The 25 Best Pictures From The 2012 World Beard And Mustache Championship

I admire each and every one of these men for their commitment to facial hair. You are all winners.

1. Cheers!

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The 2012 European Beard and Moustache Championships was held in Eastern France this past weekend.

2. 100 men from around the world participated.

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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.

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It’s pretty cute.

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6. Judges vote with these placards. A 10 is the highest score.

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15. And now for some portraits:

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And I just want to say, this guy got robbed. He only came in 2nd place in the freestyle category.

25. It’s a stork!!

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