Jered Engbring Named Colorado's Most Eligible Bachelor In Cosmopolitan's Bachelor Of The Year 2011 Competition

10/17/2011 02:40 pm ET | Updated Dec 17, 2011

According to Cosmopolitan, the venerable publication of all things sex, love, and style, Colorado's most eligible bachelor is one Jered A. Engbring.

Having claimed the Colorado title, the 29-year-old Durango resident is now vying for the national seat. An aircraft mechanic and engineering student by trade, Jared told Cosmo a lady's "looks are important, but having a positive attitude means more." He also enjoys "being outdoors -- flying, hiking, camping, or mountain biking." Coloradan, indeed.

Those inclined to such activities can vote for Engbring as Cosmopolitan's 'Bachelor Of The Year', or just peruse his profile (yes, ladies, there's a gratuitous shirtless photo).

Should Engbring win 'Bachelor of the Year,' he'll win $10,000 and bragging rights for at least a couple years. Cosmopolitan editors have the final say on the competition's winner.

Engbring's five words to prove he'd make a great boyfriend:

The 'one thing' Jered Engbring will never do in a relationship: