Filipino-German Valerie Weigmann is Miss World Philippines 2014

The Filipino-German Valerie Weigmann was crowned Miss World Philippines 2014 at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City on Sunday night.

Valerie Weigmann of Albay province, who bested 25 other candidates, was crowned by reigning Miss World Megan Young.

Twenty-four-year-old Weigmann, received numerous special awards, including Best in Swimsuit, Best in Fashion Runway and Best in Long Gown.

She was also chosen as Miss Solaire, Miss Filia, Miss Jesi Mendez, Miss Reducin, Miss Olay, Miss Bench, Miss Camarines Sur, Miss Hana and Miss Blue Water Day Spa.

The runners-up for Miss World Philippines 2014 are Lorraine Kendrickson (Candidate No. 1, First Princess); Nelda Ibe, (Candidate No. 20, Second Princess); Nicole Donesa, (Candidate No. 14, Third Princess); Rachel Louise O. Peters (Candidate No. 7, Fourth Princess).

Valerie Weigman is a TV host and commercial model, currently co-hosting the show “Eat Bulaga” and a former housemate in “Pinoy Big Brother Teen Edition Plus” in 2008.