Thursday, November 6, 2008

Miss Belize Heads to Miss World Pageant

Belize will be represented at the 57th annual Miss World Pageant scheduled to be held in Johannesburg, South Africa from November 16 to December 13. Twenty one year old Charmaine Chinapen has left the country to finalize preparation for the pageant.

Charmaine a young Belizean St. John University Student in New York, acquiring her bachelor’s degree in chemistry, has a dream of one day being a neurosurgeon with the hope of serving in Belize and other developing countries through a voluntary organization “Doctors Without Borders”.

“I am so excited, beyond words; it’s so surreal and such a beautiful experience,” commented Charmaine to Love FM News. “We are competing at the Miss World 2008 Competition and I am going to guarantee you that we are going to do very well. Belize will do well.”

Belizeans are invited to visit the web sites at,, and soon on to follow up on the progress of our participation in the 2008 Miss World Pageant.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Awesome! Girl you've got beauty and brains. You're Belize's best. You make us proud to have a delegate such as yourself, standing tall among all the other representatives from around the world. Shine Charmaine! You've got it all. Best of luck! We'll be watching and championing you on...