International Ms. Olympus Leather is slave boo. Boo is involved in charity work, the 2 charities that she devotes her time to are Youth First and 22 Until None. Youth FIrst is an organization in Dallas that helps LGBT youth. Her Master's household the Wulfe's Den, has cooked dinners, provided art and school supplies, donated a trailer for the Pride Parade, and much more. 22 Until None is an organization dedicated to veterans and helping them overcome PTSD, and suicide prevention. She is the owner, and founder, of Boots and Bikes. Boots and Bikes brings all aspects of the community together to raise money for 22 Until None by washing motorcycles, and blacking leather!
The Wulfes Den is a community, charity, and activism household of more than 20 members. Their goal is to provide support to their local community, and the first rule is that each member is required to give back, volunteer, donate, or work in the community.
In 2015, she asked a simple question about running for a Leather Title. Within 2 months she was on stage and honored to be announced as Ms. Great Plains Olympus Leather. A mere, 3 months later, she was onstage, in Atlanta, competing for International Ms. Olympus Leather. The stars aligned, and with tons of support, slave boo became International Ms Olympus Leather 2015-2016. Her year as title holder has been life changing, and amazing. She has traveled, judged, volunteered, taught and made many many friends. Winner of the 2016 Pantheon of Leather South Central Regional Award.
Fred Anderson is the current International Mr. Olympus Leather 2015-2016 and Great Plains Mr. Olympus Leather 2015. He bought his first leather vest from Shades of Grey in Dallas back in 2002 and has met many wonderful people who have helped him along his leather journey.
An avid cigar aficionado and bootblack, Fred likes to teach others about Cigar play and Cigar Service, as well as bootblacking and leathercare. He's also pinned into Mama's Family as "Mama's Cigar Aficionado". A former Gulf Coast Community Bootblack in 2008, he tries to help others care for and maintain their leather. He's had the opportunity to teach at events, held positions of leadership in the local and international leather organizations, bootblack for contests and be a part of many organizations such as Mr. Friendly in helping reduce the stigma of HIV.
The biggest change since winning International Mr. Olympus Leather is the number of events he's attended throughout his title year. Trying to travel nearly every weekend of the year and attending local, regional and International Leather contests, he has sought to bring back visibility and a presence with Olympus Leather through volunteering and social media.
Dave was born in Los Angeles, which created his kindred spirit and unique connection to the City of Angels. His first leather experience happened in 1990 at the Gauntlet Bar in LA where he was exposed to the hardcore old guard and became a kinky Angelino himself. That experience was the beginning of his raunchy leatherman journey.
Dave was Mr. Bullet Leather 2012 and was inducted into the Los Angeles Band of Brothers in 2013. He was Mr. West Coast Olympus Leather 2014 and International Mr. Olympus Leather 2014.
While utilizing his title for fundraising and charity work, Dave never forgot to party and have fun while bringing a raw and sexually charged element back into the events.
Dave is also a member of the oldest and longest running gay organization in the world, The Satyrs Motorcycle Club. "Riding a Harley-Davidson and being a gay biker in California is a dream come true. Being in the Satyrs M/C is like having the family you always dreamed of," he stated. "I am one lucky man to be assimilated into a brotherhood of great men."
Nova discovered the local BDSM group in 2007 and hasn’t left since. After a while in the BDSM101 education group called The Path Nova was invited to the 201 education group called The Journey and later the 301 called Leather Quest. It was the strict education system where she earned her first leathers. Nova is currently on The Path administration team as class scheduler. She’s also assisting as one of the presenter liaisons for Rocky Mountain Rebellion 2017. Nova was Rocky Mountain Olympus Leather 2012 and went onto win International Ms. Olympus Leather 2012. She has served on numerous judging panels, and was head judge at the first Person of Leather Competition Rocky Mountain Person of Leather 2014 as well as 2016.
Nova identifies as a Fem Domme and is in a monogamous relationship with her slave Myles. Nothing pleases her more than very long artistic scenes which involve blood. She is a no bull shit type person, likes hugs and loves to chat over good coffee.
Master Tallen came into the Master/slave lifestyle in 1997 as a slave. He began his evolution into Mastery in early 2002 and is proud of where his journey has taken him. He has experienced a lot on both sides, and with the help of many, has been exposed to numerous perspectives. He enjoys sharing his experiences with others and trying to help them find their own paths. He has presented classes and judged Leather Contests all over the U.S. and beyond.
Currently Master Tallen is an owner of Great Plains Olympus Leather Contest, and is the Executive Producer of International Puppy and Trainer Contest. He is a Member of NLA Dallas, DPEX, and MAsT, and serves on the EC of Beyond Vanilla.
