Monthly Archives: January 2019

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Introducing the 2019 NSPAH Judges: Pup Dodger

This Wednesday and next, we will be introducing one of the judges for the inaugural North Star Puppy and Handler Contests. Our next judge is Pup Dodger.


Pup Dodger was the first ever Michigan Puppy back in 2016, making his way through to become the Great Lakes Puppy in 2017, then becoming the IPTC International Puppy 2017/18. He is a fun loving German Shepherd service pup and has been a member of the community since 2013.  He lives by the motto “ Come Play With Me.” Encouraging others to get off the sidelines and get involved.  He is always willing to […]

By |2019-01-30T12:39:23+00:00January 30th, 2019|2019 NSPAH Contest News|0 Comments

Introducing the 2019 NSPAH Judges: Coleman

Each week for the next three weeks, we will be introducing one of the judges for the inaugural North Star Puppy and Handler Contests. Our next judge is Coleman.


Coleman is a dominant and handler who is based in the Twin Cities. He is a legacy member of the Ingram-Lile Leather family and now leads his own family. Coleman got his beginnings in leather when he went to a leather run to hear a talk on pup play and has loved their community ever since. He served on the NSKC board for two years and now currently operates as a […]

By |2019-01-28T04:54:28+00:00January 28th, 2019|2019 NSPAH Contest News|0 Comments

Introducing the 2019 NSPAH Judges: Sir Ivan

Each Wednesday for the next four weeks, we will be introducing one of the judges for the inaugural North Star Puppy and Handler Contests. Our next judge is Sir Ivan.


Sir Ivan is International LeatherSIR 2016, Great Lakes LeatherSIR 2016 and Minnesota LeatherSIR 2015.

Sir Ivan is committed to working with his community to expand the participation of people in leather and kink. This lead him to his involvement in founding and organizing BLUF Minneapolis and Twin Cities Rubbermen and to actively participate as a member and educator with Titans of the Midwest. More importantly, as […]

By |2019-01-16T05:37:59+00:00January 16th, 2019|2019 NSPAH Contest News|0 Comments

Introducing the 2019 NSPAH Judges: Vincent

Each Wednesday for the next five weeks, we will be introducing one of the judges for the inaugural North Star Puppy and Handler Contests. Our next judge is Vincent.


Vincent has been kinky from a young age. Experimenting with himself and partners. He entered the Twin Cities Leather community 5 years ago by joining NSKC as a puppy. He eventually became a board member of NSKC for 2 years. Along with participating in Leather Community events in and out of state Vincent serves his Master, Sir Kyle Summers. He lives a 24/7 Master and slave lifestyle. He was introduced to […]

By |2019-01-09T23:59:11+00:00January 9th, 2019|2019 NSPAH Contest News|0 Comments

Introducing the 2019 NSPAH Judges: Jinx

Each Wednesday for the next six weeks, we will be introducing one of the judges for the inaugural North Star Puppy and Handler Contests. Our first judge is Jinx.


Jinx is 2019 Ms. Iowa Leather. A genderqueer individual that believes in mutual respect with all things, Jinx strives to embrace anyone that crosses her path with a smile and a warm hug. Almost ten years ago, Jinx found her way into the Kink and BDSM communities as a submissive. Very early on they realized that submission was only the tip of the iceberg, and proceeded to throw themselves in to […]

By |2019-01-03T05:04:13+00:00January 3rd, 2019|2019 NSPAH Contest News|0 Comments

2019 North Star Puppy and Handler Contestant Applications Now Available

The contestant application for the 2019 North Star Puppy and Handler Contests is now available on the contest website (northstarpahweekend.org). The application will remain available until Friday, February 15, 2019, or until the maximum number of contestants is reached.

The contests are limited to a total of 12 contestants. If there is only one contestant in a given category (i.e., puppy or handler), that category will not be contested.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact the contest producers.

By |2019-01-03T03:40:23+00:00January 3rd, 2019|2019 NSPAH Contest News|0 Comments