Miss South Africa Rolene Strauss after-effects to the admirers afterwards actuality crowned Miss World 2014. She’s belted by the aboriginal runner-up, Miss Hungary Edina Kulcsar, left, and additional runner-up, Miss United States Elizabeth Safrit, during the admirable afterpiece of the Miss World celebration in London on Sunday. MISS South Africa, 22-year-old Rolene Strauss, was crowned Miss World 2014 at the contest’s arrant final in London on Sunday, with an estimated billion admirers watching on television about the globe.
Miss South Africa Rolene Strauss was crowned Miss World on Sunday in a antagonism in London.”South Africa, this is for you,” she said in an account afterwards the pageant. “I’m so appreciative of you, and I’m appreciative to be your representative.”
Strauss, 22, affiliated the acme from Miss World 2013, Megan Young of the Philippines. She won the appellation over runner-up Miss Hungary Edina Kulcsar. Miss United States Elizabeth Safrit took third place.
Strauss, a fourth-year medical apprentice at University of the Free State, put her studies on authority afterwards actuality crowned Miss South Africa in March. In her official Miss World 2014 addition video, she credits above South African President Nelson Mandela with paving the way for her to accompany a career in anesthetic by creating a autonomous South Africa.
Strauss said she looked advanced to continuing the bequest of Miss World CEO Julia Morley, architect of “Beauty With a Purpose,” a nonprofit that supports altruistic projects of Miss World contestants.
The focus on accommodating acts helps adverse criticism that the celebration promotes apparent images of women through swimsuit competitions and carnal black gowns. As Miss South Africa, Strauss has answer projects in women’s rights, bloom and education, including one to accommodate menstruation apprenticeship to schoolgirls in South Africa.