The 40th edition of prestigious election Miss Polonia is behind us. The crown of the most beautiful Polish woman went to 19-year-old Milena Sadowska from Babice. The blond-haired beauty defeated 19 competitors, including 23-year-old Martyna Górak from Kiedrzyn (1st Runner-Up) and 19-year-old Patrycja Woźniak from Łask (2nd Runner-Up). In addition to the main titles, additional prizes were also awarded: Miss Delia Cosmetics, Miss Party.pl, Miss Personality and Miss Audience.
This year’s Miss Polonia final started with the photo presentation of all previous winners of the competition – from Władysława Kostakówna (Miss Polonia 1929) to Agata Biernat (Miss Polonia 2017). Later, the stage belonged only to the finalists, who presented themselves on the stage seven times, i.a. swimsuits, wedding dresses and evening gowns.
In jury of this year’s ediotion sat laureates of Miss Polonia pageant – Ewa Wachowicz (Miss Polonia 1992), Aleksandra Stajszczak-Spieczyńska (Miss Polonia 1993) and Agata Biernat (Miss Polonia 2017). The member of the jury was also Yaritza Reyes (Miss World Dominican Republic 2016 and 1st Runner-Up in Miss World 2016).
The judges decided that the crown of the most beautiful Polish woman will go to the 19-year-old Milena Sadowska from Babice in the Lesser Poland province.
The new Miss Polonia is 175 cm tall. She is this year’s high school graduate and currently studying journalism at The Pontifical University of John Paul II in Krakow. Among her main interests, she lists fashion, riding, cycling and rollerblading.
(Miss Polonia 2018 coronation, photo: Kurnikowski / AKPA)
23-year-old law student – Martyna Górak from Kiedrzyn is awarded with 1st Runner-Up title.
(1st Runner-Up of Miss Polonia 2018 – Martyna Górak during the Miss Polonia 2018 final, photo: Kurnikowski / AKPA)
While 19-year-old administration student – Patrycja Woźniak from Łask is awarded with 2nd Runner-Up title.
(2nd Runner-Up of Miss Polonia 2018 – Patrycja Woźniak during the Miss Polonia 2018 final, photo: Kurnikowski / AKPA)
In addition to the main titles, additional prizes were also awarded. Milena Sadowska received Miss Delia Cosmetics title (award from the competition’s sponsor), Miss Personality title (awarded by the candidates) went to 21-year-old Karolina Grodzka from Rzeszów while the titles of Miss Party.pl and Miss Audience (automatic promotion to TOP 5) were collected by 20-year-old Sylwia Stasińska from Gdańsk.
(from the left: Milena Sadowska, Karolina Grodzka, Sylwia Stasińska, photo: Kurnikowski / AKPA)
At the Miss Polonia 2018 final appeared laureates of previous editions: Joanna Michalska (Miss Polonia 1990), Karina Wojciechowska (Miss Polonia 1991), Agnieszka Zielińska-Richter (Miss Polonia 1996), Roksana Jonek-Kosakowska (Miss Polonia 1997), Izabela Opęchowska-Gardocka (Miss Polonia 1998), Marta Kwiecień-Dąbska (Miss Polonia 1999), Justyna Bergmann (Miss Polonia 2000), Joanna Drozdowska (Miss Polonia 2001), Barbara Tatara-Kacperska (Miss Polonia 2007), Paulina Tymińska (1st Runner-Up of Miss Polonia 2003), Katarzyna Włodarek (2nd Runner-Up of Miss Polonia 2016), Magdalena Swat (1st Runner-Up of Miss Polonia 2017) and Malwina Ratajczak (2nd Runner-Up of Miss Polonia 2017).
MISS POLONIA 2018 – RESULTS
|MISS POLONIA’18||Milena Sadowska||Babice|
|1st Runner-Up||Martyna Górak||Kiedrzyn|
|2nd Runner-Up||Patrycja Woźniak||Łask|
|TOP 5||Sylwia Stasińska
|TOP 10||Jesica Walecka
Photo: Kurnikowski / AKPA