plus a great experience. It was a total blast and I am stoked.
I dressed as an old west waiter with my hair in a ponytail, a gold jaquard vest that I made for the contest, long apron and
“The 2012 Beard Team USA National Beard and Moustache Championships will take place on Sunday, November 11, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada.”
I’m excited! Just went and bought a great shirt and tie for my outfit today and have a few more embellishments to do and I will be ready. Pray for great weather, will you? This is going to be held outdoors! Scary.
This afternoon (Friday November 19, 2010) someone at work told me about this event happening tonight, with a mustache contest, right in my backyard! Not backyard, but just three miles from where I work. On my last break I styled