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Hairstylist wins bronze medal in South Korea

THUNDER BAY -- Thunder Bay’s Adrian Minnella proved last month he can style hair with the world’s best.
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Adrian Minnella was the bronze medallist in the progressive hair cut category at the OMC World Hair Show in South Korea last month. (Submitted)

THUNDER BAY -- Thunder Bay’s Adrian Minnella proved last month he can style hair with the world’s best.

The Trenz Hair Studio stylist earned a bronze medal in the progressive haircut category at the OMC World Hair Show, held in South Korea.

He was one of four Canadians to medal.

Winnipeg’s Kennth Hiebert won gold in the masters category, while Kitchener, Ont.’s Lina Shamoun won top spot in the progressive haircut category. St. Catharines, Ont.’s Julia Falvo was fifth in the same category.

Ontario’s Dee Fortier placed second in the masters category.

This is the first time Minnella medaled at the event, though he has competed around the world in places like Paris, Milan, Italy and the United States.



Leith Dunick

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A proud Nova Scotian who has called Thunder Bay home since 2002, Leith has been the editor of Thunder Bay Source for 18 years and has served a similar role with TBNewsWatch.com since 2009. Twitter: @LeithDunick
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