Iowa State Fair Mr. Legs Competition Crowns Winners

DES MOINES, IA (08/16/2022) (readMedia)-- Jarrett Stod of New Sharon was awarded the Best Legs title in the Mr. Legs contest held Saturday, August 13, on the MidAmerican Energy Stage at the 2022 Iowa State Fair.

Beyond overall leg appearance, several leg divisions were judged during the contest, including thinnest, hairiest, palest, tannest, and special winners.

Additional results below:

Thinnest Legs

1. Colby Cook, Des Moines

Hairiest Legs

1. Jim Pepper, Boone

Palest Legs

1. Trevin Nance, Chariton

2. Johnny Kash, Clarence

Sexiest legs

1. Jordan Hulse, Urbandale

2. Luke Friedrich, Long Beach, CA

Tannest Legs

1. Dennis Smith, Cambridge

Special Winners

Cutest, Chubbiest, Adorablest: Carter Proctor, Oskaloosa

Oldest/Longest: Paul Koester, Gladbrook

Thick Thighs Save Lives Award: Alan McKee, Cedar Falls

Willie Nelson Legs: Chris Gammack, Hayesville

Fastest: Brenton Brock, Mechanicsville

Best Dad Legs: Nick Wulff, Ankeny

Laffy Taffy: Pat O'Rourke, Fort Dodge


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