Tag: rubber

Poland wins Mr. International Rubber 21

CHICAGO — Mr. International Rubber once again made history when Michal, Mr. Rubber Poland, won MIR 21. He is the first international fetish titleholder from beyond the former Iron Curtain.

Michal came out of a field of eight contestants to win the title. First runner-up was John Cheshire, Mr. Melbourne Rubber, and second runner-up was Pup Ranger, Mr. New England Rubber. Other contestants came from the American Midwest, Florida, Spain, the Netherlands, and San Francisco.

Mr. International Rubber Travel Fund renamed the Sly Hands Travel Fund

CHICAGO — As part of the ceremonies opening the 21st Mr. International Rubber (MIR) contest, Chief Operating Officer William “Rubberwilli” Schendel announced that the executive committee of the organization was renaming the winners travel fund to honor Si “Sly” Hands, Mr. International Rubber 2012. The renamed fund will be known as the “Sly Hands Travel…

MIR21 – Squeakeasy

CHICAGO — Mr. International Rubber returns to Chicago next week. This year’s theme reaches back to Chicago’s history of speakeasies. As in past years, the contest, vendor market will be at the Center on Halstead in Chicago’s Lakeview neighborhood. But rubber events will be taking place across town at CellBlock, Touche, Jackhammer and two of…

Pup Link wins Mr. Midwest Rubber 2017

(Above) Pup Link won Mr. Midwest Rubber 2017 at Touche. CHICAGO — Pup Link of Chicago won Mr. Midwest Rubber 2017 on Saturday, July 15, at Chicago’s Touche. Link was one of two contests for this year’s contest. And though the number of contestants was low, the crowd and energy were good. The other contestant,…

Mr. Midwest Rubber 2017 this weekend

CHICAGO — Who will be the next Mr. Midwest Rubber? The winner will go on to represent the Midwest at Mr. International Rubber in Chicago this fall! JUDGES: 1) Issa Arden 2) Gerald “Daddy G” Cernak, Mr. Chicago Leather 2017 3) Solomon Hursey 4) Preston “wexx” So, Mr. International Rubber 20 & Mr. New England…

Chicago Rubbermen news for June

CHICAGO — We are pleased to join the Touche pride float again this year, and we are calling all volunteers! We need marchers, assistants to help with setup and tear-down, and supporters all along the way! Email us if you are interested in participating, and we will give you the details on where to meet.…

Rubber Ball USA 2017, June 2

SAINT PAUL — Rubber Ball USA is an unrepentant celebration of fetish culture featuring internationally-renowned performers, models, and fashion designers. Debauchery meets elegance as we fill the Historic Concord Exchange with the most provocative fetish and kink entertainment. Enjoy up-close views of the stage from the central dance floor, or ascend to the upper level…

Preston So wins MIR 20

Preston So (center) the new  Mr. International Rubber surrounded by his predecessors after winning in Chicago. (Photos by Ruff Wray) CHICAGO — Preston So of Boston and Mr. New England Rubber 2016 won Mr. International Rubber 20 on Saturday, Nov. 5, in Chicago. Preston made history not only winning MIR’s twentieth anniversary, but for also…

Chicago Rubbermen October events

CHICAGO — Our next social night is coming up in just under one month! Join us on Saturday, October 22 at the Jackhammer for a social night and what is sure to be a room full of Halloween costumes. The fun starts on Saturday, 10/22 @ 10pm. If you’re a member of our Facebook group, click here for a…

New Mr. Midwest Rubber sashed in Chicago

CHICAGO — Pup Icarus won Mr. Midwest Rubber at Chicago’s Touche on July 16. Icarus was the only contestant for this year. Last year’s winner, GummiBarchen, went on to with Mr. International Rubber in November 2015. The event was sponsored by Touche,  Full Kit Gear, Chicago Rubbermen, Leather 64TEN, and Vex Clothing, Inc.