Russian Kereel ‘Your Daddy’ Blumenkrants was declared the winner of the Air Guitar World Championship 2015 yesterday. It was the first time a Russian became Air Guitar World Champion.
The competition was extremely tight as Blumenkrants was tied with three-time U.S. national champion Matt “Airistotle” Burns. Even a single throw of paper, rock and scissors between them ended in a draw, forcing a final showdown.
It was the 20th time the Air Guitar World Championship took place in Oulu, Northern Finland. This year, there were a record 30 participants from a dozen countries.
The purpose of the Air Guitar World Championships is “to promote world peace”. According to the ideology of the Air Guitar, wars would end, climate change stop and all bad things disappear, if all the people in the world played the air guitar.
Here’s the winner: