MQ 2011 SWIMSUIT PRE-PAGEANT
One of the most exciting parts of the MassKara Queen (MQ) 2011 search is the swimsuit competition. Each year some pre-pageants is being held and scored before the coronation night . For 2011, the final 10 Candidates paraded in colorful two-piece swimsuits during a pre-pageant held at the Chalet of L’Fisher Hotel.
In a private gathering of family, friends and a few invited guests, the ladies sashayed and strutted to emphasize their form and figure in front of prominent judges to include: fitness teacher and director of Mandala Centering Place, Kitty Cooper; Brazilian and head of the Capoiera Senzala here in Bacolod City, Julio Cesar Aquino; and reigning MassKara Queen, Agnes Marie Therese Chang.
MQ 2011 Executive Producer Carmela Gamboa said the pre-pageant will compose 40% of the candidates’ total scores in the swimsuit category on pageant night. The two-piece ensemble worn by the ladies were from Mix Boutique, she added.
On Friday, September 30, 2011, at 6 P.M., the MQ Final 10 will set the catwalk on fire at 888 Chinatown Square Mall as they showcase casual wears from various stores of the mall in a Ramp Modelling Competition. Saturday, October 1, 2011, their wits and brains will be put to a test as they face The Interview Preliminaries at SM City Event Center 4 P.M.*
The Masskara Queen Pageant was produced by ABS-CBN Bacolod in coordination with the Silver Masskara Foundation.
Alexa Niki Drilon was crowned Masskara Queen 2011 at the University of St. La Salle Collesium, Bacolod City.
The winners for 2011 Masskara Queen are as follows Alexa Danica Drilon for the University of St, La salle-Bacolod claimed the coveted crown. The first runner-up was Jelliane Dinorog from Colegio San Agustin-Bacolod, and second Runner-up was Alyssa Villarico for the University of Negros Occidental-Recoletos.
Alyssa Villarico was also crowned the following year as Lin-ay sang Negros being the Bacolod City representative.