On Saturday, August 8, took place the final of the Miss Nicaragua 2020 pageant. The final was organized in the outdoor room of the Holiday Inn hotel with all precautions. For the crown of the most beautiful woman competed eight candidates. The winner of the pageant is 23-year-old Ana Marcelo from the Estelí, who will represent her country in the Miss Universe 2020/2021 pageant in next year, in the USA!
In this year, due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Miss Nicaragua pageant was organized with all the precautions recommended by the World Health Organization (WHO). In the audience of the outdoor hall sat less than 130 people. They were representatives of the organizers, media, sponsors and selected family members of each candidate.
For the crown of the most beautiful woman in Nicaragua and the right to represent the country in the Miss Universe 2020/2021 pageant competed eight candidates. On the stage, They presented themselves in swimsuits and evening gowns. The four best-ranked participants who advanced to the close finals answered a series of questions.
The winner of the Miss Nicaragua 2020 pageant is 23-year-old Ana Marcelo. Ana comes from the Estelí city, in the Estelí department. She is 174 cm tall. She graduated the National University of Engineering (Universidad Nacional de Ingeniería) in Managua, where she completed a master’s degree in agro-industrial engineering. She is a great lover of the mountains.
(Ana Marcelo in a swimsuit and evening gown during the Miss Nicaragua 2020 final, photos: Ana Marcelo Miss Nicaragua 2020/Facebook)
In addition to a beautiful crown and the right to represent the country in the Miss Universe 2020/2021 pageant in the USA, Ana also won four additional awards. She was awarded for the most beautiful face, the most beautiful hair, the most beautiful skin and the best image and style.
The Miss Universe pageant will not be the first international competition in which Ana Marcelo will take part. In 2015, she represented Nicaragua in the Miss Teen Américas pageant, which she won!
(Coronation of the new Miss Nicaragua, photo: La Prensa/Óscar Navarette)
The title of 1st Runner-Up in Miss Nicaragua was won by 25-year-old Geyssell García from the Chontales department. Geyssell is a veteran in beauty contests. She has such titles as Miss Mundo Chontales 2017, 1st Runner-Up in Miss World Nicaragua 2018 and Face of Beauty Nicaragua 2018. She also represented Nicaragua in the Face of Beauty International 2018 competition, where she took 3rd place and won the title of 2nd Runner-Up of Miss Face of Beauty International. 2018.
(Geyssell García – 1st Runner-Up of Miss Nicaragua 2020, photo: Geyssell García/Instagram)
The title of the 2nd Runner-Up in Miss Nicaragua 2020 went to 23-year-old Cindy Bustamante from the Chinandega department, while the title of the 3rd Runner-Up in Miss Nicaragua 2020 went to 26-year-old Magdalena Jarquín from the Siuna city in the Autonomous Region of the North Caribbean Coast.
PHOTO: Ana Marcelo Miss Nicaragua 2020