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Meet the studs of Mr Ruff 2016

The fifth annual competition hits Vancouver on March 25

Four contestants will compete to become Mr Ruff 2016. (left to right: Jesse, Shane, Aaron, Anuar) Credit: MN Events

It’s open season in Vancouver and the hunt is on to find Mr Ruff 2016.

The annual competition turns five this year at Vancouver’s The Pint. The night will feature candidate stripteases, a charity challenge and step down performance by Mr Ruff 2015, Colin. Four candidates will dance, strip and strut their way through the competition as they battle it out to become Vancouver’s ultimate daddy.

Meet the men vying for this year’s title.

Age: 35
Height: 5’9"
Hometown: Des Moines, IA
Occupation: hairstylist/ massage therapist/ HIV counselor 

Age: 25
Height: 5’11"
Hometown: Vancouver, BC
Occupation: handyman

Age: 25
Height: 5’11"
Hometown: Hamilton, ON
Occupation: driver

Age: 47
Height: 5’11"
Hometown: Duxbury, VT
Occupation: web developer

The winner is determined by a combination of money raised during the charity portion of the contest, as well as online voting that is already open and in-person voting at the event.