Jeff Langum Has the Best Beard in the World

Voorhees man wins the trophy for his fabulous follicles.


From our Friday coverage:”This man is called Jeff Langum. He is a 39-year-old web designer from Voorhees, New Jersey. Last month he deservedly won “Best in Show” (yes) at the National Beard Championship (yes) in New Orleans. Next up: The world.”

The Daily Mirror rounds up the winners:

Hairy hopefuls have duked it out for the much coveted World Beard and Moustache Championship.

Face fuzz fans from all over the world tried to out-chin each other in Leinfelden-Echterdingen, Germany.


Americans showed they are still voting for Bush, as Beard Team USA scooped nine trophies.

First place trophies went to Patrick Fette (English Moustache), Dan Lawlor (Freestyle Moustache), Jeff Langum (Full Beard Natural), and Burke Kenny (Full beard, styled moustache).

USA! USA!

UPDATE: Check out our Q&A with Jeff Langum where he talks beards, the facial hair community, and what it's like to have the world's best beard.

  • Bert Mayer

    Aarne Bielefeldt (USA) got 1st place in Full Beard Freestyle as well.