The Stakes are Higher than ever

This Year's Victor Will Go Down In History

There can be only one winner in battle.

And the winner of this year's Wahl Online Barber Battle wil be the solo individual who will ever be crowned as champion supreme during our prestigious 100 year anniversary.

Will it be you?

Wield your Wahl clippers and trimmers of choice and be honored the best of the best in this cutthroat compitition.

But to win it all, you'll have to give it your all.

Blade-to-Blade Combat Ends July 31st

Blade-to-Blade Combat
Ends July 31st

Master three cuts. Become the undisputed champion.

Prove you have the skills to knock out these three styles new to this year's battle.


Impress our judges enough and you'll earn serious industry clout, one-of-a-kind glory, plus other prizes deserving of your honor:


Honorary one-year membership to
the Wahl Education & Artistic Team

Complete 5 Star Line of Tools

Wahl Prize package


Membership to the Wahl Select Barbers program

3 clippers, 3 trimmers and Finale

Wahl Prize package


Barber Combo Set and Finale

Wahl Prize package

Learn From a Master

2018 Barber Battle Champion Kevin Nguyen shows how to approach this year's cuts with an in-depth, informative video playbook. Watch the master at work and put your takeaways into action.

Pro Tip: When making your video, give the judges a commentary on your approach and some insight on your decision making.

A Word of Advice: Have your models sign their releases when you film. These will be required when you upload your submission.

All eligible winners must have these signed.

Read the Rules: Every battle has rules, even ours. Take the time to Read Them in Their Entirety. We want your work to be officially allowed for consideration.

FAQs: Our online baarber battle is an industry first, so you might have some questions.

Here Are Some Answers you might find helpful before starting.

Prepare for battle

Scout. Practice. Envision.

Do whatever it takes to get a jump on the competition so you can upload your completed entry by this year's extended deadline of July 31st.

Good Luck. You'll need it. You're going against some of the most talented barbers and stylists in the industry.