Sari Nakazawa will be heading to the 2016 MISS UNIVERSE Competition to represent her country, Japan.
Sari loves playing volleyball, piano, having tea parties, and arranging flowers. She’s even had experience doing rhythmic gymnastics for 4 years!
One of Sari’s favorite sayings is, “?????” which translates to “Where there is will, there is a way.”
Keep up with Sari’s journey on her way to #MissUniverse by checking back on the Miss U App!
The American Bazaar The latest among celebrities to sign up for an Instagram account is the former Miss Universe turned Bollywood actress Sushmita Sen, who made a surprise entry by posting a video of her daughters Renee and Alisah, along with a few pictures of her from their last holiday.
The New Paper Online- After coming close to winning last year’s Miss Universe Singapore (MUS), Miss Poojaa Gill is back again to try for this year’s crown.
She was among 15 women selected to make it through to this year’s finals.
Thirty-four shortlisted contestants were at yesterday’s audition, held at the Singapore Press Holdings’ auditorium, for the chance to make it to the finals.
Miss Gill, 25, a full-time model, has had plenty of experience in beauty pageants and even appeared on Asia’s Next Top Model Cycle 2 in 2014.
ESSENCE- Deshauna Barber might be Miss USA, but the DC native isn’t letting the crown go to her head. The Army Reservist-cum-model got back into fatigues for training this weekend.
“As an Army Reservist, I am required train with my unit 2 days a month and I am so happy to still do that as your #MissUSA,” she posted on Instagram.
Barber has been sharing her experiences on the official Miss USA Instagram, showing fans that she hasn’t given up her duty to her country. She does maintenance and service checks on Humvees, shows off her fatigues, and on her personal account, shares her morning motivation. “When Duty Calls,” she captioned one photo.
Lucija Potoünik, 24, was crowned Miss Universe Slovenia this summer.
Currently, Lucija is a student studying at the University of Maribor.
She will be competing for the crown at the 2016 MISS UNIVERSE Competition.
The previous contestant from Slovenia, Miss Universe Slovenia 2015, Ana Halogen, was honored at the 2015 MISS UNIVERSE Competition for her strength during a difficult medical emergency last winter.
Who do you think will take home the #MissUniverse crown this year?