Natalia Short is Miss Cook Islands 2015
21-yeard-old beauty Natalia Short was crowned as Miss Cook Islands 2015 at the conclusion of the national pageant held on 17th October 2015. She will now represent Cook Islands at Miss World 2015 to be held in Sanya, China in December. The pageant was held at Roratonga’s National Auditorium. She gets a brand new car as her prize along with other sponsor prizes. Natalia is second Miss Cook Islands to get crowned. She is the eldest of 7 siblings and considers her Grand father, Laveta Short, as her role model. Cook Islands is returning to Miss World this year after their last participation in 1990 edition.
At the same event, 21-year-old-beauty Allanah Herman-Edgar was crowned as 1st runner-up and was elected as Miss Earth CoolkIslands 2015. She will now represent Cook Islands at Miss Earth 2015 to be held in Vienna, Austria later this year. Tumanava Wilmott was adjudged as the second runner-up and was titled Maine Purotu Manava 2015. Mariana Ngaputa was adjudged as the third runner-up, and Josephine was adjudged as the fourth runner-up.
Miss Congeniality – Miss Grace Loki
Miss Photogenic – Miss Natalia Short
Miss Swimsuit – Miss Mariana Ngaputa
Miss Pareu/Sarong – Miss Josephine Enjoy
Miss Rakei Tiare Wearable Art – Miss Natalia Short
Miss Muu Muu Traditional Dress – Miss Natalia Short
Miss Pageant Interview – Miss Tumanava Wilmott
Miss Talent – Miss Natalia Short
Miss Traditional Costume – Miss Natalia Short
Miss Red Cross Cook Islands Final Stage Interview – Miss Natalia Short
Coming to you valuable feedback, do you think that Natalia has what it takes to be the next Miss World? Do you think she will get a placement in Top 15/20 for Cook Islands in Miss World 2015? Do you think that Cook Islands is returning strong, after the absence of 24 years, with the selection of Natalia as their representative? Do let us know by commenting in the comment section below.
Credits: Cook Islands News