Meet your head judge Wil Wever
Wil Wever lives in Austin, Texas and is a Leatherman, therapeutic and erotic masseur, activist, and promoter of STI and HIV testing and prevention.
He started his leather journey in the Eagle NYC 21 years ago and has done events and Gogo danced there over the years.
Meet your 3rd judge for the Texas Leather contest, Marcus Barela.
Marcus emerged onto the IML stage as Eagle LA Mr. Leather 2023, showcasing not only his title but a remarkable journey rooted in a 17-year tenure as an Eagle LA employee.
Meet your 4th Texas Leather Judge, Pusckatt Pumera ONYX (he, him, his),
Mr. International Rubber 26, is a dynamic and inspiring figure who hails from Florida. He embarked on his transformative journey into the Shiny Rubber Community in 2019, and since then, he has been a beacon of positive influence and change.
Meet your first judge for the 2024 Texas Pup and Handler Contest: Alpha Onyx
Jamal Herrera-O’Malley, known by Alpha Pup Savage, and Aloha ONYX holds various positions within the San Francisco fetish Community. He is the SF Eagle Leather Pup 2024, Co-Alpha, and Executive Board member of Service Pups of San Francisco. Alpha Savage is also a brother of ONYXNW, a member of the house of Rose and Kush.
Introducing your 2nd Judge for the 2024 Texas Pup and Handler titles: haifisch
haifisch- (she/her), World Pet 2023, is a Cincinnati-based submissive critter. she has been active in the scene since 2017 and loves to soak up knowledge offered by others while giving back to the community. Glitter, bodily fluids, and buttstuff are just a few of her favorite things.
Next, we have the honor of introducing your 3rd judge for the 2024 Texas Pup and Handler Contest: Chris Mastic
Before becoming IPTC International Trainer 2023, Handler Chris was known throughout Florida as one of the Founders and Admins of NCF-PAH, Florida Puppy Handler 2022, and for building bridges within the Florida Kink Community. You can usually find Handler Chris with his partners and pups Puppy Stolas and Pup Nallen
It’s our pleasure to announce your next judge for the 2024 Texas Pup and Handler contest: Daddy Nick
Daddy Nick the Gender Fluid Ginger Handler of the Midwest. Inaugural North Star Handler and inaugural Midwest Handler. Here to give scritches, pets, treats, and affirmation to all pets and humans with consent.
It’s a great privilege for the Austin Kink Weekend Team to welcome our next judge for the 2024 Texas Pup and Handler Contest: Pup Deko
Pup Deko is an Omnisexual, Trans, LeatherPup from small town Kaufman, Texas, and holds the title of South Central Pet 2023. He began His ever-evolving journey in Kink in 2018, and dove into Leather and Pet Play in 2021, in the city of Dallas.
The #akw2024 team is proud to announce our final judge for the 2024 Texas Pup and Handler Contest: Pup Rebel
Pup Rebel hails from Oklahoma City where he works in rural EMS. Rebel is a board member for Paws and Claws-OK and the owner and executive producer of Kink Weekend OKC. Rebel has been part of the pet community since 2018 and a member of the leather community since 2006. Rebel is a Left leaning switch. Rebel has a piece of advice for the contestants: Be true to yourself and let your personality shine through and have fun.