Miss World Philippines 2015 Off to Miss World Finals by Dennis Natividad · 365 Project
The 24 year-old lady from Nueva Vizcaya, Hillarie Danielle Parungao, the titleholder of Miss World Philippines 2015 leaves for China on November 21. Since her victory in the national pageant held last October 18, she has been undergoing intensive training for the international competition. Proudly representing the Philippines , Hillarie will wear 100% – all filipino gowns showcasing the best of Philippine Fashion. She will be wearing gowns by Mark Tumang, Cherry Veric, Randy Ortiz and Bing Cristobal.
The Miss World Finals will be held in Sanya , China at the Beauty Crown Grand Theater on December 19. 2015 where more than 110 candidates will vie for the much coveted crown of the biggest and most iconic pageant in the world. Founded in 1953, Miss World enjoys the distinction of being the very first beauty pageant established in the world – ahead of all other pageants.
2015 marks the 65th edition of Miss World and when Hillarie parades on the stage she will proudly carry the name Philippines.
Millions of Filipinos here and abroad will be watching the Miss World Finals with great anticipation as hope run high for Hillarie to follow in the footsteps of Megan Young.
It will be recalled that 2013 was a banner year for the Philippines when Ms. Young bagged the Miss World crown in Bali, Indonesia making her the first Filipina to win Miss World and officially the 63rd Miss World.
Cory Quirino, National Director of Miss World Philippines said ” Miss World is a beauty pageant like no other because it expects its candidates to transcend the traditional definition of beauty-namely, women who are empowered, committed and purposeful”.
*Text from Official Press Release of CQ Quest Inc.