Titleholders

   

MIR 25 - Joe ChicagoRubber

Joe “Chicago Rubber” (They/Them, He/Him) is a chicagoan who first started exploring their kinky side in 2016 when they tried on their first piece of latex. It was a fetish that Joe didn’t think they’d be into at first, but they were instantly attracted to the way rubber felt ...

MIR 24 - RubberLab

Due to the global COVID-19 pandemic, no contest was held during MIR24 in November of 2020.  As such, no new Mr. International Rubber was selected. The photo used here is of the face masks that were made to commemorate this year's event, a global digital event entitled "RubberLab".  MIR23 - ...

MIR 23 - Adalberto Rubadam

Adalberto (he/him, she/her) was born in Italy and explored his kinky interests after he moved to The Netherlands after the studies. First for about ten years in the leather scene, until he embraces latex around 2017 and jumped deep into the rubber scene. 

He became Mr Rubber Netherlands 2019 and ...

MIR 22 - Guillaume Dupuis

Guillaume developed his first crush on the fetish scene back in 2012, when he started working as a kink advisor at a fetish store in Montreal. It was only more recently that he started wearing rubber, finally following through on a childhood desire he'd felt when he saw someone wearing ...

MIR 21 - Michal Neighbour

The first Mr. Rubber Poland (2017). The first Mr. International Rubber from the Eastern Europe. His fetish adventure has started with wetsuits and gas masks, long time ago. He is proud of being the co-establisher of “The Nest” program realized with the support of The ReFForm foundation (based in Warsaw, ...

MIR 20 - Preston "Wexx" So

Preston “Wexx” So is Mr. International Rubber 20 (2017) and Mr. New England Rubber 2016. The first international fetish titleholder of Asian descent, he is honored to bring the MIR title back to New England and the New England Rubber Men. Previously, Preston was the resident materials expert at Harvard ...

MIR 19 - Jeffrey "Gummibärchen" Basile

A native Chicagoan, he also holds the title of Mr. Midwest Rubber 2015. He has been actively involved in the Chicago kink community for the last 6 years, and is a member of the Chicago Rubbermen, Titans of the Midwest, and the Chicago Band of Brothers. He continues to volunteer ...

MIR 18 - Max Samauth

Max Samauth is the 18th man to wear the Mr. International Rubber sash having secured the title during the contest held in 2014. Previously he held the title of Mr. Rubber Netherlands 2014. His attraction to rubber began with movies and the characters of aliens and other fictional creatures who ...

MIR 17 - Andy "CosmicRoo" Coatham

Andy "CosmicRoo" Coatham, the current Mr. International Rubber and Mr. Rubber Toronto, found his start in fetish at a young age wasting a ton of electrical tape in the privacy of his bedroom. As he grew, so did his fascination with tight garments through icons like the Power Rangers and ...

MIR 16 - Rubber Jason ⚜

In Memoriam

MIR 14 - G-Man

G-MAN is proud to have brought the MIR title back to the US and also to be the first international title holder from the South. He was born in Virginia to a career military officer and he now claims the Atlanta, Georgia area as his home, though he grew up ...

MIR 15 - Sly Hands ⚜

In Memoriam

"I'm originally from a nice little seaside town in Devon and Currently live in Manchester where I do photography and design. I was always fascinated by Rubber from a young age. It started with leather when I was about 5 when I really wanted a little pilots ...

MIR 13 - Fenn

Fenn is the third contestant in a row from Canada to obtain the title of Mr International Rubber but is no stranger to contests. Having already won Mr Rubber Toronto 2010 and Mr Leather 101s in 2007, he also ran for Mr Leather Toronto. Fenn has lived in Toronto his ...

MIR 12 - Stephane Donaldson ⚜

In Memoriam

Stephane Donaldson has become the second man from Montreal to claim the title of Mr. International Rubber. Previously he was Mr. Rubber Montreal 2008, and also holds the title of Mr. American Rubber as well. Stephane lives in Montreal where he is a marketing and purchasing director ...

MIR 11 - BJ Turgeon

Having previously won the title of Mr. Rubber Montreal 2007, BJ became the first Canadian to win the title of Mr. International Rubber.

MIR 10 - Maurizo Iacone

Maurizio Iacone was born in Rome but has been living in Milano for many years now. Since he was 16 he was always interested in motorbikes (he is among the founders of the first gay bikers club in Milano) and leather gear. Since 1987 he has been attending most international ...

MIR 9 - Michael Schneider

Michael was born in Taipeh (Taiwan) in 1979 and grew up in Ludwigshafen am Rhein (Germany). In 2001 he relocated to Achern (south-west of Germany) which is where he developed his love for rubber and guys in rubber. "Since I know that I am gay I prefer looking at guys ...

MIR 8 - Frank Bug

Franks travels have taken him across Europe and the US to promote MIR and the rubber fetish. Last year alone he served as judge for Mr. Leather Baden-Wurtemburg 2005 in Mannheim, Mr. German Leather 2005 during Berlin Leather Fetish weekend, Mr. Rubber Italia 2006 in Rome, Italy and as head ...

MIR 7 - Chris Vincent

Chris was the seventh man to win the title of Mr. International Rubber.  At the time he won his title, he was a resident of Las Vegas.

MIR 6 - William "Rubberwilli" Schendel

Born in Indiana, William "RubberWilli" Schendel now resides in Chicago where he is a property manager and former fundraising professional. He attended Indiana University and was a founding member of HEADSPACE, an organization for Indiana University students interested in exploring safe, sane and consensual BDSM play. While at IU, he ...

MIR 5 - Yannick Kerjose

Yannick was born in Brittany on the west coast of France and now lives in Paris with his boyfriend Stefan. He is a professional nurse and has recently completed his studies in nursing managements. Yannick is a member of M.E.C. (Mecs En Caoutchouc) the most important rubber association ...

MIR 4 - Chad McLaughlin

Chad was born in Illinois and came to Chicago from Minooka to attend Columbia College in 1990. Since graduation he has been pursuing an acting career with local theater companies and Chicago Lyric opera. In his spare time Chad continues to travel to events around the country and abroad promoting ...

MIR 3 - Tom Kelley

Tom Kelley is a native of western Michigan, and now resides in New Jersey where he is a software engineer.

He emerged into the rubber and S&M scene in 1998 and joined Gay Male S/M Activists (GMSMA) in 1999. He holds the title of Mr International Rubber 2000 ...

MIR 2 -Thomas Smith ⚜

In Memoriam

Thomas Smith was Mr. International Rubber 1999. When he won the title he was a resident of Minneapolis. His dedication to the title and sense of community were recognized during his year and he received the Pantheon of Leather President's Award during 2000.

At his step-down, ...

MIR 1 - Christoph Lehner

Christoph Lehner was born in Munich, Germany and at an early age was fascinated by the imagery of Tom of Finland. The shiny men in rubber caught his eye among all of the images, and his first rubber purchases came in 1993 while staying in London.

He studied philosophy of ...