For the seventh time in the pageants 51 year history, a Dominican was crowned Miss Jaycees. Nadira Lando, the reigning Miss Dominica and Miss Caribbean World , was on Friday night (Aug. 3) crowned by 2011 Miss Jaycees Iantavian Queely of St. Kitts.
Lando, a descendant of Dominica’s indigenous people, the Kalinago captured the Best Modeling in the evening wear segment and Miss Photogenic categories.
First runner-up position went to Miss St Kitts & Nevis Kailah Huggins while Miss St. Lucia , Roxanne Nicholas, who won Best Swimwear and Best Talent got second runner-up. Miss St. Lucia is also the reigning Miss Carival.
Anguilla’s Olufunmike Devonish won Miss Congeniality .
Check out Nadira in the talent and swimwear segments below:
Congrats Nadira! Keep making Dominica proud!!!!
Listed below are the representatives who partook in this year’s pageant.
Ranee Laronde- Antigua
Abigail Hyndman- British Virgin Islands;
Jurnalis Henson- Curacao
Nadira Lando- Dominica
Susan Castano- Dominican Republic
Kiswana Geoffard- Guyana
Krystle Daley- Jamaica
Clarice Yearwood- Montserrat
Ashley Massiah- St. Croix
Kaliah Huggins- St. Kitts & Nevis
Roxanne Nicholas- St. Lucia
Carice Glasgow- St. Vincent & the Grenadines
Davia Chambers- Trinidad & Tobago
The pageant was held under the theme “A Galaxy of Enchanted Royalties” with the tagline “Empowering Women Through Pageantry.”
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