International Mr. Leather is pleased to announce the judges for the 21st International Mr. Bootblack Competition.
— Nick Elliott, Portland, Ore. - International Mr. Bootblack 2012
— Thor Stockman, New York, NY — Author, presenter and renowned boot fetishist
— International Ms. Bootblack 2013 — Winner TBD, April 18-21, 2013 in San Francisco
As announced at Mid-Atlantic Leather Weekend in Washington, D.C., this year marks the beginning of a judged component to the International Mr. Bootblack competition. In addition to the popular voting by package-holder ballots, contestants will be judged on their bootblacking skills, personality and an interview with the judging panel. The winner will be announced at the International Mr. Leather contest Sunday, May 26.
Bootwerks of Fort Lauderdale returns as the sponsor of the 2013 IMBB competition.
International Mr. Leather 2013, the 35th Annual Reunion, will be Friday, May 24 through Monday, May 27, 2013 (Memorial Day Weekend) in Chicago. The Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile, 540 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago, will be the host hotel for IML 2013.
For weekend information, ticketing, hotel reservations and frequent updates, please visit website: www.imrl.com .