Here is Miss Intercontinental 2011. Miss USA 20 year old Jessica Hartman from Denver Colorado.
She was selected from a galaxy of contestants.The final 15
USA (Jennifer Hartman), Bolivia (Daniela Nunez del Prado), Uruguay (Patricia Callero). Asia and Pacific China ( Gong Rui) India (Ipsita Pati) Korea (Ye Seung Ying).
Europe Spainh (Gloria Martinez) Portugal (Olivia Ortz) Russia (Ksenia Frolova).
Africa Ethiopia (Betelhem Hailu Legesse) Mauritius (Laetitia Darche) South Africa (Ti Amore Fourie).
Caribbean Jamaica (Chavoy Gordon) Cuba (Demaris Aguiar) Puerto Rica (Chanty Vargas Melendez).
SUB-Title winners :
Best body award - Patricia Callero - Ur-uguay.
Miss Congeniality - Stephanie Hodson - England.
Best National Costume - Silvana Vasquez Monier - Peru.
Miss Photo0genic - Kathlyn Desire - Martinique.
Runner up for Miss Continental 2011 was local favourite Miss Spain.
The event took place in Orihuela at the TEATRO CIRCO.
Miss USA received the 200,000 euro crown from last year's winner Maydelise Columna from Puerto Rica.
A ten minute video was produced for Orihuela as a memento of the event at a reported price of 40,000 euros.
In conclusion I am sorry to say I was not aware of the event until today Oct.10th. Sorry YES because similar to the title of this post A THING OF BEAUTY IS A JOY FOREVER,