Miss Earth 2007

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Miss Earth 2007
MissEarth2007Court.png
Miss Earth 2007 court (Water, Earth, Air and Fire)
Date November 11, 2007
Presenters Utt Panichkul, Priscilla Meirelles, Ginger Conejero
Entertainment Richard Poon
Venue Philippines UP Theater, Quezon City
Broadcaster ABS-CBN, Star World, The Filipino Channel
Entrants 88
Placements 16
Debuts Belize, Cuba, Fiji, Iceland, Northern Ireland, Republic of the Congo, Suriname, US Virgin Islands Zimbabwe
Withdraws Cayman Islands, Chile, Curaçao, Egypt, Greece, Haiti, Ireland, Macedonia, Pakistan, Panama, Puerto Rico, Russia, Samoa, Serbia and Montenegro, Tahiti
Returns Cameroon, Colombia, Hong Kong, Israel, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Macau, Niue, Slovenia, Trinidad and Tobago, Uganda, Zambia
Winner Jessica Trisko
 Canada
Congeniality Amale Al-Khoder
 Lebanon
Best National Costume Jiraporn Sing-ieam
 Thailand
Photogenic Jeanne Harn
 Philippines

Miss Earth 2007, the 7th Miss Earth pageant, was held on November 11, 2007 at the UP Theater in Quezon City, Philippines. The delegates also visited Nha Trang, Vietnam. 88 delegates competed for the title, making 2007 the largest edition of delegates for Miss Earth. The pageant was hosted by MTV Asia VJ Greg Uttsada Panichkul, Priscilla Meirelles and Ginger Conejero. Miss Earth 2006, Hil Hernández from Chile, crowned her successor Jessica Trisko from Canada.[1]

Pooja Chitgopekar from India won her second consecutive Miss Earth-Air title. Silvana Santaella from Venezuela was proclaimed Miss Earth-Water. She also won two special awards: Best in Swimsuit and Best in Long Gown.[2][3] Ángela Gómez from Spain finished fourth as Miss Earth-Fire. Bokang Montjane from South Africa made the top 16 semifinalist and received the Beauty for a Cause award. Montjane became the second winner of this award, after Vida Samadzai from Afghanistan won the first Beauty For a Cause award in 2003.

Results[edit]

Countries and territories that sent delegates and results
Miss Earth 2007 Final 4: Spain, India, Venezuela, and Canada
7 of the Top 8 finalists of Miss Earth 2007: Georgia, Canada, Venezuela, Spain, Thailand, Switzerland, and India
Miss Earth 2007 Award winners: Lebanon (Friendship), Lithuania (Talent), Venezuela (Swimsuit & Long Gown), Thailand (National Costume), and the Philippines (Photogenic)
Contestants on stage in their swimwear

Placements[edit]

Final results Contestant
Miss Earth 2007
Miss Earth - Air 2007
Miss Earth - Water 2007
Miss Earth - Fire 2007
Finalists
Semi-finalists

Special awards[edit]

The following special awards were officially awarded during the grand coronation night:

Award Contestant
Miss Fashion  Vietnam - Trương Tri Trúc Diễm
Beauty for a Cause  South Africa - Bokang Montjane
Best in National Costume  Thailand - Jiraporn Sing-ieam
Best in Swimsuit  Venezuela - Silvana Santaella
Best in Long Gown  Venezuela - Silvana Santaella
Miss Friendship  Lebanon - Amale Al-Khoder
Miss Photogenic  Philippines - Jeanne Harn
Miss Talent  Lithuania - Monica Baliunaite
Miss Eco-Tourism  Cuba - Ariana Barouk

Winning answer[edit]

Final Question in Miss Earth 2007: "How would you describe the beauty of Mother Earth to a blind child?"

Answer of Miss Earth 2007: "I would say that the beauty of Mother Nature smells as sweet as the sweetest rose... that the beauty of Mother Nature feels as soft as the softest leaves... and, that the beauty of Mother Nature sings like the birds in the trees." - Jessica Trisko, represented Canada.[4]

Hosts[edit]

Greg Uttsada Panichkul, the main host of Miss Earth 2007
Host Details
Greg Uttsada Panichkul Main Host
Priscilla Meirelles Anchorperson, Miss Earth 2004
Ginger Conejero Color Commentator, Miss Philippines-Air 2006

Judges[edit]

No. Judge Background
1 Andrea Mastellone General Manager, Traders Hotel Manila
2 Nguyễn Công Khế Editor-in-Chief, Thanh Nien News
3 Jose Ramon Olives Head, Cable Channels, ABS-CBN
4 Arch. Nestor Mangio Chairman, Clark International Airport Corporation
5 Hong Jin Regional Manager, Korean Air
6 Crystal Jacinto Honorable Chairwoman, Kalikasan Fun Bike and President of the Philippines Foundation for Tomorrow's Good Children Inc.
7 General Manuel Roxas PAGCOR
8 Tiziano Ceccarani Head, OE Mergers and Acquisitions
9 Dawn Zulueta Award-winning Movie and TV actress
10 Purissima Benitez Jahannot Deputy Director and Chief Curator

Contestants[edit]

List of countries and delegates that participated in Miss Earth 2007:[5]

Notes[edit]

Debuts[edit]

Returning countries and territories[edit]

Withdrawals[edit]

Replacements[edit]

  •  Tanzania - Kelly Kampton is replaced by Angel Kileo.

Crossovers[edit]

Contestants who previously competed or will compete at other beauty pageants:

References[edit]

External links[edit]