The Mr Midwest Leather Contest is held every year and open to Leathermen from Illinois, Iowa, Wisconsin, Indiana, Missouri, Minnesota, Michigan, Ohio, North Dakota, South Dakota, Kansas, Nebraska, and Kentucky. The titleholder represents these 13 Midwestern States at IML and events all over the area. The Mr Midwest Leather title is a platform for doing good in the community.
Mr Midwest Leather 2013 Cody Troy Buchanan of Cincinnati, Ohio
Saturday night, October 5, 2013, Cody Troy of Cincinnati was awarded the title Mr Midwest Leather 2013.
Congratulations to the four outstanding contestants for Mr Midwest Leather 2013 at the Midwest Leather Weekend last night. They each impressed the judges and the audience with their quality and character.
First runner up: Jonathan Saidler of Chicago, IL. Second runner up Brent Suits of Mount Vernon, IN, Third runner up was Dean (Draig) Hodge of St. Charles, MO.
There was a great crowd this weekend with a lot of representation from around the Midwest. We will be posting photos soon. Thank you to all who made it a great Midwest Leather Weekend!
(More photos will be posted soon. Please check back.)
Photos by Scott Lokitz Photography, 2013.
Midwest Leather Weekend 2013: Photos From RFT
St Louis' Riverfront Times sent a photographer to cover the two contests Saturday night. Here's a link to their slideshow. An impressive turnout with visitors from all over.
Midwest Leather Weekend: Mr Midwest Leather & Midwest Puppy
Midwest Leather Weekend is made up of two contests as well as associated events, parties and demos.. This year the two contests, Mr Midwest Leather and Midwest Puppy, will be on Saturday night. For the first time, the two contests will take place before the same panel of judges. While participants from one contest are off stage preparing for the next segment, the participants from the other contest will be on stage. Twice the fun and hot men on one special night.