|8 Bicolana beauties vie for Binibining Pilipinas 2015 crowns|
This year, the provinces of Camarines Norte, Camarines Sur, Albay, and Masbate are all represented in the country’s oldest and most prestigious beauty pageant.
Marvi Ann Razon De Lima is Binibini 16. The 24-year-old beauty from Iriga City is a registered nurse. She is currently pursuing a master's degree in surgical nursing. She also loves baking that she ventured this hobby to an online business.
Binibini 20 is Tanya Angelina Nicole Hyde. The proud 23-year-old Masbateña is a certified yoga teacher. Tanya, a fashion design and marketing graduate, is also into extreme sports like rock climbing and wakeboarding. She takes pride in the fact that she has lived in 6 cities.
Binibini 27 Ina Dominica Guerrero is a 21-year-old lass from Capalonga, Camarines Norte. She describes herself as a scrap-booking expert. She considers herself blessed with a fast metabolism that she can eat as much without getting fat.
Guerrero named finalist for Best in National Costume
Among the five finalists handpicked for the Best in National Costume award was Binibini 27 Ina Dominica Guerrero.
The Camarines Norteña impressed the judges with her exquisite yellow and white ensemble designed by John Cliff.
The winner for Best in National Costume will be selected based on online votes. The result will be revealed on pageant night.
Last year, two of Binibining Pilipinas major crowns were won by Albayanas. Ma.Yvethe Avisana Santiago and Mary Ann Bianca Guidotti were crowned Binibining Pilipinas Supranational and Binibining Pilipinas International, respectively.
Miss World Philippines 2014 Valerie Weigmann is also from Albay.
Other Bicolana pageant icons include: Miss Universe 1999 first runner-up Miriam Quiambao, Miss International 2005 Precious Lara Quigaman, Miss Universe 2010 fourth runner-up Venus Raj, Miss International 2009 Bea Rose Santiago, Miss International 2009 Top 15 finalist Melody Gersbach, Bb. Pilipinas-International 2010 Top 15 finalist Dianne Necio.