Alonso Fernández Alvarez

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Alonso Fernández Alvarez
Alonso Fernández Alvarez.jpg
Born Alonso Fernández Álvarez
(1982-03-16) March 16, 1982 (age 35)
San José, Costa Rica
Website www.alonsofernandez.net
Modeling information
Height 5 ft 11.5 in (1.82 m)
Hair color Black
Eye color Dark brown

Alonso Fernández Álvarez (born March 16, 1982) is a Costa Rican fashion model and beauty pageant titleholder who was crowned Mister Costa Rica 2009[1] and represented Costa Rica at Mister International 2009 but unplaced.

Mister World Model 2007[edit]

Alonso entered the Mister World Model 2007 pageant held on November 18, 2006 in Guatemala. He won Mister Congeniality, and placed first runner-up behind Alberto García of Venezuela who won.[2][3]

Manhunt International 2007[edit]

Alonso competed in Manhunt International 2007 held at the new Kangwonland International Convention Centre, Korea on Saturday 10 February 2007 during winter, where he finished as a top-16 semifinalist ranking 7th place and won Mr. Photogenic.[4]

Mister World 2007[edit]

Alonso, 24, a month later competed in Mister World 2007 and debuted as Costa Rica's first contestant sent to Mister World where he finished as 3rd runner-up on March 31, 2007, in Sanya, People's Republic of China. He is the highest-placed Mister Costa Rica at Mister World and the first to make the finals. At the end of 2007 Beauty Mania conducted an online all-male pageant where Alonso was voted by viewers as Mister Handsome 2007.[5]

Mister International 2009[edit]

At age 27, Alonso return to the stage to compete in Mister International 2009 held in Plaza International Hotel, Taichung, Taiwan on December 19, 2009[6] where 29 contestants competed for the title. Juan Bruno Kettels Torrico of Bolivia[7] won the title.[8] Although unplaced, Alonso is the first man to compete in Mister World Model, Mister World, Manhunt International, and Mister International.

Personal life[edit]

Alonso is an international model and assistant manager with a license in business administration. He has high ambitions to be an important businessman who can benefit the national economy holding a business administration college degree. He is also an enthusiastic sportsman who practices yoga and meditation, as well as gymnastics, acrobatics and swimming. Alonso started modeling commercials at the age of 4 through 12, then 19 shooting photos for Levi's Jeans. Alonso speaks Spanish, French and English. He works as a print and runway model.[9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1][dead link]
  2. ^ [2][dead link]
  3. ^ "Mister World Model 2007". Bellezavenezolana.net. Retrieved 2016-12-10. 
  4. ^ "Alonso Fernández Alvarez - Video Dailymotion". Dailymotion.com. 2006-10-19. Retrieved 2016-12-10. 
  5. ^ [3][dead link]
  6. ^ [4][dead link]
  7. ^ [5][dead link]
  8. ^ [6][dead link]
  9. ^ "Cisoto Fotos: More Alonso Fernández Alvarez". Cisoto.blogspot.com. 2007-12-19. Retrieved 2016-12-10. 

External links[edit]

Preceded by
Gabriel Garro Reinhardt
Mister Manhunt Costa Rica
2007
Succeeded by
Cesar Vargas
Preceded by
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Mister World Costa Rica
2007
Succeeded by
Eduardo Cuberos
Preceded by
Berni Madrigal
Mister International Costa Rica
2009
Succeeded by
Alexander Vega Hidalgo