[Updated May 19, 2013] Olongapo City’s Angelee Claudett Delos Reyes was crowned Miss Philippines Earth 2013, beating 46 other ladies from around the Philippines and Filipino community abroad.
Outgoing queen, Miss Earth Air 2012 Stephany Stefanowitz crowned the new queen at the SM MOA Arena Sunday night, May 19.
The 25-year-old beauty also won Best in Long Gown and Beauty for a Cause Award.
Delos Reyes will represent the country in the upcoming Miss Earth 2013 pageant, which date and place are yet to be announced.
Completing the list of winners are runners-up Miss Philippines Air 2013 (first runner-up) Kimverlyn Suiza of Nagcarlan, Laguna; Miss Philippines Water (second runner-up) Nancy Leonard of Zamboanga City; Miss Philippines Fire (third runner-up) Alma Cabasal of West Coast USA, and Miss Philippines Eco-Tourism (fourth runner-up) Bernadette Mae Aguirre of Sta. Maria, Bulacan.
[Earlier Post: LIVE BLOG] From among the 47 ladies vying for the title, only one lady will be crowned Miss Earth Philippines 2013 tonight at the coronation night to be held at the SM Mall of Asia Arena.
The chosen lady will wear on her head “a destiny” and “a fulfillment of one’s dream” crown starting tonight. More than just the symbol of being a true Filipino ‘green’ beauty that would advance the welfare of the environment, the winner will also represent the country in the upcoming Miss Earth 2013 pageant later this year.
Who will she be? That we are yet to know at the end of tonight’s coronation ceremony in Pasay City.
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[May 19, 2013 UPDATES]
Miss Earth Philippines 2013 Winners:
Miss Philippines – Earth 2013 – Miss Olongapo City Angelee Claudett Delos Reyes
Miss Philippines – Air 2013 – Miss Nagcarlan, Laguna - Kimverlyn Suiza
Miss Philippines – Water 2013: Miss Zamboanga City - Nancy Leonard
Miss Philippines – Fire 2013: Miss Phil. West Coast USA - Alma Cabasal
Miss Philippines – Eco 2013 -Tourism: Miss Sta. Maria, Bulacan - Bernadette Mae Aguirre
Top 10 Finalists:
No doubt, the new format of Miss Earth pageant is great as it selects the finalists from Swimsuit and Long Gown Competitions. This seems to have not been a practice in any beauty pageant.
The first top five finalists are:
1. Miss Nagcarlan Laguna
2. Miss Misamis Occidental
3. Miss San Manuel Isabela
4. Miss Cabugao Ilocos Sur
5. Miss Zamboanga City
The second batch of finalists chose after the long gown competition are:
6. Miss San Marcelino, Zambales
7. Miss Sta. Maria Bulacan
8. Miss Olongapo City
9. Miss East Coast, USA
10. Miss Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay
Here you go, guys!
Best in Long Gown – #19 Aura Donna Garon of Mabalacat City
Best in Swimsuit – #28 Angelee Claudett delos Reyes of Olongapo City (Zambales)
Miss Photogenic – #37 Darian Bajade of San Pablo City (Laguna)
Best in Cultural Attire – #24 Kristel Suizo 0f Misamis Occidental
Miss Congeniality – #12 Alma Cabasal of Fil-USA West Coast
Beauty for a Cause Award – #28 Angelee Claudett delos Reyes of Olongapo City (Zambales)
Meet all the 47 candidates here.
Hosted by Miss Earth 2008 Karla Paula Henry, Miss Earth Air 2009 Sandra Seifert, and Miss Earth Philippines-Air 2006 Ginger Conejero, the 13th edition of the environment-themed pageant is the grandiose pageant so far.
Carousel Productions Miss Earth Philippines has produced one Filipina Miss Earth since its inception through Henry.
Will Delos Reyes be the next?
Are you happy with the results? Let us know your thoughts in the comments.