Gladys Urbina, 16, is a third form
Commercial Studies student at San Pedro High School. Her parents are
Gladys Alvarado and Miguel Rivero, and she grew up in San Pedro. "I feel
excited because it is a new experience for me and I will do the best that
I can. I hope to get everyone's support because I believe that I could be
a good Miss San Pedro for the community."
Velia Pech, 16, is also a third form student
majoring in academic studies at San Pedro High School. She was born in
San Pedro to parents Nancy and Ricardo Pech. "I am excited and nervous at
the same time, because this is something that I have wanted to do since I
was a little girl. If I do win this pageant, I will make sure that I make
San Pedro proud."
Tatiana Rivero, 15, is a second form student at
San Pedro High School. Her parents are Elsa and Ely Rivero. "I feel
excited and a little nervous because this is the first time I'll be
participating in a pageant. I will give the best of myself and I would
appreciate support from the community because we all need it."
Yesmyn Galvez, 17, is presently working (self
employed). Her parents are Anna and Oscar Moralez. Yesmyn was recently
named Miss Photogenic at the Miss Estereo Amor pageant held a few weeks
ago. "I am very happy to be participating once again in a pageant. I am
also very happy to meet other young ladies. I would like to thank the
organizers of this pageant for inviting me to participate and I invite
the whole community of San Pedro to support us in this event."
Sheena Torres, 18, is presently studying at St.
John's College in Belize City and she is majoring in Literature and
Psychology. She was born in Belize City, to parents Vanessa Guerrrero and
Erwin Torres Sr.
The contestants will be judged on swimwear,
casual wear, evening gown and a question and answer segment. They will
also perform together in a dance presentation.
The young lady chosen as Miss San Pedro
2003-2004 will receive a scholarship. Other prizes will also be awarded
to Miss Photogenic, Miss Amity and Miss Physique. The judges for this
event will be Mayor Said Guerra from Benque Viejo; Stephanie Young ñ
Queen of the Bay (2000 ñ 2001); Leilah Pandy ñ Miss Belize/Miss Costa
Maya (2003 ñ2004); Wil Alamilla and Judy Williams from San Pedro.
The official crowning of the new
Miss San Pedro will take place at a special coronation on September
10th, during the St.
George's Caye Day celebrations.
Don't miss this spectacular event; and your
opportunity to support the newest representative of our community, Miss
San Pedro 2003-2004.