Avalon-Chanel Weyzig

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Avalon-Chanel Weyzig
Beauty pageant titleholder
Miss Avalon-Chanel Weyzig at Hans van Eijsden.jpg
Born Avalon-Chanel Weyzig
(1990-04-02) April 2, 1990 (age 24)[1]
Zwolle, Netherlands[1]
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Hair color Brown
Eye color Brown
Title(s) Miss Universe Nederland 2009
Major
competition(s)
Miss Universe Nederland 2009
(Winner)
Miss Universe 2009
Miss World 2009
Miss World Cup 2010
(3rd place)

Avalon-Chanel Weyzig (born April 2, 1990) is a model and beauty pageant titleholder who was crowned Miss Universe Nederland 2009 and represented her country in the 2009 Miss Universe and Miss World pageants.

Early life[edit]

Born in Zwolle to parents of Indonesian descent, Weyzig has an older brother and one little sister. In 2008, she lived for a year in Barcelona, where she learned Spanish. She also speaks fluent English, likes dancing, singing, shopping; and is currently studying international media and entertainment in Haarlem.[1]

Miss Universe Nederland 2009[edit]

Weyzig, who stands 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) tall, competed as one of 12 finalists in her country's national beauty pageant, Miss Universe Nederland 2009, held in Noordwijk on June 27, 2009, where she was crowned the eventual winner of the title, gaining the right to represent the Netherlands in Miss Universe 2009.[2]

Miss Universe 2009[edit]

As the official representative of her country to the 2009 Miss Universe pageant, broadcast live from Nassau, Bahamas on August 23, 2009, Weyzig competed as one of 84 contestants, wearing an evening gown designed by Addy van den Krommenacker and was considered one of the favorites for the title.[3]

Miss World 2009[edit]

Four months later, she was asked to represent the Netherlands in the 2009 Miss World pageant, held in Johannesburg on December 12, 2009, where she was going to participate in the 2010 FIFA World Cup final draw,[4] but was told she wouldn't at the last second and some of her wardrobe was subsequently stolen.[5]

Miss World Cup 2010[edit]

In June, 2010, Weyzig represented the Netherlands in Miss World Cup 2010, a contest held in Germany to celebrate the 2010 FIFA World Cup, with a representative from each of the 32 participating nations. Weyzig placed third overall.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Avalon-Chanel Weyzig". Kameleon Teksten. Retrieved 20 December 2010. 
  2. ^ "Avalon-Chanel Miss Universe Nederland". Het Parool. June 27, 2009. Retrieved 20 December 2010. 
  3. ^ "The world's most beautiful is again a Venezuelan". Trouw. Aug 24, 2009. Retrieved 20 December 2010. 
  4. ^ "Miss Netherlands does 2010 World Cup draw". De Telegraaf. December 4, 2009. Retrieved 20 December 2010. 
  5. ^ "Miss Universe Netherlands, Avalon Chanel, missed the draw for the World Cup". RTV Oost. December 6, 2009. Retrieved 20 December 2010. 
  6. ^ "Argentinian was Miss World Cup". Los Andes. June 10, 2010. Retrieved 20 December 2010. 

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Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Charlotte Labee
Miss Universe Nederland
2009
Succeeded by
Desiree van den Berg
Preceded by
Ecuador Catalina López
Miss World Cup 2nd Runner-Up
2010
Succeeded by
Ecuador Laritza Párraga