Go West Young Man!

Our man, Mr Brian Eva, is heading to Texas for the 2017 World Beard and Moustache Championships 

The biennial championships is being held in Austin, Texas this year, 1-3 September – with am Official Welcome Party meet & greet on 31st August, all hosted by the Austin Facial Hair Club. and World Beard & Moustache Association.

Brian made the announcement of his participation on the Sandgrown Beardsmen Facebook Page;

Good evening brethren !!!!

From founding this club to the point we find ourselves at with the British Champs fast approaching it’s been a great journey

Next leg sends me off to Texas! Representing the Sandgrown Beardsmen, 279 Church St Barber Shop and to spread the word of what promises to be an amazing event next year

Huge thanks to all who’ve been involved and BEARD ON !!!!!

From the official Facebook Event Page;

The 2017 World Beard and Moustache Championships are coming to Austin, Texas Sep. 1–3, 2017 at the Long Center for the Performing Arts. The three-day competition will attract beard enthusiasts from around the world including hundreds of international competitors and thousands of fans. Every two years, the WBMC showcases the very best in men’s (and this year- women’s) whiskers and unites beards in a cultural event like no other…

Brian will be one of those international competitors and the brethren of the Sandgrown Beardsmen wish him every success come September and a fulfilling trip!

Beard On Brethren!
#sandgrownbearsmen

The British Beard & Moustache Championships 2018

The announcement of which UK Beard & Moustache Club had been successful in their bid to host The British Beard & Moustache Championships 2018 was made during the Wessex Beardsmen’s 4th Beard & Moustache Competition in Yeovil

After much deliberation, and what amounted to a photo finish, The Sandgrown Beardsmen found out they had been given the honour of hosting the 2018 championships.

First responses were;

PROUD IS AN UNDERSTATEMENT !!!!!
THE SANDGROWN BEARDSMEN , BLACKPOOL BEARD AND MOUSTACHE CLUB HAVE BEEN GIVEN THE HONOUR OF HOSTING THE BRITISH BEARD AND MOUSTACHE CHAMPIONSHIPS 2018 !

Please help us spread the word by liking and sharing our announcement !!!

BEARD ON BRETHREN !!!!!!

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Huge thanks to Devon and Cornwall and Simon Sheffield for the kind words and support of our winning bid , the beard community is such a great place and We can’t recommend enough that you get out there to comps when possible to meet these guys ! We’ll do you proud

The Sandgrown Beardsmen were represented at the Devon & Cornwall Beard & Moustache Championships by Brian Eva, who posted the breaking news on the Sandgrown Beardsmen’s Facebook Page. He also offered ‘huge thanks to David Hayhurst for a job well done’ in the preparation of the prospectus the club presented to the selection committee.

Beard On Brethren!
#sandgrownbearsmen