1. This competition is only open to licensed barbers and cosmetologist. (Lic. ID # are required)

2. The barber must sign and submit the Registration Form and the required fee. In doing so, the barber agrees to abide by the decision of the judges.

3. It is the barbers responsibility to secure their own model. With payment for competition your model has free entry.

4. No prep-work may be done on the models before the competition. All cutting, including the basic hair cut MUST be done during the event. The starting point of the heads is to be a “Clean Canvas”.

5. For all competitions the models hair should at least be 2 Inches in length.

6. Make sure to bring any supplies such as cape, neck strips, neck clips and any other necessary supplies. They will NOT be provided by event coordinators.

7. There will only be a maximum of 12 contestants for each contest. There are No refunds or exchanges for any competitions if any category is not filled.

8. Cash will be awarded to the 1st place only, 2nd and 3rd place position will receive trophy and prizes.

9. All models should be 12 yrs of age or older.

BARBER BATTLES

Each competitor has 10 minutes to complete and will be judged and scored on the following:

• Difficulty of cut/Hair texture (10pts)
• Outline/Edge-up (20pts)
• Precision of blend (20pts)
• Speed/Techniques (10pts)
• Professionalism (Appearance of tools, sanitation, etc) (10pts)
• Total look of model when completed (30pts)


HIGHEST POSSIBLE TOTAL POINTS: (100pts) CONTESTANTS WILL BE JUDGED ON SPEED AND FINISHED PRODUCT / HAIRCUT MODEL MUST HAVE A 2 ½ OR HIGHER ON THE TOP AND THE TOP MUST BE TAKEN DOWN TO A MAXIMUM OF 1 ½ NOTE: POINTS WILL BE DEDUCTED IF YOU ARE NOT FULLY PREPARED

Each competitor has 30 minutes to complete and will be judged and scored on the following:

• Difficulty of cut/Hair texture (10pts)
• Outline/Edge-up (20pts)
• Precision of blend (20pts)
• Precision of Facial Hair (10pts)
• Professionalism (Appearance of tools, sanitation, etc) (10pts)
• Total look of model when completed (30pts)

HIGHEST POSSIBLE TOTAL POINTS: (100pts) CONTESTANTS WILL BE JUDGED ON SPEED AND FINISHED PRODUCT / HAIRCUT MODEL MUST HAVE A 2 ½ OR HIGHER ON THE TOP AND THE TOP MUST BE TAKEN DOWN TO A MAXIMUM OF 1 ½ NOTE: POINTS WILL BE DEDUCTED IF YOU ARE NOT FULLY PREPARED

Each competitor has 40 minutes to complete and will be judged and scored on the following:

• Difficulty of Cut/Hair Texture (10pts)
• Precision of outline itself (10pts)
• Precision of letters and or design (Must be legible, No cuts) (20pts)
• Originality (Have we seen this before?) (20pts)
• Professionalism (Appearance of tools, sanitation, etc) (10pts)
• Total look of model when completed (30pts)

HIGHEST POSSIBLE TOTAL POINTS: (100pts) NOTE: POINTS WILL BE DEDUCTED IF YOU ARE NOT FULLY PREPARED

Each competitor has 30 minutes to execute a Traditional Cut and style. Must incorporate some type of shear actions (Comb over, Part & Comb, D.A., Pomp, Afro, etc.). Contestant will be judged and scored on the following:

• Degree of difficulty (hair length, shear techniques, etc.) (20pts)
• Precision of Part and Edge Up (a.k.a Outline) (20pts)
• Styling Techniques (Blow drying, Products applied, Finishing touch, etc.) (20pts)
• Professionalism (Appearance of tools, sanitation, etc) (10pts)
• Total look of model when completed (30pts)

HIGHEST POSSIBLE TOTAL POINTS: (100pts) NOTE: POINTS WILL BE DEDUCTED IF YOU ARE NOT FULLY PREPARED

Competitors have 30 minutes to complete a South-Side Fade and will be judged and scored on the following:

• Difficulty of cut/Hair texture (20pts)
• Outline/Edge-up (20pts)
• Precision of blend (20pts)
• Professionalism (Appearance of tools, sanitation, etc) (10pts)
• Total look of model when completed (30pts)

HIGHEST POSSIBLE TOTAL POINTS: (100pts) CONTESTANTS WILL BE JUDGED ON BLEND AND FINISHED PRODUCT / HAIRCUT MODEL MUST HAVE A 1 ½ OR HIGHER ON THE TOP AND THE TOP MUST BE TAKEN DOWN TO A MAXIMUM OF 1 ½ NOTE: POINTS WILL BE DEDUCTED IF YOU ARE NOT FULLY PREPARED

Each competitor has 30 minutes to execute a Traditional Cut and style. Must incorporate some type of shear actions (Comb over, Part & Comb, D.A., Pomp, Afro, etc.). Contestant will be judged and scored on the following:

• Degree of difficulty (hair length, shear techniques, etc.) (20pts)
• Precision of Part and Edge Up (a.k.a Outline) (20pts)
• Styling Techniques (Blow drying, Products applied, Finishing touch, etc.) (20pts)
• Professionalism (Appearance of tools, sanitation, etc) (10pts)
• Total look of model when completed (30pts)

HIGHEST POSSIBLE TOTAL POINTS: (100pts) NOTE: POINTS WILL BE DEDUCTED IF YOU ARE NOT FULLY PREPARED