On Saturday, January 11 in Siġġiewi, Malta, took place the final of the international beauty contest for men – Mister Tourism World 2019. 19 candidates took part in it. The winner was 25-year-old Danial Hansen Idris from Malaysia. Among the first five finalist were also 24-year-old Jomar Pérez from Puerto Rico (2nd place), 23-year-old Rafael Columna from Dominican Republic (3rd place), 28-year-old Jeremy Lensink from the Netherlands (4th place) and 29-year-old Carlos Santana from Brazil (5th place).
This year’s edition of the Mister Tourism World pageant began on Friday, January 3. Candidates gathered at the Paradise Bay Resort in Mellieha. During the ten-day grouping, they took part in the opening ceremony, rehearsals for the final and official photo sessions. They visited a glass company, and during a trip to Valetta they interviewed local media and visited Saint John’s Cathedral. They also went to the Gozo island. They presented their talents during a talent competition and were subjected to a psychology and personality test. Finally they took part in the preliminaries, which were combined with the World Tourist Fashion Festival.
The grand finale of the 4th edition of Mister Tourism World pageant was held on Saturday, January 11 at the Montekristo Estate in Siggiewi. Candidates for the title of the most handsome man appeared on stage in sports clothes, bathing wears and elegant suits. The finalists also had to answer a series of questions.
(Danial Hansen after the Mister Tourism World final, photo: Danial Hansen/Instagram)
The winner of the Mister Tourism World 2019 competition was Danial Hansen Idris from Malaysia. Danial is 25 years old and 178 cm tall. He comes from Kuala Lumpur. He is an entrepreneurship student, model and bodybuilder. It’s worth knowing that it has Malaysian-Chinese-Danish roots!
Bodybuilding, fitness and gym are Danial’s greatest hobby. Malaysian Mister took part in many bodybuilding competitions. In 2018 he finished 5th place during the Men of Steel competition.
Danial is the winner of the Malaysian beauty contest for men – Bachelor of Malaysia 2019. He was announced the national representative for the Mister Universal Ambassador competition, however he took part in the Mister Tourism World pageant! As you can see, it was a hit, because He won this international competition!
(Danial Hansen in the official photo session, photos: Mister Tourism World/Facebook)
It is worth knowing that Danial is the second representative of Malaysia who managed to win the Mister Tourism World pageant. Earlier this title was won by Joshua Lennet representing Borneo (in 2017).
(Danial Hansen is the second Malaysian with the Mister Tourism World title, photo: Danial Hansen/Instagram)
Among the five awarded men, in addition to the handsome Malaysian were 24-year-old Jomar Pérez from Puerto Rico (2nd place), 23-year-old Rafael Columna from Dominican Republic (3rd place), 28-year-old Jeremy Lensink from the Netherlands (4th place) and 29-year-old Carlos Santana from Brazil (5th place).
(from the left: Rafael Columna, Jeremy Lensink, Danial Hansen, Jomar Pérez and Carlos Santana, photo: Mister Tourism World/Facebook)
Top 8 also included Abdullah Sharif Cheng from Philippines, Kotaro Kasamatsu from Japan and Herald Conner from Venezuela, while TOP 13 was completed by Samuel López Arcos from Spain, Omar Orlando Dale from Jamaica, Wayne Cassar from Malta, Alberto Quijada from Mexico and Chanatip Nathon from Thailand.
(Alberto Quijada from Mexico during the World Tourism Fashion Festival, photo: Mark Mejia)
During the competition were also awarded Special prizes:
- Darling of the Press – Mert Turan from Turkey
- Best Fashion Style and Best National Costume – Chanatip Nathon from Thailand
- Best in Talent – Omar Orlando Dale from Jamaica
- Best Speaker – Jeremy Lensink from the Netherlands
- Best Runway Model and Best Formal Wear – Jomar Pérez from Puerto Rico
- Multimedia Award – Herald Conner from Venezuela
- World Choice Award and Best Physique – Danial Hansen from Malaysia
- Mister Friendship – Fransel Meyers from Curacao
- Best Swimwear – Walid Chakir from France
PHOTO. Danial Hansen/Instagram