Former New Zealand beauty queen competes in Xterra Albay

MANILA, Philippines – Former beauty queen Kristy Jennings of New Zealand joined the off-road triathlon  Xterra  Albay for the first time, under the professional category. Crowned as a beauty queen in 1999, she is now set to compete against professional and world title holders from 11 other countries, such as ........»»

Category: newsSource: rappler rapplerJun 17th, 2018

Couple sweeps Xterra Albay race titles

  LEGAZPI CITY, Philippines – A couple from New Zealand completed a sweep of the Xterra Albay race titles here on Sunday, June 17. Sam Osborne and Samantha Kingsford – who have been competing in international races together – conquered one of the toughest off-road triathlon competitions in the country to ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 18th, 2018

Osborne, Kingsford dominate Xterra Albay

Sam Osborne and fiancée Samantha Kingsford of New Zealand turned the Xterra Off-Road Triathlon into a “personal” show as the sweethearts in real life ruled their respective sides in emphatic fashions in tough condition here yesterday......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 17th, 2018

Catriona Gray’s journey from the ‘World’ to the ‘Universe’

Filipino-Australian Catriona Elisa Magnayon Gray has made history in Philippine beauty pageantry for being the first to win the local franchises of Miss World and Miss Universe. Born in Cairns on January 6, 1994 to Australian Ian Gray—whose origins are from Scotland—and Bicolana Normita Magnayon of Oas, Albay the two-time beauty queen started her public [...] The post Catriona Gray’s journey from the ‘World’ to the ‘Universe’ appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsApr 14th, 2018

Miss World beauty queen visits Albay before competing in D.C.

Miss World beauty queen visits Albay before competing in D.C......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsOct 17th, 2016

Beauty queen Michele Gumabao joins & lsquo;The Score& rsquo;

Beauty queen Michele Gumabao joins & lsquo;The Score& rsquo;.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  thestandardRelated NewsOct 14th, 2018

Pia Wurtzbach defends earning for family at age 11

Pia Wurtzbach's challenging rise to the top hasn't been a secret -- the world-class beauty queen even has a 'Maalaala Mo Kaya' episode about the adversities she faced in life. ......»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsOct 7th, 2018

Marco Gumabao ‘shocked’ by sis Michele’s transformation into a beauty queen

Actor Marco Gumabao said he never thought he would see his sister Michele---a volleybelle---sashaying on the pageant stage, much less bag a national crown. But now that he can call himself a beauty queen's brother, the Kapamilya hunk said he is completely supportive of his sister's quest for international recognition. Michele---one of the celebrity housemates for "Pinoy Big Brother" in 2014, along with Jane Oineza, Alex Gonzaga and Daniel Matsunaga---will compete in the Miss Globe pageant in Albania on Oct. 21 (Oct. 22 in Manila). "Ever since we were kids, my sister and I have been into sports. I knew then that she was going to be an athlete, but I never thought she would be...Keep on reading: Marco Gumabao ‘shocked’ by sis Michele’s transformation into a beauty queen.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 30th, 2018

Pia Wurtzbach becomes the first Filipino to get a wax figure at Madame Tussauds HK

via – Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach is the first Filipino to get a wax figure in Madame Tussauds Hong Kong. The beauty queen announced the good news on Instagram, where she informed her followers that her figure will be made available for viewing starting next year. “When I Read more ».....»»

Category: newsSource:  thepinoyRelated NewsSep 24th, 2018

Beauty queen unites Asean entrepreneurs

Beauty queen unites Asean entrepreneurs.....»»

Category: financeSource:  thestandardRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2018

Ilongga is Mutya ng Pilipinas Tourism Queen of the Year Int’l

By: Emme Rose Santiagudo AN 18-YEAR-OLD Ilongga from Bo. Obrero in Lapuz, Iloilo City bagged one of the five major crowns of the 50th Mutya ng Pilipinas beauty pageant held last Sept 16, 2018 at the Mall of Asia (MOA) Arena in Pasay City. Kheshapornam Ramachandran, a Filipino-Malaysian of Indian descent, was crowned Mutya ng Pilipinas […] The post Ilongga is Mutya ng Pilipinas Tourism Queen of the Year Int’l appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsSep 21st, 2018

