Lê Âu Ngân Anh, a 22-year-old beauty from the Mekong Delta province of Tiền Giang, was crowned Miss Ocean Việt Nam 2017 in a finale at Hòa Bình Theatre, HCM City on October 28.– Photo thanhnien.vn
HCM CITY – Lê Âu Ngân Anh, a 22-year-old beauty from the Mekong Delta province of Tiền Giang, was crowned Miss Ocean Việt Nam 2017 in a finale at Hòa Bình Theatre, HCM City on October 28.
Anh beat out 29 contestants to win the beauty title and will represent Việt Nam at the Miss Supranational 2018. The first and second runner-ups went to Nguyễn Thị Diệu Thuý, 20, and Đặng Thanh Ngân, 18, respectively.
The pageant also handed out extra titles such as Miss Áo Dài (Việt Nam’s traditional gown), Miss Bikini, Miss Fashion, and Miss Photogenic.
During the 8-month competition, the contestants have participated in many social and charity activities to encourage marine environment protection.
Miss Ocean Việt Nam was founded by the Việt Nam Environment Protection Fund of the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources and Võ Việt Chung, a well-known Vietnamese designer in search for an ambassador for the “Blue Ocean World” project.
Đặng Thu Thảo from the Mekong Delta city of Cần Thơ won the first Miss Ocean Việt Nam in resort Phan Thiết City, Bình Thuận Province in 2014.—VNS