So far, 50 young women aspire to be the next Miss Costa Rica, enrolling in the annual contest held by Televisora de Costa Rica, owner of the franchise and Teletica local channel 7.
Participating in the contest final will be ten girls chosen from all the candidates enrolled up to and including April 15. “We have a good number of entries. For me this is an achievement to have to date enrolled 50 girls’, said Gabriela Alafro, manager of Teletica.
- Registration for the contest closes April 15
The road to the crown starts with filling out the inscription and an audition call of all participants to appear personally at the channel 7 studios in La Sabana (across from the National Stadium). Nazareth Cascante, the current Miss Costa Rica will welcome all participants and be involved in the election of her successor.
The second heat of the contest will group 15 to 20 semi-finalists, then reduced to 10 finalists which will compete in the televised portion of the contest, ending with one of the contestants being crowned Miss Costa Rica 2013, who will then represent Costa Rica in the Miss Universe pagaent.
Last year, we sought out a woman of challenge, this year hoping to find a “complete woman” in the words of organizers.