In 2005, he created the Master/slave Flag. In 2008 he won the Leather title as Northeast Master. In 2011 he became Mr. Great Plains Olympus Leather, and subsequently was honored to be selected as International Mr. Olympus Leather 2011.
He loves sharing what he has experienced as well hearing from others. He is also honored to have received many Pantheon of Leather nominations over the years. But the most rewarding thing of all has been the countless number of people he has helped along in their own journeys. Their successes, and words of thanks to him, mean more than anything.
Utah Rox believes that if you are given the gift of education and knowledge that you have a responsibility to pass it on and share it with others. Utah Rox is the International Mr. Olympus Leather 2010 and a graduate of the Journeymen 3 Academy. He now travels nationally teaching Leather Lifestyle and BDSM workshops. His workshops always promise to be informative, interactive and most entertaining.
Utah Rox is a Leatherman trained in both traditional and modern SM leather. He lives the M/s and power exchange lifestyle fulltime. He is a long standing patched charter member of a large international motorcycle club. Through his own blood, sweat and tears Utah Rox has earned the leather he wears.
As a retired Police Officer, he incorporates real life pain delivery tactics into his play. Many of his SM tools come from being experienced in mountain search and rescue, firefighting and emergency medical response.
Labels, labels everywhere we turn! Some of those that fit Mistress Simone: sadist,pervert, fetishist, edge player, professional dominatrix, lifestyle educator,published author,geek and kinkster. Her community service has included the executive directorship of the Leather Rose which became the LRA,Inc.- a members BDSM club located in Chicago,Illinois where many current community groups have their roots. She has hosted and organized various auctions and fundraisers throughout the years, has been a judge for numerous leather contests including GLLA judge 2006 and Illinois Leather Sir and boy 2007 judge and Intl Puppy judge 2012. She is honored to have been the first leatherwomen judge of International Sir and Boy in 2016. As a LA&M volunteer, she worked on the Terry Rose Memorial library and wherever needed. Her educational career began at the Leather Rose with her first flogging class, where she immediately fell in love with teaching.
Now 25 years later ,she has presented at countless munches, groups and events.Some of the events she has presented at include Vicious Valentine, Kinky Kollege, COPE, Purple Passion, NELA, Shibaricon, OLF, Dark Odyssey, Fetish Flea, Southeast Leather Fest, Galleria Domain 2 and DomCon. College lectures include Northwestern University, Loyola and University of Chicago. This past year she was honored to present at the Rome BDSM conference. She is headmistress of the Chicago branch of ClubFEM, an organization designed for female dommes and male submissives.
In April 2008, she was honored to be the first recipient of the Illinois Ms. Leather Pride title. She then went on to become Ms. International Olympus 2009. During her title year, she focused on bdsm education and increasing community awareness on women leather titleholders. As well as the above she is honored to be the first woman titleholder of International Trainer 2004. Her current personal passion is writing and podcasting further on female dominance, feminism and women power issues. Branching out to print, she is the author of "The Toy Bag Guide to Chastity" released by Greenery Press in 2014. Mistress Simone has been a lifestyle and professional Dominatrix for 25 years, assisting many on their journey into kink.
Aptly named “Mama’s Tyrannosaurus Regina,” Caro’s involvement in Leather spans almost 40 years; from the heyday of New York leather bars in the 70s and 80s, to the earliest days of AIDS activism through today. An international title holder, (Ms Olympus Leather 2005), Caro was also a recipient of the National Leather Association’s Lifetime Achievement Award and a Pantheon of Leather Award. She is a co-founder of Women In Leather International and co-founder and co-producer of the Women’s International Leather Legacy Title and a member of “The Council of Elders.” In 2013 she was honored to give the speech for Monique Von Cleef’s induction into the Leather Hall of Fame. Caro has also served on the Executive Board of the National Leather Association, International and Transcending Leather. As an educator she has taught classes and workshops since the 80s and to date has presented over 300 classes/workshops at various events, most recently at CLAW 2013. In addition, she has also been an emcee and keynote speaker for various events and she has judged over 50 local, regional, and international Leather Contests including Olympus Leather, Mr&Ms International Transgender Leather and International Mr. Leather (IML XXX). Despite all the awards and accolades, Caro continues to do things for the original reason she began to do any of it: For the Love of Leather.
Master Ron Hendon has been a member of the Leather community in the Athens-Atlanta area since 1987. A long-time member of the former People Exchanging Power Atlanta, and heading the Athens Chapter of POP for several years. Ron is involved with Masters And slaves Together (MAsT) group in Athens, Georgia. Ron lectures, does stage presentations, judges and teaches classes both for the Leather and Tattoo and Body Piercing Communities.
He is the owner of Athen's oldest Tattoo and Body Piercing studio Midnight Iguana Tattoo, established in 1989.