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Miss Bonaire

Miss Bonaire
Formation 1967
Type Beauty pageant
Headquarters Kralendijk
Location
Membership
Miss World
Miss Earth
Official language
Dutch
National Director
Roderick Beaumont
Website Official website

Miss Bonaire is a national beauty pageant in Bonaire.

History

Traditionally, Miss Bonaire send the winner at Miss Universe in 1967–1999. In 1973–1983 Miss Bonaire winner competed at Miss Intercontinental pageant. Since 2000s Bonaire did not compete at International pageants. In 2010 Bonaire declared to return at International pageants.

The Miss Bonaire Organization provides training and access to young woman, to function as an ambassadress of Bonaire at huge grandslam pageants, with the goal to promote Bonaire's tourism industrie and give Bonaire exposure.[1]

Disallowed in Miss Universe

Since 2010 the Netherlands proclaimed that Bonaire is being Municipality of the Netherlands. The Miss Universe confirmed that Bonaire will only allow to compete at Miss Nederland and will not go to Miss Universe anymore. If the Miss Bonaire wins the Miss Nederland, she may welcome to compete at Miss Universe as "Miss Universe Netherlands".

Franchise holders

In 2018 the Miss Bonaire confirmed to comeback at Miss World competition.

Titleholders

Color key
  •      Declared as Winner
  •      Ended as runner-up
  •      Ended as one of the finalists or semifinalists

Since then the official winner of Miss Bonaire represented her country at the Miss Universe pageant. On occasion, when the winner does not qualify (due to age) for either contest, a runner-up is sent. In 1999 is the last representative of Bonaire at the pageant. Now, the winner may welcome to compete at Miss World competition.

Year Miss Bonaire International competition notes
1967 Cristina Landwier
1968 Ilse Maria de Jong
1969 Julia Edviga Nicolaas
1973 Els Marie Beukenboom Miss Intercontinental 1973
(TOP 7)
1974 Jasmin Romondt
1975 Judith Antonia Evertsz
1978 Rosseley Hernandez
1983 Susan Angela
1995 Donna Landwier
1996 Jessy Viceisza
1997 Jhane-Louise Landwier
1998 Uzmin Mariluz Everts
1999 Julina Felida Miss Universe 1999
(People's Choice Award)
2010 Benazir Berends Charles[2] Miss Intercontinental 2010
(TOP 15)
2012 Saphira Elouise Janga[3]
(People's Choice Award Miss intercontinental 2012)
2018 Ruthgainy Frans TBA

References

  1. ^ [www.facebook.com]
  2. ^ "Miss Bonaire 2010/2011". thetimesofbeauty.com. Retrieved April 19, 2016. 
  3. ^ Miss Bonaire 2012
    (People's Choice Award)Archived 2014-03-07 at the Wayback Machine.

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