Barber Registration

    Rules and Regulations:

    This competition is open to licensed barbers only.
    Barbers will be judged on the following: Cut, Stage Appearance and Costumes, Originality, Cohesive Total Look, Audience Response.
    Competitors will have 45 minutes to complete cut on stage.
    A maximum of one model per performance is allowed.
    Except for chemical processes, NO other Pre-work may be done on the model before the competition. All cutting including the beard MUST be done on sight. The starting point of the head is to be a “Clean Canvas”.
    The use of straight razors or razor blades are NOT allowed.
    Competitors are required to remove at least a ½ inch of hair off the entire head during the competition as to satisfy the requirement of executing a full haircut on sight during the competition timeframe. All hair must remain on the floor.
    Competitors are permitted to bring and use combs, brushes, flat irons, and liquid styling tools of their choosing, including color sprays.
    This is not a design competition, but designs are permitted.
    Model must be dressed in appropriate attire to reflect the mood of the hair creation.
    NO profanity or vulgar lyrics in any performance or music. NO nudity allowed. Keep attire at a respectable and tasteful level. NO alcohol, tobacco, or drug advertisements are to be shown on any clothing.
    NO pyrotechnics, open flames, fog machines or any other dangerous additions.
    Absolutely NO persons are allowed in the competition room but judges, contestants, and model(s). NO EXCEPTIONS!!

    Grand Prize is $500 and Championship Belt
    2nd Prize – Silver Medal
    3rd Prize – Bronze Medal

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    Registration fee is $125. Payment can be made via PayPal to or Cash App to $thehairgames. Note in the memo field, your Name and Barber Competition 2022.

    Participant fees are non-negotiable and non-refundable.