Camille Munro

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Camille Munro
Born (1990-09-06) September 6, 1990 (age 27)
Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
Occupation Dance instructor

Camille Munro (born September 6, 1990) is a Canadian dancer and beauty pageant titleholder. In 2013, she became the first woman from Saskatchewan to be named Miss World Canada in 50 years.[1] The competition took place in Richmond, British Columbia.[2] There were 35 contestants at the pageant, but Munro was the only one from Saskatchewan.[3] She said that she planned to use her crown to "really engage Canadians in what's in Saskatchewan and let them know that we're not just a cold province in the winter."[4] She also planned to spend the year practicing humanitarianism.[5] Her win secured her entry into the Miss World 2013 pageant in Jakarta, Indonesia that September where she made the top 20 out of 127 contestants.[6] Also that year, Munro graduated from the University of Regina with a bachelor's degree in human justice.[7] As part of her program, she did an internship with the United Way of Canada.[8] Munro teaches dance to young offenders who are female.[9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Shinoah Young (May 11, 2013). "Regina's Munro crowned at national pageant". The StarPhoenix. Retrieved June 13, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Congratulations to Newly Crowned Miss World Canada 2013!". The Afro News. May 15, 2013. Retrieved June 13, 2013. 
  3. ^ Miss World Canada winner Camille Munro. CFRE-DT. May 15, 2013. Retrieved June 13, 2013. 
  4. ^ "Miss World Canada from Saskatchewan". CBC News. May 13, 2013. Retrieved June 13, 2013. 
  5. ^ Alyssa McDonald (May 13, 2013). "Saskatchewan beauty queen going to the Miss World pageant". Metro International. Retrieved June 13, 2013. 
  6. ^ "Miss World Canada 2013 crowned". Global Times. May 10, 2013. Retrieved June 13, 2013. 
  7. ^ Samantha Sito (May 28, 2013). "Camille Munro – Miss World Canada 2013". Vancity Buzz. Retrieved June 13, 2013. 
  8. ^ "Human Justice student vies for Miss World Canada title". University of Regina. April 16, 2013. Retrieved June 13, 2013. 
  9. ^ Irene Seiberling (April 29, 2013). "Reginan taking part in beauty pageant with a purpose". Leader-Post. Retrieved June 13, 2013. 
Preceded by
Tara Teng
Miss World Canada
2013
Succeeded by
Annora Bourgeault