Abraham Lincoln, Charles Darwin, Ernest Hemingway. All great men and all embraced the glory that is facial hair. Life Behind Beards investigates the growing subculture of beard and mustache clubs. Join us as we follow three bearded brethren preparing for the 2009 New York City Beard and Mustache Championships. Remember kids, you don’t grow the beard - the beard grows you.
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This is what happens when you gather 85 of the World's Best Beards & Moustaches and throw them all on a boat.
Check out this video featuring several champions from this year's World Beard & Moustache Championships as they make their voyage up the great Pacific to Anchorage, Alaska in May of 2009.
Beards & Moustaches from all over the world including Germany, Sweden, Norway, Canada, Italy, Switzerland, The Netherlands and USA all took part in this hairy event which happens every other year in a different part of the world.
In 2007, The Championships visited Brighton, England and in 2005 passed through Berlin.
Start growing your Beard or Moustache now for the 2011 World Beard & Moustache Championships and join up!
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Interested in Joining a team in the USA?
There's also the Hell's Angeles of the bunch called, The Bristly Chaps, with it's founding members based in Los Angeles.
More about the creator of this video:
Shot with a Nikon D90 & Edited by Adam Scott Paul; Co-Founder of the Bristly Chaps.
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