Toronto Leather Pride 2015 Wrap-Up

As the Parapan Am Games were ramping up in Toronto, so was this year’s Toronto Leather Pride Weekend (August 6th-9th, 2015).

The “opening ceremonies” for the weekend started with SALUTE! at Crews & Tango where the the 2015 Titleholder Team – Mr. Leatherman Toronto 2015 Brett Murden, Ms. Leather Toronto 2015 Luca, and Toronto Puppy 2014 […]

By |August 25th, 2015|Community, Contests, Events Canada, News, Shopping|0 Comments

Inaugural MA-PAH Contest to Take Place During C.L.A.P. Weekend

"The Mid-Atlantic Kennel Korps has partnered with the C.L.A.P Weekend production team, and for the first time ever the Mid-Atlantic Region will see it's first puppy and handler contest. Running alongside Mid-Atlantic Leather Woman (and lovingly referred to as Lady and the Tramp) this is sure to be one amazing weekend."

By |August 12th, 2015|Contests, Events, Events US, News|0 Comments

Judges Announced for MIR19


Mr International Rubber has announced their judges for MIR19:
Brian Conway – Denver, Colorado, United States
Reid Dalgleish – Vancouver, Canada
Steve Dupont – Saco, Maine, United States
Paul Lewis – London, England
David Merrill – Washington, DC, United States
Greg Osko – Warsaw, Poland
Max Samauth – MIR18 of Amstelveen, Amsterdam
Check out more information on MIR 19 here.

By |August 6th, 2015|Contests, News|0 Comments

Live from Toronto Leather Pride 2015

Follow Leatherati Canada Editor J.J. Deogracias as he blogs live from his home city of Toronto during its Leather Pride Weekend!

By |August 5th, 2015|Contests, Events Canada, News|1 Comment

International Ms Leather Seeking Liaisons to Meet Minority Needs

International Ms Leather Inc., recently released a press release stating that they are looking for volunteers to fill positions that will address needs from minority groups in the Leather Community. Within positions needing to be filled are three liaison positions, one each  for People of Color, Transwomen and those Under 35 years of age.

IMsL has experienced […]

By |July 29th, 2015|Community, Contests, News|0 Comments

S.E.A.L. Weekend Announces Judges and Dates for 2016

"*** For Immediate Release *** June 13, 2015 – The Southeastern Alliance of Leather announced the dates for the 2016 Southeastern Alliance of Leather (S.E.A.L.) Weekend contest dates and judging panel at Southeast Leatherfest 2015 Weekend in Atlanta, Georgia. Additionally, the S.E.A.L region has expanded to include the states of Virginia and Florida for its contest starting the 2016 contest season. The contest and workshops will be held July 28, 2016 – July 31, 2016 and the following judges have been confirmed:"

By |June 17th, 2015|Contests, News|0 Comments

IML 2015 Contestant Speeches – Greg King and Luis Tipantasig

Next up in our series of contestant speeches from IML 2015 – Greg King – Mr. Maryland Leather 2015 and Luis Tipantasig- Mr. Chicago Leather 2015.


By |June 9th, 2015|Contests, Events US|0 Comments

IML 2015 Contestant Speeches – Alex Ruiz and Arnaud Amsterdam

Everyone came out of IML 2015 talking about the amazing group of men who competed this year and especially the men who made the top 20 cut.  Leatherati’s Dream Team was on hand to capture much of the action, especially the speeches which we’ll be sharing with you over the next few days.

First up are […]

By |June 8th, 2015|Contests, Events US|0 Comments

OMsL to Give Lady Lynnette Service Award

"OMsL is pleased and honored to announce the First Annual Lady Lynette Service Award, to be awarded during this years event. Lady Lynette was much loved, and contributed greatly to not just the Midwest, but the community as a whole. Known around the country for her tireless contributions, Lady Lynette will be dearly missed by all."

By |June 3rd, 2015|Contests, News|0 Comments

IML 37 Top 20 Rankings

"May, 25 2015 Chicago, IL. International Mr Leather has released the rankings of the Top 20 Leathermen who competed this weekend at IML 37. Congratulations to them and great job to all 52 Leathermen who competed!"

By |May 25th, 2015|Contests, Events, News|0 Comments

Leatherati Live From IML 2015!!!!!!

"The Leatherati IML 2015 Team is eager to keep you updated with minute to minute coverage of all the contest portions. Also, something new for you to check out this year is The IML Home Game...."

By |May 21st, 2015|Contests, Entertainment, Events, Live Blogs|0 Comments

Leatherman of Color Contest Re-emerges!

"May 7, 2016 From the Producers of Leatherman of Color Chicago, Illinois. Temporarily Gone, But NEVER truly forgotten. Back by extreme Popular DEMAND! Mufasa’s Pride Production presents THE LEATHERMAN OF COLOR XIII CONTEST at BLACKOUT XX Men or Color have reached an unrelenting stage within the Leather community and are continuing to make strides. Channeling Men such as Ron Moore, D, Cannon, Caine Berlinger, Ric Morris, Graylin Thornton, Mufasa Ali, Sir Dexter, Lance Hoffman, Dee Mal, Sir Dre, Ramien Pierre, Jeffrey Williams and “Doc” Hoskins Jr., the Leatherman of Color is determined to present distinguished men who are leaders in and around their communities and will make a difference where it is needed."

By |May 7th, 2015|Contests, Events, News|1 Comment