Imelda Schweighart Crowned Miss Philippines Earth 2016


Imelda Schweighart from Puerto Princesa City is Miss Earth Philippines 2016

Imelda Schweighart from Puerto Princesa City was crowned Miss Philippines Earth 2016 on June 11, 2016 at the University of the Philippines Theatre in Quezon City, Philippines. Imelda Schweighart succeeds Miss Earth Philippines 2015, Angelia Gabrena Ong, who is also the reigning Miss Earth. Imelda Schweighart will now represent Philippines in the coming edition of Miss Earth 2016.

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In the 16th edition of Miss Philippines Earth 2016, Kiaragiel Gregorio from London was adjudged as Miss Philippines Earth Air 2016, Loren Mar Artajos from Laog City was titled as Miss Philippines Earth Water 2016, Shannon Rebecca Bridgman from Rosales, Pangasinan was announced as Miss Philippines Earth Fire 2016 and Melanie Mader from Vienna was crowned as Miss Philippines Earth Eco Tourism 2016.

Gracing the jury panel were Sharon Cuneta, Bamboo Mañalac and Lea Salonga.  The show began with the announcement of Top 12 semi-finalists after the opening performance and introduction. Entering the Top 12 semi-finalist spots were:

  1. Cagayan de Oro City- Charinna Barro
  2. City of San Pedro- Athena Mari Jamaica Catriz
  3. Murcia, Negros Occidental- Jessica Zevenbergen
  4. Vienna- Melanie Mader
  5. Caloocan City- Joanna Rose Tolledo
  6. Dumaguete City- Maria Fatima Al-sowyed
  7. Puerto Princesa City- Imelda Schweighart
  8. London- Kiaragiel Gregorio
  9. Zamboanga City- Bellatrix Tan
  10. Rosales, Pangasinan- Shannon Rebecca Bridgman
  11. Lobo, Batangas- Krissandra Marie Abel
  12. Laoag City- Loren Mar Artajos

After the swimsuit and evening gown segment, the contestants were narrowed down to Top 5 finalists, they were:

  1. London- Kiaragiel Gregorio
  2. Puerto Princesa City- Imelda Schweighart
  3. Laoag City- Loren Mar Artajos
  4. Vienna- Melanie Mader
  5. Rosales, Pangasinan- Shannon Rebecca Bridgman

The show also witnessed the former Miss Earth Philippines titleholders on the stage, Sandra Seifert (2009), Catherine Untalan (2006) and Stefany Stefanowitz (2012).

During the coronation gala, few special awards were also allocated to the contestants-

  1. Miss Talent – Eva Eunice Reinoso 
  2. Miss Cultural Costume – Kristel Suizo Pagadian 
  3. Best in Swimsuit – Kiaragiel Gregorio 
  4. Miss Friendship – Hannah Vargas
  5. Miss Photogenic – Angelyn Presidente 

What do you think about the chances of Imelda Schweighart at Miss Earth 2016? Do share your opinions!

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Also Read: Miss Earth England 2016 Luissa Burton Has Beaming Vibes of Being Next Miss Earth!

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3 thoughts on “Imelda Schweighart Crowned Miss Philippines Earth 2016

  1. Of all the contestants, the only one who provided a strong-straightforward answer was Miss Laoag…the others were pausing or struggling…

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