Jonavi Raisa Quiray swak sa Miss Philippines-Earth 2011
NOW on its 11th year, Miss Philipppines-Earth has consistently worked for public awareness on important environmental issues. This year, the pageant highlights the pressing concerns that face the country’s deteriorating forests
Miss Philippines-Earth 2011 added extra spice in the look of the candidates as they wore variously printed, animal-inspired swimwear in the recently held Swimsuit Competition at Golden Sunset in Calatagan, Batangas.
The audience were treated to a sizzling show as 50 lovely ladies strutted in style showcasing confidence in their own skin.
Bagging the Best in Swimsuit Award is Jonavi Raisa Quiray representing Puerto Princesa City. In 2010, Jonavi put the Philippines in the international map of beauty when she was hailed as the Queen of the first ever Miss ASEAN TV Charm in Vietnam, besting candidates from other Southeast Asian nations. She was also the Mutya ng Pilipinas International 2008 titleholder.
Two special awards were also presented by Ricky Reyes, owner of Ricky Reyes chain of salon and Golden Sunset Resort and Spa. Michelle Gavagan of Las Pinas City was the recipient of Miss Golden Sunset and Cebu’s pride Muriel Orais was awarded with Gandang Ricky Reyes Award.
Stay tuned for the ten ladies who will continue the journey in getting the much coveted crown in the first elimination round of Miss Philippines-Earth 2011 on May 6 in the Long Gown Competition to be held at Calapan, Mindoro.
The Miss Philippines-Earth 2011 grand coronation night will be on June 5 at the Puerto Princesa City Coliseum, telecast live on ABS-CBN 2 at 10:00 p.m. Elson Galido