The 2012 European Beard and Moustache Championships was held in Eastern France this past weekend.
2. 100 men from around the world participated.
You can see the 21 best beards from last year’s contest here.
3. The guy’s have a facial hair camaraderie. They help each other out.
It’s pretty cute.
6. Judges vote with these placards. A 10 is the highest score.
15. And now for some portraits:
And I just want to say, this guy got robbed. He only came in 2nd place in the freestyle category.