Pinay beauty queens show support for Miss International 2013-A A +A
Wednesday, December 18, 2013
FILIPINA beauty queens showed their support and happiness as the country's representative for the Miss International 2013, Bea Rose Santiago, was able to bring home the crown.
Miss Universe 2013 third runner up Ariella Arida and Miss Universe 2012 first runner up Janine Tugonon posted on their Twitter accounts how proud they were that another Filipina won the Miss International crown.
"Congrats to our #MissInternational2013 @bearose21!! Proud of you," Ariella said.
The whole country is so proud of you!! To Madam Stella Araneta and BPCI congratulations!!! Proud of… http://t.co/JxBMvGIEn6
— Ariella Arida (@araarida) December 17, 2013
Congrats @bearose21 !!! You just brought joy, honor and pride to the Filipinos!! God bless your reign !! Xxx
— Janine Mari Tugonon (@janine_tugonon) December 17, 2013
Miss International 2005 Precious Lara Quigaman also tweeted:
Thank you Bea! Mabuhay ang Pilipinas! To God be the glory!
— lara alcaraz (@laraquigaman) December 17, 2013
Santiago is the third beauty queen from the Philippines who won the title in a major beauty pageant this year, following Megan Young as Miss World 2013 and Mutya Johanna Datul, the Miss Supranational 2013.
Santiago prevailed over 66 other contestants from different countries in the Miss International 2013 on Tuesday evening in Tokyo, Japan. (Sunnex)