French Filipina Gwendolyn Ruais wins Miss World Philippines 2011!

French Filipina beauty Gwendolyn Ruais is the new Miss World Philippines 2011!

Adventures of a Beauty Queen would like to congratulate the winners of Miss World Philippines 2011!!!

THE MISS WORLD PHILIPPINES 2011 WINNER IS: Gwendolyn Ruais. (silent S) She will fly to London in November 2011 to represent the Philippines in the Miss World beauty pageant! The French Filipina beauty hopes to become the first ever representative of the Philippines to win the title!

Gwendolyn Ruais’ court of beauties include:

1st Princess – #24 Nikette Henson
2nd Princess – #9 Martha McCulley
3rd Princess – #22 Bianca Paz
4th Princess – #15 Jaysel Arrozel

TWO Very Special Awards were given:

Miss SMDC – #9 Martha McCully

Miss Kapuso World – #9 Martha McCully


#24 Nikette Henson
#9 Martha McCully
#15 Jaysel Arrozal
#22 Bianca Paz
#13 Gwendolyn Ruais


#22 Bianca Paz
#12 Elaine Moll
#13 Gwendolyn Ruais
#5 Rogelie Catacutan
#25 Erina Lightholder
#15 Jaysel Arrozal
#1 Samantha Purvor
#9 Martha McCully
#24 Nikette Henson
#11 Mercy Malaluan
#7 Charlotte Tyler
#16 (People’s Choice Winner) Loucelle de Jesus

Other special awards and winners for the evening –

Best Fashion Designer – Delby Bragais (she designed the gown of #13 Gwendolyn Ruais)

Best in Long Gown – #22 Maria Paula Bianca Paz (her gown was designed by Francis Libiran)

Miss Sheridan – #16 Loucelle de Jesus

Best in Swimsuit – #13 Gwendolyn Ruais

Miss Healthy Body – #13 Gwendolyn Ruais

Miss Philippine Prudential Life Insurance – #20 Jayanne Aldanese

Miss Metro Dental Smile – #24 Nikette Henson

Miss Manny O – #1 Samantha Purvor

Miss Shimyon – #25 Erina Lightholder

Miss Friendship – #5 Rogelie Catacutan

Miss Talent – #5 Rogelie Catacutan

Miss Photogenic – #1 Samantha Purvor

Bianca Paz (3rd RU), Martha McCully (2nd RU), Gwendolyn Ruais (winner) Cory Quirino, Miss World 2010, Nikette Hanson (1st RU) and Jaysel Arrozal (4th RU)

Congratulations also to the beautiful Cory Quirino and her Miss World Philippines team for a VERY successful beauty pageant. The Miss World Philippines franchise was formerly held by Bb. Pilipinas but now, with Cory Quirino at the helm of the prestigious contest, we can expect new and exciting things for Miss World Philippines!

Click here to see my best photos in Miss World Philippines 2011!