The MEAN TEAM broke out from behind the bars and conquered at Beards Behind Bars 2 in Mansfield, Ohio at the Ohio State Reformatory on June 30th.
Lance Wooton took 1st place in 'Full Beard Natural 12"+', and also 'Best in Show'. Patrick Quinn took 1st place in Chops. Joe Loving took 3rd place in 'Full Beard Natural 12"+. Big congratulations to the team! MEAN TEAM members Taxi Phil and Jeremy Sharp were there in full support.
Thank you to Beards of the Old North West for hosting the event and thank you to the Ohio State Reformatory for opening their doors to allow for such an awesome venue to be available to us for the beard competition.
Did you know the movie Shawshank Redemption was filmed here, one of the MEANest movies ever! The Ohio State Reformatory is open for tours, you should definately check this place out next time you are in the Ohio area. Visit their website at www.mrps.org you won't be disappointed.