Mariel de Leon calls for Manila Zoo volunteers – Mariel de Leon calls for Manila Zoo volunteersInquirer.netMariel de Leon has announced that she would volunteer for the Manila Zoo after a video of a lion supposedly having a seizure at the zoo went viral last Sunday, Sept. 16. The beauty queen expressed her heartbreak over the zoo’s treatment of animals last … Source link link: Mariel de Leon calls for Manila Zoo volunteers –»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsSep 20th, 2018

PH bet Zara Carbonell becomes first-ever Miss Tourism Worldwide

  Philippines' Zara Carbonell won the very first edition of the Miss Tourism Worldwide, which was held in Indonesia on Sunday.   According to a post from Miss Tourism Worldwide's Facebook page, ranking after Carbonell were Miss Thailand (1st Runner Up), Miss South Africa (2nd Runner Up), Miss France (3rd Runner Up), and Miss Siberia (4th Runner Up). In a video posted by Carbonell's father, actor Cris Villanueva, the newly-crowned beauty queen aced the question and answer portion. She was asked the question, "What is the accomplishment you're most proud of?" "I'm very much proud to say that I'm a co-founder of a social enterprise that we have launched l...Keep on reading: PH bet Zara Carbonell becomes first-ever Miss Tourism Worldwide.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 10th, 2018

JC Bonnin: Forever ‘Bagets’

For those who grew up in the neon-drenched '80s, JC Bonnin was the dream boy to beat---the mestizo kid who could unleash a mean flying kick. On the small screen, he was cast as the suave suitor of Janice de Belen in "Flordeluna," while on the big screen, he played the annoying admirer of Sharon Cuneta in "Cross My Heart," before hitting the big-time as one of the heartthrobs of "Bagets"---along with William Martinez, Raymond Lauchengco, Herbert Bautista and Aga Muhlach. Becoming an actor was a no-brainer since his last name was Bonnin, after all. (Original "Palos" Bernard Bonnin was an uncle, which makes beauty queen Charlene Gonzalez his cousin.) By his own admission, he was a...Keep on reading: JC Bonnin: Forever ‘Bagets’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 2nd, 2018

WATCH: Miss Earth Philippines 2018 Celeste Cortesi teaches you basic Italian

MANILA, Philippines – Heading to Italy soon? Or do you simple want to learn a line or two in case, you know, the need arises? Worry not because Miss Earth Philippines 2018 Celeste Cortesi was kind enough to teach us basic Italian words and phrases. The Filipino-Italian beauty queen is the first candidate ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 2nd, 2018

Miss Universe 2015 2nd runner-up Olivia Jordan is engaged

MANILA, Philippines – Miss Universe 2015 2nd runner-up Olivia Jordan is engaged. On Thursday, August 30, the former beauty queen and model shared on Instagram photos of how her boyfriend, actor Jay Hector proposed. "He got down on one knee and asked if I could love him forever. Forever doesn’t even ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 31st, 2018

Husband, not kid, is Miriam’s top priority next to God

Miriam Quiambao’s colorful journey is one for the books. During our long plane trip to Dubai, I was moved by Miriam’s story about how the Lord transformed her life and molded her. Peace and joy were written all over her face. The beauty queen scratched beneath the surface of fame and found faith. She’s living… link: Husband, not kid, is Miriam’s top priority next to God.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsAug 27th, 2018

'ChalkChallenge: We Play A Game Of This Or That With Kathryn Bernardo

Here's a beauty edition of Fast Talk with the Queen!.....»»

Category: lifestyleSource:  abscbnRelated NewsAug 24th, 2018

Angel, bumeso kay Ate Vi

FORMER beauty queen-turned-successful entrepreneur Miriam Quiambao attributes her pregnancy at age 43 to her and husband Ardy Roberto’s prayers. Four years na silang kasal and no matter how much they tried, ani Miriam, ’di siya nabuntis noon. Ayaw naman daw nilang mag-resort sa artificial o medical way of getting pregnant.….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsAug 22nd, 2018

Miriam Quiambao expecting first child

MANILA, Philippines – Miss Universe 1999 1st runner-up Miriam Quiambao is expecting her first child. On Sunday, August 19, the beauty queen, TV host, and motivational speaker took to Instagram to confirm the news. According to the 43-year-old Miriam, she's 9 weeks pregnant. She said she and husband Ardy Roberto had been ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 19th, 2018

Winwyn on mom Alma: I ve never seen any of her movies

WinWyn Marquez It's such a shame that I haven't seen any of her movies yet,' said actress-beauty queen Winwyn Marquez, who has long been searching for copies of projects that her mom.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsAug 17th, 2018